Leadership Team


Meet Watson Construction Group, Inc.’s team of experienced leaders.


Gary Landschoot

President and Chief Operating Officer

Gary Landschoot brings the company more than 30 years of experience in the engineering and construction management industry. Most notably, he served as senior vice president of Florida operations for an engineering and construction firm, managing eight offices and over 400 employees. As part of his appointment, Watson Construction Group, Inc. will undergo growth and expansion into new Florida markets.



Markus Paridon

Director of Operations

Markus Paridon is the director of operations at Watson Construction Group, Inc. He is an active leader who provides supervision and guidance to all four specialty divisions within the company. Markus also oversees the office personnel and the daily technical operations, ensuring the Watson Construction Group, Inc. maintains a high quality of work.

Previously, Markus served 26 years in the US Army, where he was named Non-Commissioned Officer of the Year in 2011. He graduated with honors from Southern Illinois University with a bachelor’s degree in Workforce Education. Markus also graduated from Webster University with a Master of Science in Human Resources Development.



Dennis Clarke

Account Manager

Dennis Clarke is the Accounting Manager at Watson Construction Group, Inc. Dennis earned a Bachelor of Science degree in Accounting from Robert Morris University and a Master of Business Administration from the Joseph M. Katz Graduate School of Business, University of Pittsburgh, in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania.