Good leadership is much more than a company title or position. It begins with a passion for quality and a drive to move individuals and an organization forward. At BEAR Construction, we define good leadership as the ability to listen, learn, teach and grow.

Our leaders bring an enthusiasm for construction and a dedication to client service. We are constantly looking for ways to improve our service, fine-tune our delivery, innovate and create according to client needs and specifications.

BEAR Construction is committed to outstanding workmanship, customer service and value in every aspect of construction. Through strong leadership and collaboration, we work to exceed our clients’ expectations on every project.

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From left: Scott Kurinsky, George Wienold, H. Dennis Hill, and James Wienold

George Wienold

CEO and Owner

  • Co-founded BEAR Construction, 1984
  • Executive in charge of overall project management and delivery of services companywide
  • Southern Illinois University, Bachelor's degree, Business Administration/ Finance Minor in Real Estate
  • 10 years experience as union carpenter before starting BEAR Construction
  • Professional Affiliations: CREN, BOMA, 7x24, AFE, ASA, HACIA

James Wienold

President and Owner, LEED AP

  • Co-founded BEAR Construction, 1984
  • Executive in charge of Healthcare Division
  • University of Wisconsin-Stout, Bachelor's degree, Building Science/Construction Management; Graduated Magna Cum Laude
  • Professional Affiliations: CREN, AFE, HESNI, ASHE, USGBC
  • ASHE-Healthcare Construction Certification

Scott Kurinsky

Executive V.P., LEED AP

  • BEAR Construction since 1987
  • Executive in charge of 1 N. LaSalle, Suite 2700 office and company team of project managers; Direct involvement in most interior projects
  • Successfully completed over 10,000,000 SF of interior space
  • Northeast Missouri State University, Bachelor's degree, Business Administration/Marketing
  • Professional Affiliation: CREN

H. Dennis Hill

Senior V.P.

  • BEAR Construction since 2002
  • Executive in charge of Estimating and Pre-Construction Services, including all budgeting and bidding
  • College of DuPage - Associates in Applied Sciences
  • ASPE Certification


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