PDC Announces Leadership Group Additions
Matt Stone and Craig Knight promoted
Matt Stone, PE, Principal
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Anchorage/Fairbanks, Alaska – September 23, 2015: PDC Inc. Engineers is pleased to announce several promotions and new additions to its leadership group. Matt Stone, PE, has advanced to become a Principal of the firm. He is the youngest person to achieve this status which is the pinnacle within PDC’s leadership structure. Stone joined PDC in 2002 and has 17 years of civil engineering and management experience. He has managed the civil department since 2012 and in 2015 he took responsibility for PDC’s business development endeavors. Stone is also active within the industry. He is on the Advisory Board of the University of Alaska Fairbanks Civil and Environmental Engineering Department as well as on the Board of Anchorage Tomorrow. Stone was instrumental in establishing the Fairbanks chapter of Institute of Transportation Engineers (ITE) in 2014, and is the President-Elect of the Alaska Section of the American Council of Engineering Companies (ACEC). Stone was recognized in 2013 as one of the top 15 professionals, 40-years-old or younger, working in the civil engineering industry in the United States.
Craig Knight, PLS, was selected as an Associate and is the newest addition to PDC’s leadership team. He is based out of the firm’s Fairbanks office but provides services statewide. Knight has over 23 years of experience in surveying, engineering, GIS, and he possesses a high degree of technical competence with AutoCad, ArcGIS, and RTK GPS. Prior to joining PDC, Knight owned and operated a 30-person multi-office firm that provided GIS, CAD, and professional surveying services. He is active in the industry serving as a member of the Alaska Society of Professional Land Surveyors, AutoDesk Users Group International, and the National Society of Professional Surveyors.
These leadership advancements recognizes both Stone and Knight’s ability to move forward PDC’s vision and providing outstanding service to our clients and teaming partners.
PDC is a full-service engineering, planning, and survey firm dedicated to cold region design. To learn more about this 100-percent employee-owned, award winning firm, visit www.pdceng.com