Construction's Answer Man
Joe Neussendorfer
  • Joe Neussendorfer, CSI, ASQ, ASTM, ASPE, ASCE Affil. Mbr., has served the construction industry for 40 years. He is known as the "go to" person to help solve construction industry relations problems. He has extensive experience in construction communications, marketing, customer relationship management (CRM), website development and content creation, governmental relations, public relations, and non-profit association management. He has created and authored numerous construction industry publications including magazines, newspapers, newsletters, annual reports, and construction industry forecasts. He is a Life Member of the Economic Club of Detroit. Joe is the recipient of the Robert Boger Award for Outstanding Construction Industry Journalism. The award is named after the late publisher of Engineering News Record Magazine. Joe also has a vast knowledge of construction industry history both in the United States and around the world, having visited some 30 countries.
  • Joe Neussendorfer is a 1973 graduate of Kettering University.
  • Over the past 40 years, Joe Neussendorfer has prepared economic forecasts for the construction industry and has served as an economic advisor to former Michigan Governors William G. Milliken and James J. Blanchard. He is the past chairman of the Detroit Area Economic Forum, past editor of the Economics Society of Michigan Newsletter, Member of the Detroit Area Business Economists, member of the Oakland County Executive's Business Roundtable for Economic Development. He is an Associate Member of the American Bar Association and its Forum on the Construction Industry. He is a longtime member of The Engineering Society of Detroit. He also gives lectures on construction economics for the Michigan House of Representatives Speakers Bureau.
  • Joe Neussendorfer is a life-long member of the national Construction Writers Association. CWA is the premier group representing writers in the construction/architecture/engineering community in the United States. Visitors to this site are encouraged to also visit the CWA website:
  • Joe Neussendorfer is the President and Chief Executive Officer of U.S. Construction Research, a research and informational brokerage firm offering research, survey, and focus group studies and reports for America's construction industry. This company is a member of the German American Chamber of Commerce.
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  • Joe Neussendorfer is a Life Member of the American Legion and a Life Member of the Disabled American Veterans (DAV).

My Favorite Links:

The American Legion

Disabled American Veterans

American Society for Quality

American Society of Professional Estimators

Construction Specifications Institute

American Society for Testing & Materials

Engineering Society of Detroit

American Society of Civil Engineers

Michigan Apprenticeship Steering Committee

Masonry Systems

Joe Neussendorfer acquired the nickname "Construction Answer Man" in 1970.

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