Naples, Fla./February 9, 2007 - WilsonMiller Vice President and Principal Michael H. Maxwell, P.S.M., has been promoted to Corporate Business Unit Leader of Survey and Mapping. He previously served as Lower Southwest Florida Regional Manager of the business unit, which precisely locates and documents information to define real estate rights, geographic boundaries, and topographic features.
Maxwell, who has spent his entire 27-year career with WilsonMiller, has been responsible for all types of surveys for public and private clients covering several thousand acres in Southwest Florida. He also occupies a leadership role in industry organizations.
“Mike’s experience, expertise, and commitment to WilsonMiller make him the ideal choice to head our surveying and mapping operations company-wide,” said WilsonMiller President Fermin A. Diaz, P.E.
A licensed Professional Surveyor and Mapper (P.S.M.), Maxwell has been responsible for boundary, topographic, and jurisdictional surveys, as well as construction stakeouts, for several thousand acres in Southwest Florida. He has managed major surveying projects for private clients and governmental agencies that include Collier County, Key West, the South Florida Water Management District, and the Florida Department of Environmental Protection.
He also has served his local community, Collier County, and the state of Florida through his volunteer activities with the Education Foundation of Collier County, Boy Scouts of America, and the Florida Surveying and Mapping Society (FSMS). He served as FSMS president in 2002, when he was named Surveyor of the Year, and president of Collier-Lee Chapter in 1995. He received the FSMS Outstanding Professional Award for Civic Contributions in 1999.
Currently a member of the FSMS Board of Directors, Maxwell is serving in his third year as a National Society of Professional Surveyors Governor representing Florida. As such, he acts on behalf of the entire Florida surveying community in legislative and other matters.
A multidisciplinary planning, design, engineering, and surveying firm with 10 Florida offices from Northwest Florida to its corporate headquarters in Naples, WilsonMiller celebrated its 50th anniversary in 2006. The firm offers a single source of high-level, diverse services for land development, infrastructure, transportation, and resource management projects for public and private clients throughout Florida and beyond. WilsonMiller was ranked 145th on Engineering News-Record’s 2006 list of the Top 500 Design Firms in the United States. The main office is located in the Wilson Professional Building, 3200 Bailey Lane, Suite 200, Naples, FL 34105.
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Kathy Prutos, Business Communications Manager
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