LEADING WITH EXCELLENCEHuen Electric’s culture reflects our Strong Leadership Team

We strive for greatness by keeping our mission, vision, values, and operating principles at the center of everything we do. Our experienced leadership team promotes this attitude of excellence as they guide the company forward. By providing strategic insight, industry knowledge, and client satisfaction, they are advancing our legacy and empowering others to perpetually raise the bar.

Dan Pesavento

Chief Operating Officer

In his role as chief operating officer, Dan builds value in the Huen brand through strategic planning and customer relationships. He is responsible for the continual improvement of Huen procedures and processes and manages the in-house design and engineering process for design/build projects. Dan leads our teams on integrated project design opportunities.

In 1990 while pursuing his degree in electrical engineering, Dan joined the Huen team. He quickly grasped the importance of understanding customer needs and worked towards always exceeding them. In 2001, he was promoted to vice president and in 2008 was appointed chief operating officer.

Dan holds a bachelor’s degree in electrical engineering and an MBA from Purdue University. He is licensed as a professional engineer in the State of Illinois. Dan is ASHE certified and completed several courses on Chicago’s Electrical Code and the National Electrical Code. He has also completed construction safety courses, including NFPA 70E, electrical design for healthcare institutions, and construction law from the National Electrical Contractors Association Management Institute.

Nicholas Sambucci

President, New Jersey

Nick manages the day-to-day operations of the Huen New Jersey office. In this capacity, he oversees the work of project managers and staff. He maintains and develops customer relationships.

Nick’s major accomplishments include the successful award of significant design/build estimates for projects that involve photovoltaic, office buildings, hospitals, exterior electrical, and warehouses.

Nick holds a New Jersey Electrical License. He is a member of NECA North and South Division and serves on the Board of Trustees and the Apprenticeship Board of IBEW Local 456.

Jim Smith Jr.

District Manager, New York

Jim has more than 30 years of experience in electrical construction and operations. He joined Huen New York in 2002 and has also previously held the roles of Foreman, Senior Project Manager and Operations Manager. Currently, he serves as division manager and oversees operations in New York’s three offices and manages all aspects of operations, including design, estimating, and project management.

His primary responsibilities include promoting new business and creating lasting business relationships. He is well-versed in all phases of commercial and industrial (C&I) electrical construction and is responsible for  conceptual budgeting, competitive performance bidding, design build, and value-based solution planning.

Jim attended Cortland State University and Onondaga Community College in New York. He also completed a five-year apprenticeship with IBEW Local 43 in Syracuse, N.Y.