Bo Calbert joined McCarthy more than 34 years ago, during which he has worked in four of the company’s divisions in a variety of positions, quickly ascending through the ranks thanks to his leadership skills and in-depth knowledge of construction and business acumen. Over the past decade, Bo’s leadership of the Southwest has entailed expanding the company’s geographic footprint beyond Arizona and into Nevada, New Mexico and Colorado, as well as developing new and existing market sectors. Most recently, he has been instrumental in the guided growth national business teams in solar and renewable energy, water/wastewater treatment and infrastructure. In addition, he is actively involved with McCarthy's workforce development initiative.
Bo’s personal experience as a builder spans across more than 10 states in multiple industries, including healthcare, water/wastewater, hospitality, office and public works. His range of experience, combined with the varied market needs have served as a foundation for establishing the Southwest Region's diverse business services and earned McCarthy Southwest recognition as 2014 Contractor of the Year by Engineering News Record Southwest.
Outside of McCarthy, Bo is actively engaged in the community and industry, serving as an advisory board member for the Alliance for Construction Excellence and to the president of Scottsdale Community College. He is a board member of the Arizona Chamber of Commerce and also serves as member of Greater Phoenix Leadership and the Associated General Contractors’ Project Delivery Committee.