May 20, 2024

FORT LAUDERDALE, Fla. – Associated Builders and Contractors Florida East Coast Chapter (ABC-FEC) is pleased to announce that Sonny Maken has joined as Chief Operating Officer.

In this role, Maken will be responsible for the daily business operations and administration of the ABC-FEC family of companies, including ABC-FEC, ABC Institute and ABC Cares Foundation.

“Sonny is a seasoned business executive with experience developing and executing all layers of strategy and operations,” said Peter Dyga, president and CEO of ABC-FEC. “His skill set will be the perfect fit for ABC-FEC as we continue to grow and service Florida’s commercial construction industry.”

Maken joins ABC-FEC with significant experience in development, operations, management, acquisition, and forecasting in public, private and non-profit sectors. Prior to joining ABC-FEC, Maken worked as Chief Development Officer for a local city government He is also the founder and CEO of The Maken Group, a firm specializing in consulting and advisory services, real estate and mergers and acquisitions.

He received his undergraduate degree from Georgetown University and his Master of Business Administration from Northwestern University, Kellogg School of Management. He also holds his Certified Commercial Investment Member (CCIM) designation.


About Associated Builders and Contractors Florida East Coast Chapter (ABC FEC)
The East Coast Chapter represents General and Specialty Contractors, associate and supplier members from Key West to Brevard County who share ABC’s belief in open and competitive processes, in the importance of industry education, training and safety services, and in the role the association plays in these areas. For more information, call: 954-984-0075 or visit:

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