Skanska, one of the world’s leading construction and development firms, recently hosted the Sixth Annual Power Breakfast. The event was sponsored and coordinated by the Skanska Women’s Network (SWN) which is dedicated to providing women of Skanska opportunities for professional development, new perspectives on professional and personal balance, mentoring and networking.

Donna Griggs, a change and performance improvement expert, delivered the hands-on keynote: “Developing You. What’s in your way?” During her keynote, Griggs discussed the importance of prioritizing goals and creating a system of achieving them.

For further information, please contact:

Elizabeth Miller, Skanska, (917) 438-4523,

Lisa Mees, MP&F Strategic Communications, (615) 259-4000,

Skanska USA is one of the largest, most financially sound construction and development companies in the U.S., serving a broad range of clients including those in transportation, power, industrial, water/wastewater, healthcare, education, sports, data centers, government, aviation, life sciences and commercial. Headquartered in New York with offices in 31 metro areas, we have nearly 11,000 employees committed to being leaders in safety, project execution, sustainability, ethics and people development. In 2017, our work in building construction, civil and power/industrial construction, commercial development and infrastructure development (public-private partnerships) generated $7.3 billion in revenue. Global revenue of parent company Skanska AB, headquartered in Stockholm and listed on the Stockholm Stock Exchange, totaled $18.8 billion in 2017. Skanska shares are publicly traded in the U.S. on the OTC market under the symbol SKBSY through a Level I American Depository Receipt program.