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Acella Construction names Ryan LaVangie to position of Vice President of Sales and Marketing

PEMBROKE, MA, ISSUED OCTOBER 9, 2018…Acella Construction Corporation  ( has named Ryan LaVangie of Scituate, MA, to the position of Vice President of Sales and Marketing.

As a member of the 15-year old company’s Senior Management Team, he will lead the growing firm’s business development efforts; his responsibilities will include developing and implementing Acella’s sales strategies, branding initiatives and marketing programs.

LaVangie, a native of Marshfield, comes to Acella with more than twenty years’ industry experience. Most recently, he was Senior Vice President of Sales and Marketing at Vantage Builders, Waltham, where his duties included overseeing the firm’s sales, marketing and branding efforts, as well as having a key role in client retention and employee recruitment. He is also the former New England Regional Manager for Kimball Office, where he managed a sales team covering the New England and Canadian markets. He has also held sales management and business development roles with the global furniture manufacturer Haworth and Red Thread (formerly OENE).

He includes Boston University, The Learning Experience, Strategic Spaces, Theory Wellness, A.W. Perry, CBRE, Club Pilates and Oxford Graphics among the many clients he has worked with.

LaVangie holds a bachelor’s degree from the University of Massachusetts Isenberg School of Management. He is active in a number of industry associations, including International Interior Design Association (IIDA), International Council of Shopping Centers (ICSC), Commercial Real Estate Development Association (NAIOP), and Building Owners and Managers Association (BOMA).

In his spare time, he coaches Youth Soccer in Scituate, where he lives with his 11-year old daughter. LaVangie also admits to being an “avid boater” and enjoys living in a seaside town.

“Acella is a great company which is growing significantly and enjoys a tremendous reputation in the industry,” he said, adding, “I’m delighted for the opportunity to be part of this team and expanding their presence in key vertical markets.”

Dave Dirubbo, President/CEO of Acella Construction Corporation said, “We are very pleased to welcome Ryan to the Acella family. He brings great experience and knowledge to us, and we know he will have a great impact on our company’s continued growth.”

The Acella team, led by Scott Brash, the project superintendent, and several huge time saving ideas by Anthony Dirubbo, allowed us to complete our 14,200 s/f building on time. I have never worked with a better superintendent than Scott – as he performed miracles on a daily basis. If you are contemplating building a club house, please take the time to call Dave Dirubbo, Acella’s president and make an appointment. You will not be disappointed.

John Bowes
Building Committee Member
Yarmouth Port, MA