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March 20, 2017 – EXP is happy to announce that Todd K. Wager has joined the company in the position of Chief Strategy Officer. In this newly created role, Wager is responsible for leading the company’s overall corporate strategy, including long-term strategic planning, business development, marketing, joint ventures and industry partnerships. Working alongside the executive leadership team, he will partner with key stakeholders to develop and prioritize strategies and help determine the appropriate resources needed to effectively position EXP in the marketplace. EXP Chairman and Co-CEO Ivan Dvorak explained the reasoning behind Wager’s appointment: “EXP is growing and has the potential for further growth in the future. I am delighted that Todd Wager – an experienced, international executive – is joining us to work on the further strategic development of EXP.”
Mr. Wager is a senior leader with over 25 years of international experience. Before joining EXP, he was chief operating officer at Cardno where he led day-to-day operations, streamlined business processes to drive organic growth, and prioritized customer, employee, and organizational requirements. Prior to that, he worked for 20 years at Parsons Corporation where he managed groups working on a range of infrastructure and environmental projects in the oil, gas, transportation, government and water sectors. Mr. Wager’s most recent role was as President of the organization’s Transportation group, a role he took after serving as President of the Government Services group.
After getting a Bachelor’s degree from the University of Illinois at Chicago, Mr. Wager went on to Georgetown University where he completed his Master’s degree, graduating with honors. He is also graduate of the International Security Program at Stanford University and completed the Advanced Management Program at Harvard Business School. Mr. Wager has been involved with numerous industry and academic advisory groups and is an active life member of the Council on Foreign Relations in New York.
Ivan Dvorak continued, “EXP is building on our broad solutions portfolio, powerful operations, and strong industry expertise. For us, this is the basis of our growth path ahead. We focus on full service offerings, scalable operations, cutting-edge solutions and strong client relationships as we aim to become our client’s preferred engineering partner. Todd Wager’s role is very important as we are in the process of developing our plans for the future.”