Michael Meads started with Cape Associates in 2005 and is one of our most tenured and experienced jobsite superintendents. His attention to detail and knack for perfection have earned him this top-spot. Team communication, paramount to any project’s success, is one of Mike’s many strong points. His ability to head-off problems before they arise has resulted in projects staying on-track. His interpersonal skills help to create a collaborative team atmosphere, whether it be tempering abutting neighbor personalities or coordinating multiple subcontractors.
Mike takes incredible care to improve the skills and lives of his fellow employees at Cape Associates. He is a great resource to the guys on his own jobs and to those that call him regularly with questions from other jobs. He guides the carpenters that he stewards to strive for perfection in every task at hand. His quality, commitment and integrity shows in all his work and continues throughout the employees he works beside. Michael has the right qualities as a team leader for the different crews he has worked with and gets the most out of everyone while maintaining a good working environment for all of his team. Mike has been a role model for some of the guys that started out with little experience but have grown under his leadership. “Mike is a true leader amongst our project staff. He has a great way of developing younger employees by explaining things in a way that is very tangible and understandable to the individual,” says Matt Cole, CEO of Cape Associates.
In 2015, Mike won the company’s Michael H. Cole Mentor Award, an honor nominated by employees and selected by the Cape Associates Employee Communications Committee. The award recognizes someone who has promoted the education and career advancement of their fellow employees. This recipient exhibits a consistent effort to nurture the success and advancement of fellow employees through training, encouragement and mentoring.
Mike is a true asset to Cape Associates, and clearly defines our motto of commitment, quality and integrity.