An Interview With…

DARRYL WENTZ, Director of Field Operations

What path brought you to Wedgewood Building Company?
I framed houses for summer work all through high school and college, and then started with one of Indiana’s most prominent home builder in 1991. After 19 years, I made the change to join Wedgewood Building Company when the company was founded.

What do you have a knack for?
I’m a very good construction manager.  I know how to hire quality vendors.

What’s the one problem you are best at solving for your clients?
Offering ideas.  And I always do what I say I am going to do.

What are you most passionate about professionally?
I’m passionate about creating vendor relationships and creating an environment where everyone can be successful.

What can’t you stop talking about?
My grandson.  Being outside, sports.

What’s your favorite way to spend a weekend or a Sunday afternoon?
I’m usually home, spending time with family.

Where did you grow up and why aren’t you there now?
I grew up in Brownsburg, Indiana and am still there today.

Are there any volunteer activities you love?
Church outreach.

What awards or accomplishments are you proud of?
I was a two-time state football champ and then also the lead builder for Extreme Home Makeover. 

What would be impossible for you to give up?
Family and sports!

What else should we know?
My faith is my foundation.