Solving the Puzzle of the Skills Gap
Gwinnett county resident Marc Townsend is currently the Commercial Plumbing Division Manager at Place Services, Inc. located in Canton, GA. He has 40 years in the Plumbing and Mechanical trades industry, with extensive knowledge and licensing in Water, Oil, Gas, Steam and Process Piping. He has been involved in several high profile projects in his career such as The Mercedes Benz Stadium, The Fox Theater, Omni Hotels, CNN Center, State Farm Arena, Etc. Marc is passionate about the mechanical trades industry and frequently speaks to groups about the trades and how to overcome the shortage of the projects workforce. He has been married to his wife Carole who is a well-known author and speaker for 20 years. They have four children and two grandchildren. He and his wife are (almost) empty-nesters, if you don’t count the three dogs who still live, very comfortably, at home.