Executive Vice President
Brian Coates, co-founder of Halligan Commercial Services, brings a wealth of knowledge and experience to all commercial, single tenant and residential construction projects. At Halligan, he oversees the daily business operations and is known for his strong project management skills, expedited responsiveness and vast construction knowledge. He communicates daily with government and city officials to ensure all projects are progressing on-time and within scope. Coates is a forward-thinker and believes that direct principal involvement coupled with a strong team will ensure 100% client satisfaction in every project.
Coates attended Florida State University focusing his studies on Business Administration and Economics. He then followed a lifelong passion to become a firefighter and graduated from the Central Florida Fire Academy. He is a member of the National Association of Industrial and Office Properties (NAIOP) and is actively involved in their developing leaders division. He is a member of the U.S. Green Building Council (USGBC). Coates is a lifelong resident of Central Florida and resides with his wife and their two children in Maitland, Florida. As a former baseball and football player, he enjoys coaching junior athletics, golf, fishing, and spending time with his family and friends.
- 1 (407) 620-0013
Vice President of Operations
Brian Driscoll, co-founder of Halligan Commercial Services, strives to ensure that every project is completed with the same quality and excellence that Halligan is known for in the industry. His great rapport with clients, vendors and subcontractors has played a key role in defining Halligan’s superior reputation. From pre-construction plans to daily field construction, Driscoll uses a hands-on approach to oversee all project operations and is always looking for ways to solve problems creatively and cost effectively.
As a 5th generation General Contractor, Driscoll has been exposed to commercial and residential construction throughout his life. Following in his father’s footsteps, he was a Project Manager for Driscoll Custom Homes overseeing many residential remodels and ground up construction projects. He earned his bachelor’s degree in environmental studies and growth management planning from Rollins College Hamilton Holt School. While attending school, Driscoll worked for a specialty moving and storage company as a foreman on high end designer installs.
- 1 (407) 739-9719