Why Renaissance Global?
Mission objectives: Investigate. Evaluate. Design. Engineer. Manage.
Renaissance Global Services is a project management, construction inspection and site remediation consulting firm with a concentration in the utility, pharmaceutical/life science, real estate and environmental industries. Our highly experienced team leverages decades of experience and a military-inspired discipline to evaluate, develop and manage projects for both the private and public sectors. We work closely with our clients to technically review and develop solutions to site issues across multiple disciplines from the ground up. The Renaissance Global Services model is efficiency-centric with a focus on quality. We are committed to ensuring best practices and the highest standards across all areas of service.
Pillars of Service
Renaissance Global Services manages facility and capital construction projects for private clients including pharmaceutical companies. Delivering our clients’ projects efficiently, with the highest quality control is at the forefront of decisions we make. Project elements include turn-key services, from the initial feasibility study, managing design and engineering firms, construction oversight, to the final turnover package to the client. With Subject Matter Experts in all technical fields, RGS is able to respond to clients' varied projects demands.
Our project inspectors' extensive knowledge in their field of expertise gives Renaissance Global Services a unique position to manage varied site inspections. We meet with key representatives to determine project objectives, review estimates and monitor milestones and progress, as well as manage aspects of contract procedures, dispute resolution and safety plans.
Site remediation & environmental restoration
With effective environmental remediation and restoration practices, a project cannot only meet state and federal guidelines, it can exceed them. With our knowledge of environmental regulations, Renaissance Global Services' highly trained staff can manage a multitude of environmentally-related projects, including remediation and restoration of contaminated sites.
To learn more about the breadth of Renaissance Global's services and team capabilities, please do not hesitate to contact us.
The Renaissance Global Promise
Renaissance Global Services is a Service-Disabled Veteran-Owned Small Business (SDVOSB), certified by the Veterans Administration. We target the mission and the people — fully committed to delivering effectively and efficiently, with our partners’ and employees’ best interests in mind. We value honesty, loyalty, integrity and leadership. The Renaissance Global Services promise is to deliver first-rate project completion meeting your financial, environmental and developmental needs at every level.
Frank Libutti, Lieutenant General, USMC (Ret.)
President & Chief Executive Officer
Mr. Libutti brings the discipline and commitment of 35 years of highly decorated service in the U.S. Marine Corps to Renaissance Global Services. A graduate of The Citadel, he served in several high-impact assignments, including Vietnam and Somalia, where he oversaw more than 80,000 Marines. Among his extensive roles in the public and private sectors, Gen. Libutti was the New York Police Department’s First Deputy Commissioner of Counter-Terrorism, he oversaw the U.S. Department of Homeland Security intelligence operations as Under Secretary for Information Analysis and Infrastructure Protection, and was Chairman & CEO of Digital Fusion, an engineering and technology firm. His philosophy is rooted in family and supporting the efforts of our veterans.
Thomas C. Zetkulic, PP, AICP, PMP
With an established background in environmental planning, restoration and remediation, Mr. Zetkulic has more than 30 years’ experience managing multi-disciplinary projects. He has worked with a variety of organizations and companies in all facets of project management. He is a licensed Professional Planner and certified Project Management Professional (PMP) and holds Masters’ Degrees from Rutgers University and Oregon State University. With Renaissance Global Services, Mr. Zetkulic manages a team of specialists in a variety of concentrations in the real estate, pharmaceutical and utility sectors to ensure the most thorough, efficient and environmentally sound development for every project.
Emad Youssef, PE
Senior Vice President
Mr. Youssef brings over 35 years’ experience within the built environment with him to Renaissance Global Service. Mr. Youssef’s technical knowledge, experience and education gives him the ability to contribute to each phase of facilities and capital projects, from inception to realization. He has served in several progressive roles including engineering design and construction phase field work, as well as program and project management. Mr. Youssef received his Undergraduate degree in Structural Engineering followed by his Master’s from Rutgers University. Clients he is fortunate to work with include Fortune 100 companies, with a specific focus on major Life Science Companies. Mr. Youssef also served on the New Jersey board of directors of the International Society of Pharmaceutical Engineers (ISPE), and presided over the chapter activities in FY 2000.
Excellence. Experience. Expertise.
Renaissance Global Services’ authority rests in the proficiency of its core project management and construction specialist team members with decades in the field. Each member comes with extensive experience and a deep understanding and knowledge of capital and facilities projects, managing sustainability and regulatory compliance. As an SDVOSB, many Renaissance Global Services employees have served this nation in the armed forces, leveraging their military discipline and dedication to their work with the company.
Joseph J. Grano, Jr.
Mr. Grano is the head of the JJG Family Office. He previously was the CEO of Centurion Holdings and CEO of UBS/Paine Webber.
One major focus for the company is sustainability and energy efficiency programs, risk assessment and due diligence. Mr. Grano has served as Chairman of the Homeland Security Advisory Council and is a decorated veteran.
Anthony Sartor, PhD, PE, PP
As former CEO and now Executive Chairman of the engineering and architecture firm Paulus, Sokolowski & Sartor (PS&S), Mr. Sartor lends more than 50 years as a consultant to Renaissance Global Services. His work with National Grid, a Fortune 500 company, allowed him to manage revenues of up to $1 billion on projects ranging from home and commercial energy services to engineering and planning services. His knowledge is an imperative resource to Renaissance Global Services.
John Sartor, PE
Mr. Sartor is CEO of PS&S. He has played a key role in delivering some of the most successful brownfield redevelopment projects in New Jersey, including the redevelopment of the Hoboken Waterfront and development of Atlantic City’s Borgata Hotel and Casino. PS&S is a growing firm, with more than 250 employees and multiple offices in the region, serving a multitude of sectors including real estate, hospitality and utilities.
Col. Jack Jacobs
During his multiple tours of duty in Vietnam, Col. Jacobs was awarded three Bronze stars, two Silver stars, two Purple Hearts, and the Congressional Medal of Honor, the nation’s highest military decoration. His Colby Award-winning memoir, “If Not Now, When,” was published by Penguin in 2008. He currently holds the McDermott Chair of Humanities and Public Affairs at the U.S. Military Academy at West Point and serves as a military analyst for NBC/MSNBC.
Col. Jacobs was a founder and Chief Operating Officer of AutoFinance Group, and is currently a principal in the Fitzroy Group of London. He is Vice-Chairman of the Congressional Medal of Honor Foundation, and serves on the Board of the National World War II Museum. Col. Jacobs also serves on the Board of the Children of Fallen Patriots Foundation, which aids the families of troops and law enforcement officers killed in action.
Mr. Zito has more than 30 years’ experience as a brand communications and advertising and public relations executive in the sports, financial, pharmaceutical and entertainment industries. As the Executive Vice President and member of the Management Committee of the New York Stock Exchange, Bob built the NYSE’s brand into one of the most respected in the world. He is best known for bringing television to the NYSE trading floor, and creating the daily “must-see” events of high-powered newsmakers ringing the opening and closing bells, creating global visibility for NYSE-listed companies and member firms.
As Sony’s Vice President of corporate communications, he helped rebrand the company as a global entertainment leader following Sony’s acquisitions of CBS Records and Columbia Pictures.
During his time as Chief Communications Officer and a member of the Management Committee of Bristol-Myers Squibb he guided the successful ‘Together we can prevail’ brand campaign, which focused on the company’s mission to help patients prevail over serious diseases. In all three roles, Bob handled many crisis communications assignments ranging from criminal issues, to business interruptions, to executive transitions. At Zito Partners and Ketchum Zito Financial, Bob has helped companies with similar crisis engagements, helping CEOs and Management Committees with critical business and personal issues.
Mr. Jones has served as president and CEO of Robert Wood Johnson University Hospital and Health System in Brunswick, N.J. Outside of his experience at RWJ Health System, Mr. Jones was assistant director at Somerset Medical Center in Somerville, N.J., and assistant director at Barnet Memorial Hospital Center in Paterson, N.J. He has more than 30 years of healthcare management experience.
Mr. Jones has a faculty appointment at Rutgers, The State University of New Jersey in the public health program and a faculty appointment at the University of Medicine and Dentistry of New Jersey's School of Public Health master's program.
Mr. Jones is involved in several national and state professional organizations. He is a fellow of the American College of Healthcare Executives, a past president of the Senior Healthcare Executives Society of New Jersey and a past president of the Assistant Hospital Directors Association of New Jersey.
Before joining the healthcare industry, Mr. Jones served in the United States Air Force from 1966 to 1970. In the Air Force, Mr. Jones was a Russian linguistic.
Renaissance Global Services maintains relationships and joint ventures with suppliers, firms and organizations in the energy, power, pharmaceutical, construction, engineering and architectural fields to tap into resources that can optimize projects for our clients. For additional corporate or biographical information on any of the Executive Team, Core Team or Strategic Advisors please do not hesitate to contact us.
For additional corporate or biographical information on any of the Executive Team, Core Team or Strategic Advisors, please do not hesitate to contact us.
Renaissance Global Services has an established reputation of quality project coordination and management delivery on a variety of ventures ranging in scale and scope. From procurement to energy management to on-site project oversight, every project is directed with leadership, discipline and skill.
Renaissance Global Services currently works closely with leading global biopharma companies for on-site project management services, including acting as owner representatives for their capital projects. Project managers support all aspects of construction oversight and programming of the company’s campus developments. Renaissance Global Services manages a variety of life sciences and pharmaceutical projects that range in scope and complexity in the $1 million to $10 million range. Our team members consistently deliver on project demands, garnering performance recognition and awards at every level.
To meet the demand of stringent natural gas pipeline inspections, Renaissance Global Services’ qualified personnel provides inspection support for utility company construction programs throughout the Northeast region. With the firm’s full-service capabilities, personnel are matched to projects based on pertinent experience, as well as appropriate qualifications and certifications to monitor multiple projects simultaneously. Additional engineering and technical support is provided to supplement construction on projects on an as-needed basis.
Disaster Recovery Services
Sandy Recovery with New York City
Renaissance Global Services coordinated with a Fortune 500 real estate management firm to track contractors executing Superstorm Sandy recovery with New York City Rapid Repairs, a program to help residential property owners rebuild after suffering storm damage. Renaissance Global Services consulted on contractor performance and cost analysis, while weighing-in on potential project pitfalls and challenges. As part of the efforts, Renaissance Global Services was able to identify billing inconsistencies and materials theft, which saved funds and streamlined the program to reinforce integrity and honesty on behalf of NYC Rapid Repairs.
Passaic Valley Sewerage Commission
Renaissance Global Services worked with the Passaic Valley Sewerage Commission to coordinate and document efforts as part of Superstorm Sandy recuperation of a 14-acre plant. The firm’s team of experts performed field surveys and reviewed documentation to identify affected conditions, reporting findings to FEMA for more effective recovery and repair. In addition, Renaissance Global Services helped put a mitigation plan into place and spearheaded a baseline environmental and cultural resource survey on behalf of FEMA, which ensured that practical means and measures to protect, restore and enhance the environment in the event of future disasters were employed to the best efforts possible.
Site Environmental Remediation
In a continued partnership, Renaissance Global Services has worked with Federal Business Centers (FBC) in New Jersey for large-scale site remediation and restoration. A large-scale effort, the earliest project included the preparation of a General Development Plan to decontaminate a site while taking natural resources and protected areas into account, including tidal waters, flood hazard areas, wetlands and other sensitive areas. Environmental activities are conducted under oversight of a Licensed Site Remediation Professional to meet regulatory standards. Many included conceptualization, design and construction, all executed on a fast-track of two years or less.
Extended Renaissance Global Services Portfolio
For more information on these or any Renaissance Global Services projects, please contact us.
Working with Renaissance Global Services
As an SDVOSB, Renaissance Global Services supports those who have proudly served our nation and who have superior experience and skill in project management, utility construction inspections, environmental remediation and restoration and energy efficiency in the construction and project management fields. You will work with an experienced and seasoned team on high-profile projects in a family-minded atmosphere where the opportunity for expansion and personal growth are nurtured.
Medical, dental and vision coverage for employees and families
Company-paid life, short-term disability, and long-term disability insurance for employees
Paid sick leave
Flexible spending accounts for medical/dependent care expenses
401(k) with match
Payment of professional licenses
Online Technical Learning Center
The main mission at Renaissance Global Services, a proud Service-Disabled Veteran Owned Small Business (SDVOSB), is a focus on the people—we treat our employees and our clients with respect, honor and allegiance. Our values embrace respect and dignity. We foster our team’s strengths, challenging them to think creatively and deliver effectively. Renaissance Global Services is leadership, loyalty, support and intelligence. Our employees are our credibility and we stand by this reputation to the fullest extent.
Renaissance Global Services values honesty, loyalty, hard work and acumen among all employees. Included here is a short list of the type of opportunity that can be capitalized on with the firm.
The best candidate will support every aspect of the assigned capital and facilities project design and construction, from concept through turn-over package. Projects vary in size, scope and complexity, with costs ranging from $1M to $20M. Interested candidates must be familiar with working in a bio-pharmaceutical or related industry cGMP environment, and hold a Bachelor's Degree in Engineering, Architecture or Construction Management.
Apply to Join the team
We are always looking for dedicated individuals who can offer valuable service to the Renaissance Global Services team. If you believe you are qualified, please complete the process outlined below and a company representative will contact you if you meet criteria and current corporate needs.
How to apply:
Email a PDF of your resume along with your cover letter to Renaissance Global Services HR.
Alternatively, you can mail your resume and cover letter to:
Renaissance Global Services
Attn: Human Resources
1433 Route 34, Suite A5
Wall, NJ 07727
In the event you have a disability, you may request accommodation by contacting Barbara Smith at 732.584.0361, and special arrangements will be made according to your needs.
From pharma and life sciences to site remediation and restoration, and construction management, Renaissance Global Services is ready to take on any mission. Contact us today to discuss your project needs.
Renaissance Global Services
1433 Route 34, Suite A-5
Wall, NJ 07727