Middough Expands Its Executive Team with Key New Hire

Author: Paula Stoneman, Director of Marketing | February 27, 2023

Mark Seifried, SVP & GM - Cleveland, OH & Buffalo, NY

CLEVELAND, Ohio (February 27, 2023) — Middough Inc. is proud to announce and welcome Mark Seifried, PE, PMP, as a Senior Vice President and General Manager of its Cleveland, OH, and Buffalo, NY offices.

Mark will oversee the daily operations of the two offices in collaboration with functional leaders. He will provide leadership for growth, strategic initiatives, relationship building, project execution, and resource management activities to achieve company goals and objectives for safety, quality, financial performance, and strategic development.

“We are thrilled to have Mark join our team,” said Ron Ledin, Chairman and CEO of Middough.  “He is a highly experienced and respected engineering solutions executive with a proven track record of providing oversight of client projects, leading strategic planning efforts, driving growth and profitability, maintaining a high-quality workforce and a high level of client satisfaction.” 

Mark is a second-generation engineer whose father was a PE who worked for Middough in the late 1980s. Following in his father’s footsteps as a licensed professional engineer, Mark brings over 20 years of experience in civil/structural design, integrated project delivery, and large-scale construction project controls consulting and coaching. His specialties include CPM scheduling development, updating, and expert reporting; change order, cost, schedule, and damage analysis; construction claims analysis/management and litigation support; advanced 4D BIM applications & field implementation; and Lean Construction techniques. Additionally, he has extensive experience with infrastructure and facility design projects and has managed various water and wastewater projects.

“It is an exciting time to be joining Middough,” said Seifried.  “With continuous improvement as one of our core values, I’m eager to collaborate with Middough’s talented subject matter experts to bring innovative solutions and long-term value to our clients.” 

Outside of work, Mark has been a Member Volunteer for the Chagrin Valley Jaycees for over a decade and serves as Head Coach of the basketball, football, lacrosse, soccer, and baseball teams for the Kenston Community Education recreation program in Chagrin Falls, OH.

Mark holds a Master of Business Administration in Marketing & Finance from Cleveland State University and a Bachelor of Science in Civil Engineering from The Ohio State University. 

Additional Information

Crain's Cleveland: People on the Move: Mark Seifried | Crain's Cleveland Business (crainscleveland.com) 

Crain's New York: People on the Move: Mark Seifried | Crain's New York Business (crainsnewyork.com)

About Middough Inc.
Since 1950, Middough Inc. has been recognized for its performance as a leading provider of technical consulting, engineering, architecture, procurement, and construction management services. With regional offices in Cleveland, Chicago, Toledo, Pittsburgh, and additional offices nationally, Middough provides a full range of business and technical expertise to the Agribusiness, Chemicals, Food and Consumer Products, Manufacturing, Metals, Oil and Gas, Pharma/biotech, Power, and Refining industries. For more information about Middough, visit