CPPI’s Eric Drummond Promoted to Vice President of Business Development

January 5, 2022

Gainesville, Fla. – Charles Perry Partners, Inc. (CPPI) is pleased to announce that Eric Drummond has been promoted to Vice President of Business Development of the North Central Florida region.

Drummond will continue to oversee various strategic growth opportunities in Alachua and the surrounding counties while expanding client relationships within the region. His comprehensive knowledge in business development strategy and construction management operations continues to enhance CPPI’s client services in both the private and public sectors.

A Gainesville native, Drummond earned a Bachelor of Science in Building Construction from the University of Florida. He is a longtime member of the Builders Association of North Central Florida, and has served as the organization’s President. In 2019, he received the Builder of the Year award followed by the President’s Award in 2020.

Drummond currently serves on the board of the Southwest Advocacy Group CHILD Center, a group that he has been involved with since 2012. In early 2021, Drummond led efforts in a CPPI partnership with Inclusive Gainesville. The new initiative was launched with the Greater Gainesville Chamber of Commerce to take a community-wide approach to equitable economic development and inclusion. He has also served on the Board of Directors for the Ronald McDonald House Charities of North Central Florida.


Ranked one of Engineering News-Record’s 2021 “Top Contractors,” Charles Perry Partners, Inc. (CPPI) is one of the Southeast’s largest privately held construction firms. Recognized as a powerhouse of innovation, sustainability, craftsmanship and expertise, CPPI performs a wide range of design-build, construction management and general contracting services, including project planning and modeling, budget estimating and cost management, project scheduling and construction.