ST. LOUIS – John Hilmes, CPA, has joined Byrne & Jones Construction to serve as its chief financial officer. Byrne & Jones is one of the largest commercial paving companies in Metro St. Louis and has offices in Peoria, Ill. and Omaha, Neb. The firm performs asphalt, concrete, sports, soil stabilization, micro surfacing and marine construction.
Hilmes (left) has more than 30 years’ experience in finance. He will oversee all financial aspects Byrne & Jones, including accounting, cash management, financial statement preparation, budgeting, annual audit and review, payroll, and tax management.
Hilmes has a degree in accounting from University of Missouri-St. Louis and earned an MBA from Southern Illinois University in Edwardsville.
— From the Illinois Business Journal