PEDCO Welcomes Two Strategic Hires to Propel Future Growth

PEDCO Welcomes Two Strategic Hires to Propel Future Growth 

CINCINNATI, OH — PEDCO E&A Services, Inc. ( a full-service engineering design and consulting firm, announced the recent addition of two new managers to their experienced management team.  Chad Kelly serves as Industrial Market Leader and Ghassan Sudani takes on the role of Structural Department Manager.  PEDCO CEO Mike Walsh states, “We are thrilled to welcome Chad and Ghassan and look forward to the benefit of their personal expertise and leadership skills. These talented individuals will instantly impact the PEDCO team, bringing with them years of unique experience.” 



Chad Kelly, P.E., joins PEDCO bringing with him over 20 years of experience in Project Management and Mechanical Engineering.  Serving in multiple management and leadership positions, Chad offers a strong combination of technical knowledge and team-building skills.  Chad has overseen numerous multimillion-dollar projects, ensuring quality work completed on-time and on-budget. Chad earned a BS in Mechanical Engineering, as well as certifications as a PE and PMP.  

As Industrial Market Leader, Chad will spearhead the entire Industrial Market. By analyzing the market and implementing steps to achieve goals and benchmarks, Chad will lead the Industrial Market of PEDCO to new heights. In addition to serving as a member of the leadership team, Chad will continue to build and create new relationships within the industrial market and oversee a team of Project Managers.

Ghassan Sudani, Ph. D., P.E. serves as the new Structural Department Manager for PEDCO. Ghassan has garnered extensive education and experience in Structural Engineering, including a Masters and Ph. D. in civil and structural engineering as well as managerial skills in multiple industries. Ghassan is a licensed professional engineer in 13 states and will use his broad range of knowledge and exposure to lead PEDCO’s structural department.  

In this role, Ghassan will determine growth goals for the structural department and implement and oversee steps to achieve those goals. As a discipline leader, Ghassan will foster a culture of innovation and creativity, always striving for excellence and improving the customer experience. Coordinating with other discipline leaders to meet and often exceed PEDCO’s quality expectations will also be a part of Ghassan’s role.