Richard “Rick” was involved in construction during college and ever
since graduating in 1983 with a degree in Construction Administration
from the University of Wisconsin – Madison. Rick got hands-on
experience in the field, first as a laborer and carpenter; A few years
later, he worked into estimating and project management. Rick also
spent several years as a construction manager for an international
restaurant corporation where he learned project development from the
ground up. In 1994 Rick started the commercial division of Braden
construction, and today has completed hundreds of successful projects.
Rick spends his free time working on his “hobby farm” in Eureka WI,
taking Mountain adventures or enjoying one of the many winter and
summer sports he loves.