Founded in 1989, Satterfield & Pontikes Construction (S&P) is a builder as firmly rooted in traditional values as we are relentless in our pursuit of cutting-edge tools and technology. An ENR Top 400 Contractor, S&P uses advanced technology to maximize value for our clients, providing a full range of preconstruction, construction and consulting services.

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George A. Pontikes Jr.

Chairman & CEO

George has been involved in construction and development since the mid-1970s. He founded Satterfield & Pontikes Construction with Tommy Satterfield in 1989. Today, S&P averages $500 million in annual revenue. As S&P CEO and Chairman of the Board, George oversees financial administration and all key management staffing selections. He is an innovator in construction management systems and has pioneered numerous technological advancements. His involvement with Building Information Modeling (BIM) and his financial commitment to testing these processes on his own building produced a project that earned numerous awards, including a national American Institute of Architects (AIA) award for the most inspirational BIM pilot project.

Laura Pontikes


An original founder of Satterfield & Pontikes, Laura has over two decades of diverse construction-industry experience. During that time, she has been involved in all facets of the company’s impressive growth—from a start-up business to a $500 million enterprise. Her role is based on her lifelong involvement in construction projects, experience that includes everything from running dredge crews in Florida to the development of award-winning buildings. Laura is particularly skilled in financial and project analysis and has an exceptional track record of mentoring emerging subcontractors.

Thomas A. Satterfield Jr.


Tommy was one of the original founders of Satterfield & Pontikes in 1989, and he served as Chairman and Chief Financial Officer of this company from 1990 to 1997. Tommy began his investment career at age 13. At 18, he became the youngest graduate of the Stock Market Institute Course on Technical Analysis. Today, Tommy manages a portfolio with over $100 million in assets. He also serves as the Chief Investment Officer of the Caldwell Mill Opportunity Fund and CM Management, President of Tomsat Investment & Trading Co., Inc., Managing Partner of Satterfield Vintage Investments, Managing Investment Partner of AG Family L.P. and Member of the Board of Assemble Systems.

We Build What Matters by Advancing Innovation to Make the Impossible Possible.

Privately-owned Satterfield & Pontikes Construction, Inc. (S&P) provides a full range of pre-construction, construction and consulting services and a number of delivery methods including General Contracting, Construction Manager at Risk, and Design-Build. Serving both the public and private sectors regionally and nationally, S&P is an innovator in construction management systems and has pioneered numerous technological advancements across its solid portfolio of wide-ranging projects, including educational, transportation, healthcare, commercial, governmental as well as retail distribution and manufacturing facilities. In addition to its headquarters in Houston, S&P has offices in Dallas and in San Antonio which services Central Texas, including Austin. The company also has Business Units in Los Angeles and in New York.


Build Foundations for opportunity. For our people. For the clients we serve. For the communities we call home.


By Advancing Innovation. Enlist and evolve data and technology. Follow proprietary processes to ensure quality outcomes, transparent communications with our clients and partners and for the efficient use of resources.


Integrity and collaboration for mutual success. Highest standards of professionalism, accountability and ethics. Do the right thing for the right reason.