Robert M. Scaer, left, and Paul D. Nowicki.


ARTBA member Gannett Fleming, a global engineering and infrastructure firm, named company veterans Robert M. Scaer as chairman of the board and CEO; and Paul D. Nowicki as president and chief operating officer, effective Jan. 7.

Scaer started with the company in 1982 and served as president and COO since 2009. He is responsible for formulating and implementing the strategic action plan that guides the 100-year-old firm and drives its continued growth and expansion into new markets.

Nowicki, who succeeds Scaer, is responsible for establishing Gannett Fleming’s comprehensive goals for performance, leading the day-to-day direction and operations, and overseeing the overall performance of the company, which is headquartered in Harrisburg, Pennsylvania.

Read the company’s announcement.