Kevin Smith joined Parkwest General Construction in 2024 after a 25 year career with W L Butler Construction. Passionate about his profession, as well as the company he represents, Kevin has developed a reputation within the industry that is rooted in integrity and honesty.

A native of Topeka Kansas and educated with a concentration in Business at California State Fullerton, Kevin’s experiences run deep; from projects that include interactions with financial institutions, brokers and tenants, his strong sales orientation and workhorse approach. Kevin guides the strategic marketing plan, coordinates business collaborations, manages all existing client relationships and oversees business development efforts to generate new opportunities and expand the company’s market share throughout Southern California.

Kevin is the consummate marketer and the term “six degrees of separation” is directly applicable because of his outgoing personality and charm. His entrepreneurial spirit and negotiation skills; coupled with an impeccable ability to build rapport and credibility quickly, are the foundation for his many successes—on both a personal and professional level.

Sales is a demanding field, but off hours you’ll find this tenacious spirit taking a few swings on the green, riding the waves, spending quality time with his two grandchildren or participating in several local charity events. He is an active member of NAIOP and ICSC.



As one of the Owners of Parkwest, Ed daily responsibilities include Managing the day-to-day operations of the company, Project Management, Estimating, and Development. With over 30 years of experience in construction and the construction management field, he has managed and completed projects of all sizes from the very small to greater than $6 million. For the past 12 years, Ed’s focus has been in the Hospitality world, and he has renovated the Interior/Exterior of almost all Major branded & Boutique hotels. With a strong background in management, Ed understands the daily operations of hotels and the need to keep them in operation. He works with Hotel Management to keep guest and employee’s safe while a hotel is under renovation.

Brittany Hostert


Brittany is responsible for overseeing projects from preconstruction to final completion and turnover to ownership. She works alongside construction crews, Project Managers, and Hotel Ownership teams to ensure all aspects of the projects are a success.

With certifications in Construction and Human Resource Management, she brings valuable knowledge and proficiency to the Parkwest team while promoting growth and client satisfaction.

She has gained extensive knowledge working with different contractors including plumbing, electrical, metal stud framing/drywall, and other contractors of specialized work. Brittany is able to utilize that knowledge in different situations out in the field and in the office. She adapts to the unforeseen, finding solutions, and makes sure to prioritize communication to ensure that the ownership’s design is brought to life.



Nguyen is based at the corporate headquarters in Anaheim, CA, and is responsible for spearheading the company’s internet and social media growth strategy along with coordinating projects and executive administration. Nancy has teamed up with Parkwest to complete its dynamic executive team. With a Bachelor of Science from the University of California, Irvine, Nancy brings fresh new perspectives to the company and assists in business development, implementing new structures to the operations and contributing her strong work ethic and enthusiasm to help Parkwest grow as one of the West Coast’s top Construction Companies. Nancy has a background in sales and understands the importance of providing exceptional customer service and building long-lasting client relationships. She has also played a role in Parkwest’s community outreach and is committed to helping Parkwest further develop their relationship with the local community.



Neil is a seasoned construction professional with over 27 years of experience in all aspects of hotel renovations and redevelopment of commercial spaces for Hospitality, Commercial Construction and Residential projects. As Senior Director of Construction, Neil oversees and ensures all aspects of the project are executed to client satisfaction. His strong communication skills have been instrumental in the growth of Parkwest General Contractor’s client relationships. Since 2009, Neil has been involved in all aspects of Hotel Renovations covering many major brands as well as dozens of Boutique Hotels.

Neil is very well known in the sailing community on the West coast of California. He has competitively raced all over the United States and has covered the Pacific Ocean from Washington, Hawaii, and all the way down to Puerto Vallarta. You can usually find him sailing on most of his days off with his son Hayden and daughter Zoe. Additional Information