Founder & President
Frank founded Banton in 1979 and has steadily advanced the firm to its present position as a leading and trusted provider of superior general contracting services.
Throughout the past forty years, Frank has successfully led the organization through a range of varying economic periods. His guiding principles remain consistent and emphasize the importance of upper management’s direct oversight of all projects, regardless of their size or value.
Under Frank’s leadership, the firm has proudly constructed a wide array of complex projects and landmark buildings throughout the region. The company maintains strong relationships with a diverse portfolio of clients spanning multiple market sectors.
Stephen R. Ryan
Senior Project Manager
Steve joined Banton’s forces in 1980 and plays a key role in providing direct oversight of all active projects. Steve has been intimately involved with virtually all of Banton’s endeavors throughout the past four decades and has consistently ensured the delivery of high quality construction and overall client satisfaction.
Steve presently serves as Chairman of the Industrial Advisory Board for Construction Management at Central Connecticut State University. He has been a member of the Board since its inception in 1998.
Steve received a Bachelor’s degree from the University of New Haven and is a graduate of Associated General Contractors of America’s Supervisory Training Program.
Marc C. Bronn
Marc provides leadership and direction in all financial management and strategic planning initiatives of the firm. He works closely with Banton’s executives as well as the project management team in order to ensure the seamless flow of contractual and administrative functions throughout the company.
Marc spent twelve years in the construction industry as a controller prior to joining Banton in 2009. He is currently a member of the Construction Financial Management Association and is Chairman of the Beacon Falls Board of Finance. Marc holds a Bachelor’s degree in Accounting from Southern Connecticut State University.
Director of Operations
Paul is responsible for overseeing Banton’s day-to-day operations. He focuses on proactively addressing productivity, safety and risk management across the organization. Paul also works closely with Banton’s marketing manager to coordinate the firm’s business development activities.
Paul previously served as Vice President of Operations and Sales for three independent construction material manufacturing facilities. Prior to that, he played a critical role as British Airways’ Manager of Properties and Facilities at JFK and Newark International Airports. Paul is a graduate of St. John’s University and holds a Bachelor's degree in Economics.
Nicholas M. Pullano
Director - Electrical Division
Nick started his career at Banton in 2001 as an electrical apprentice and as a result of his demonstrated management capabilities; steadily advanced through the ranks to his current position as director of the firm’s Electrical Division.
Under Nick’s direction, Banton has completed a diverse array of electrical projects as a prime subcontractor and also for both public and private clients throughout the state.
Nick obtained his Electrical Unlimited Contractor (E-1) License in 2013 and has held his Electrical Unlimited Journeyman (E-2) License since 2007. Prior to joining Banton, Nick worked as an apprentice for a mid-size electrical contracting firm.
Gregory Buonocore, Sr.
Director - Restoration Division
Greg joined Banton in 2003 to assist with the rapid growth of the firm’s Restoration Division. His leadership has resulted in the successful completion of a wide variety of residential and commercial property insurance claims for hundreds of satisfied clients.
Greg has been actively engaged in the construction field since 1980. Prior to his tenure at Banton, he served as Vice President of a residential and commercial building company.
Greg is an active member of The Honorable Order of the Blue Goose International, a fraternal and charitable organization of insurance industry professionals. He holds degrees from St. Bonaventure University and South Central Community College.
Executive Project Manager
James joined Banton in 2011 and has steadily progressed to become a key member of our management team.
James provides direct support to Banton's Senior Project Manager. He works closely with all members of the project team, including both field and office personnel, to ensure that all goals are met.
James has been engaged in the construction industry since 2001. He received his degree in Construction Management from Central Connecticut State University.