Carl E. Petrillo
YPIE Board Vice Chairman; Chairman, Yonkers Contracting Company, Inc.
Carl Petrillo has served as Chairman for the past five years for Yonkers Contracting Company, Inc., a heavy civil contractor founded in 1946, focused on infrastructure construction for public and private clients.
A proponent of community involvement, Mr. Petrillo has received numerous recognitions from various humanitarian organizations, as well as for his business leadership. Currently, he serves as the Vice Chair of St. Joseph’s Medical Center and Yonkers Partners in Education.
Mr. Petrillo started his career as an assistant superintendent for Yonkers Contracting Company, Inc., where he rose to become the firm’s President and CEO.
During his 30-year tenure as Chief Executive Officer, his vision and guidance made the family-owned firm one of the most well respected businesses in the construction industry in the New York Metropolitan area. His business acumen diversified the company to encompass all areas of heavy civil construction, including highways, bridges, rail, transit, water/wastewater, and energy/environmental projects.
Both the firm and Mr. Petrillo are active members of the Westchester community. Mr. Petrillo is a graduate of Lehigh University’s School of Business Administration.