Management Team

Nolan Ploegman, MBA
Nolan Ploegman, MBA President & CEO

Nolan Ploegman joined Concord Projects Ltd. in 2005 and oversees all aspects of the company. Nolan has attained a Master of Business Administration (MBA) as well as a Bachelor of Commerce (Honours), majoring in finance and accounting, from the Asper School of Business. Nolan’s experience and knowledge in real estate development, real estate investing and property management also provide clients with added value. Nolan serves as Board Member and Vice Chair of YFC Winnipeg.

Harald Schulz
Harald Schulz Senior Vice President, Pre-Construction

Harald Schulz started at Concord Projects in 1988 and has accumulated extensive experience in facilities and project management, land development, civic liason, job costing and contract negotiations. His primary roles with the company are business development, project management and estimating. He graduated from Red River College with Honours and has a Diploma in Business Administration. His responsibilities include ensuring that project costs and details are managed in the client’s best interests.

Ed Belisle
Ed Belisle Senior Vice President, Construction

Ed Belisle has been contributing to our clients' and Concord's success for over 16 years in construction supervisor and manager roles. Today, as Senior Vice President of Construction, Ed oversees the entire construction department along with Martin Lam. In addition, Ed oversees a portfolio of projects and has a special focus on our construction staff development and post-construction and warranty programs. Ed studied Civil Engineering Technology at Red River College and holds an Office and Business Administration Diploma from Assiniboine Community College.

Martin Lam, C.E.T., G.S.C.
Martin Lam, C.E.T., G.S.C. Vice President, Construction

Martin Lam joined Concord Projects in 1998 working his way through the construction department first as a co-op student to now as Vice President of Construction, overseeing the entire construction department along with Ed Belisle. In addition to overseeing a portfolio of projects, Martin draws on his decades of experience to lead Concord's quality control and health and safety programs. Martin is a Certified Engineering Technologist (C.E.T.) and is Gold Seal Certified by the Canadian Construction Association. He holds a Diploma of Civil Technology from Red River College and a Bachelor of Environmental Studies from the Faculty of Architecture at the University of Manitoba.

Ted Paetkau, P. Eng.
Ted Paetkau, P. Eng. Founder

As a professional engineer, Ted has worked in the construction industry since 1972 and founded Concord Projects Ltd. in 1978. Although no longer actively managing the day-to-day operations of the company, Ted is still involved in select projects and provides his oversight, guidance and experience to the Management Team. Ted also founded the Concord Projects Foundation in 2017. Ted is a Board Member and Past Chair of iDE-Canada and also a Board Member of iDE International.