George Zlotnick


George founded Zlotnick Construction after returning from combat in World War II. He has stayed an integral part of the company, even asking to operate equipment, right up until his passing in 2019. While he is greatly missed by his family and friends, George’s legacy continues through the hard work of his son and grandsons.

Gregory G. Zlotnick

President & CEO

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B.S. Civil Engineering, 1972, University of Connecticut 

Greg has worked with the company since he was a child.  He has over 55 years experience in the industry and oversees all operations of the company.  In his time as President and CEO he has steadily grown and led the company to be one of the most respected contractors in the region.

Greg enjoys spending time with his family, telling jokes, cooking, golfing, and fine tequila. 

Peter G. Zlotnick        

Vice President & Corporate Secretary

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M.S. Construction Administration, 2010, Columbia University
B.S. Business Administration, 2007, University of Connecticut

Peter began with the company as a laborer and has transitioned to his current position overseeing administrative aspects of the company, including accounting, estimating, marketing, and operations. 

He also proudly serves in the CT Air National Guard, flying the C-130 Hercules.

Peter enjoys spending time with his wife Karyn and their 95 lb. puppy Leo, his family and friends, golfing, traveling and anything aeronautical.   

Gregory G. Zlotnick Jr.

Vice President

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B.S. Turf Grass & Soil Sciences, 2013, University of Connecticut

Gregory has been operating equipment since he was a young boy, and as such, appropriately leads the company’s sitework division.  He has steadily grown the company’s inventory of equipment, sitework related revenues, and has implemented state-of-the-art heavy/civil GPS and estimating technologies. 

Gregory enjoys spending time with his Australian Shepard Annie, who frequently joins him onsite, his family and friends, fishing and golfing.

Mitch Arons, CPA

Chief Financial Officer

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Mitch is a detail oriented, results driven Controller/CFO with over 25 years of experience in the construction and manufacturing industries.

Joseph R. Ruiz

Chief Estimator

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Architectural Drafting Certificate, Porter and Chester Institute

Joe’s experience in construction has been focused on estimating residential and commercial projects. Prior to joining Zlotnick, he led estimating operations for a regional drywall contractor.  He is responsible for all aspects of estimating and business development for Zlotnick.

Joe enjoys biking, skiing, camping, hiking, traveling, automobiles and listening to jazz and classic rock music.

Lisa Fassbender

Accounts Payable

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Lisa has worked in nearly all departments of the company.  Currently she manages accounts payable, accounts receivable, payroll, and the company’s I.T. infrastructure. 

Lisa enjoys visiting her family, camping and vacationing in North Carolina.

Michael J. McConnell

Project Manager

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Mike began working for a regional flooring company before gaining employment at Zlotnick.  He has worked as a Carpenter, Superintendent, and is now a Project Manager for the company.

Mike enjoys spending time with his family at their cabin in upstate New York where he hunts, fishes and snowmobiles. 

Thomas Pereira

Estimator & Project Manager

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B.S. Construction Management, 2008, Central Connecticut State University

Tom began working with his family’s company sweeping floors and then became a foreman before taking on the responsibilities of Estimator and Project Manager. Those skills have served him well as he is now a versatile team player for Zlotnick, working in both roles.

Tom enjoys cooking for his family and friends, shooting sports, and at one point ran his own Martial Arts school.

Pauline Vromans

Office Manager & Administration

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