Tom has been in the construction industry since 1974. He has earned a reputation for performance which has provided the opportunity to build many notable, diverse projects in Southern California. Working in harmony with owners, developers, and clients Tom has an excellent reputation for crafting solutions and building consensus throughout the project life-cycle. He has managed over a billion of dollars worth of both private and public construction projects, while continuously looking for cost and schedule savings for our clients. He has a proven track record within the San Diego building community which reinforces the core values of integrity and quality of work that our company holds in highest regard.
Tom has had the opportunity to complete 45 hospitality projects to date, valued in excess of $190 Million. Sample projects include the recently completed Holiday Inn at Harbor and Nimitz, Marriott Desert Springs (Phase 2), and Marriott Shadow Ridge Resort.
He is also very experienced in challenging renovation projects. He has been involved in the successful completion of 123 renovation projects, totaling in excess of $350 Million. Notable examples are the Liberty Station Marketplace, the Old Police Headquarters, and the Hall of Champions, all of which are Historical renovations.
Another of Cannon’s strengths is managing the construction of office buildings and tenant improvement work. Tom has completed 52 office buildings totaling in excess of $350Million. Most notable of these projects are the Torrey Reserve Campus, General Instrument/Motorola, and Pacific Corporate Center. He has also completed 8 Medical Office Buildings.
Tom has vast experience in Multi-Family and Hospitality construction. To date he’s completed in excess of $500 Million in multi-family facilities, including Student Housing, Affordable Housing, Assisted Living, For-Sale and Rental properties. Projects include Commercial 22nd Street – Family Affordable and Senior Housing, the San Pasqual Academy, and USD Alcala’ and Missions Housing.
His reputation for crafting solutions while saving on cost and schedule has also allowed him to work on some unique entertainment and retail projects as well. Some highlights of his entertainment projects are the San Diego Zoo – Koala Exhibit, the Sea World Sand Diego Turtles Exhibit and the Sea World San Diego Journey to Atlantis. He has completed complicated retail projects including the Del Mar Plaza, Naval Training Center (NTC) – 9 buildings, and La Jolla Village Square.
Tom also has worked on educational facilities from K-12 to Universities. Work has been completed at Cathedral High School, Lemon Grove Middle School, USD, UCSD, SDCCD, and PLNU.
Tom’s work has also includes a variety of parking structures, OSHPD projects, and Hi Tech facilities. As Regional Director, Tom brings an expert level of experience and commitment to each project and to Cannon Constructors. He continues to uphold Cannon’s high standards for quality.