Sam A. Hout
Experience & Expertise
Mr. Hout has more than 30 years of demonstrated success in engineering and construction of civil engineering and infrastructure projects. His diversified experience in both the public and private sectors has positioned him to be an industry leader in the US and around the globe. He melds strong technical acumen and interpersonal skills with excellent communication abilities to effectively relate to all management levels. He retains a high level of enthusiasm on his assignments and projects. Mr. Hout delivers quality projects on time and within budget.
Mr. Hout's strong sense of mentorship drove him to be a part-time instructor for the graduate civil engineering and construction management program at California State University Long Beach for nearly a decade. He successfully completed several Leadership Perspectives Programs throughout California.
Principal/Owner of Hout Construction Services responsible for business and project development of the firm’s national and global consulting practice.
Senior Vice President of CH2MHILL Southern California Transportation
Transportation Practice Leader for Southern California – Stantec
Vice President of PBS&J for five (5) years responsible for business and project development of the firm in the five Pacific States of California, Washington, Oregon, Alaska and Hawaii
Principal/Owner of the Culver Group for four (4) years responsible for business and project development of the firm in California.
Project Director with URS for one (1) year responsible for the $800 million infrastructure and parking improvements for the Disney California Adventure project.
Program Director with the Orange County Transportation Authority for more than twelve (12) years responsible for the $3.1 billion Measure M transportation program in Orange County, California.
Project Director with Bechtel Power Corporation for more than six (6) years responsible for design and construction of complex facility projects, nuclear power plants, and major industrial projects.
Adam S. Hout
Experience & Expertise
As Vice President of Hout Construction Services, Inc. (HCS), Mr. Hout brings a multitude of
experience in the areas of finance, project management and business development. A
contrarian at heart, Mr. Hout challenges conventional methodologies to create opportunistic relationships, investments and ventures.
Prior to HCS, Mr. Hout was a Financial Advisor and Institutional Investment Consultant for a Southern California based wealth management firm. In addition to providing comprehensive investment management to high net worth clients, Mr. Hout submitted institutional bids for projects totaling over $1.7 billion in assets.
Previously, Mr. Hout was a District Manager for a Fortune 500 company where he provided financial services to business clients of all sizes. During this time, Mr. Hout received multiple performance awards as well as being inducted into the company’s globally recognized management training program.
Mr. Hout also spent time playing amateur semi-professional ice hockey in both Canada and Nebraska. At a young age, these experiences taught him the value of relationships, honesty and a strong work ethic. An alumnus of Point Loma Nazarene University, he graduated from the Fermanian School of Business with a Bachelor’s Degree in Entrepreneurial Finance.
Mr. Hout is a licensed Investment Advisor Representative as well as a licensed
Real Estate Advisor.