Richard P. Hausman Jr. has joined Rudolph and Sletten as business development executive for the firm’s local office, which is now building some of San Diego's most significant new projects including UC San Diego’s Altman Clinical and Translational Research Institute (CTRI).

“Rick brings us a wealth of knowledge of the local construction industry, as well as the ability to effectively communicate the needs of prospective clients,” said Rene Olivo, vice president.


Hausman most recently served as director of business development with a Southern California construction management company, a title he held for 13 years following his previous positions as a superintendent and general superintendent of the company’s tenant improvement division. He has 30 years experience in the Southern California construction industry.

Hausman serves as a trustee and board member for the MS Society’s Pacific Southwest Chapter, on the American Heart Association’s Executive Leadership fundraising team and as a member of the UC Irvine Paul Merage School of Real Estate Advisory Board. He is also on the advisory board for CT Realty Funds 7 and 8.

An avid offshore and competitive fisherman, he holds a 100-ton maritime captain’s license and volunteers with Stars and Stripes, a fishing tournament benefiting Southern California charities. 


As one of the premier general contracting firms on the West Coast, Rudolph and Sletten, Inc. has built some of the most influential and iconic structures in California. Over the past 50+ years they have remained a pacesetter through not only the quality and craftsmanship evident in their work, but through the dedication and expertise of their people. With a focus on integrity, honesty, and open communication, Rudolph and Sletten prides itself with maintaining authentic relationships with their clients and partners. Rudolph and Sletten has maintained a San Diego office since 1993.

Rudolph and Sletten’s building expertise includes virtually all types of projects with an emphasis on those markets where their technical expertise and quality excel: biotech and pharmaceutical; healthcare; and technology. Other areas of expertise include commercial office and corporate campuses, education, gaming and hospitality, justice, government, sports and entertainment and industrial facilities. Rudolph and Sletten’s current clients include Hewlett-Packard, Gilead, Kaiser Permanente, Administrative Office of the Courts, Sharp Healthcare, the Monterey Bay Aquarium, Pfizer, Agilent Technologies, and the UC and CSU University systems. 

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