We achieve success for our customers by maintaining an emphasis on safety, budget, and schedule.
PRESIDENT / CHIEF OPERATING OFFICER linkedin
Robert Kaehler started as an apprentice in 1973, Project Manager in 1980, Vice President in 1995, Executive Vice President in 1997 and during April 2012 elevated to President. Thru April 2012, he oversaw the Major Accounts Division. His large project experience is an enormous asset to present and future clients along with his understanding of the strategic and financial issues facing our industry today. His leadership in managing the Major Accounts Division’s tremendous growth has not only resulted in completion of some of the Hudson Valley’s largest projects but also allowed our emergence as a nationally recognized contractor. Bob’s experience and integrity has resulted in long term relationships with the top builders and owners in the Hudson Valley. He is a Board member of the Dutchess County Economic Development Advisor Council, Board member and past President of the Construction Contractors Association, Board member and Vice Chairman of the Orange County Partnership, Board member of the National Electrical Contractor Association, Board member of T-SEC.
Charles C. Tallardy, III
CHIEF EXECUTIVE OFFICER / CHAIRMAN OF THE BOARD linkedin
Charles C. Tallardy, III has been in the electrical contracting industry since 1966. Since 1983, he was the President and sole shareholder of Perreca Electric Co., Inc. During April 2012, Carl was elevated to Chairman of the Board/CEO. The company initially started as a small service firm with few employees. He expanded the company’s scope to include and embrace new technologies and techniques while implementing industry leading safety and quality programs, by doing so, the company now employs hundreds of technicians and operates in several states.
CHIEF FINANCIAL OFFICER linkedin
Julie Forman joined the Perreca management team August 2007. She began her career in 1989 at Marden Harrison & Kreuter a division of JH Cohn obtaining the position of senior manager. She brings years of experience in dealing with construction contractors, real estate developers and managers. She handled all aspects of client service from traditional accounting and auditing services to tax services. She obtained a Bachelor of Business Administration degree from Pace University in 1989. She is a certified public accountant (CPA) registered in the State of New York since 1993. She is a member of the American Institute of Certified Public Accountants and the New York State Society of Certified Public Accountants. In December 2009, she obtained her professional certification as a Certified Construction Industry Financial Professional (CCIFP).