Bernie Kroen – Superintendent
Bernard “Bernie” Kroen has joined SiliconX Construction as a superintendent. He has more than a quarter-century of experience with various general contractors in Northern California, the majority of that as a superintendent with South Bay Construction.
Bernie got his start in construction in high school, performing manual labor for a general contractor in the summers. During this time, he gained hands-on experience at everything from reading construction plans and framing buildings to operating a backhoe. Over the course of his career, Bernie has worked on a wide variety of construction projects, including Class “A” office build-outs, financial institutions, retail space, and all kinds of high technology facilities. One of his more notable clients was Apple, with Bernie’s responsibilities including meeting regularly with executives and department heads, developing scopes of work, and overseeing all aspects of projects from start to finish.
Bernie has lived in the Silicon Valley all of his life, excluding a stint serving in the U.S. Army from 1985 to 1988. He and his family reside in Morgan Hill.