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Meet CBS Construction

Our Story

Established in 1992, we have built an exceptional reputation for delivering professional, high quality, and on-time performance at very competitive pricing. 

CBS Construction Services has completed hundreds of projects consisting of thousands of dwelling units and over a billion dollars in construction volume, mainly concentrating in senior and multi-family housing, both new and renovations. 

30 Years In Business

Our goal of “Building Value With Integrity” is backed by years of exemplary services that has created many repeat clients. CBS delivers on its promise to be competitively priced, accessible, honest to a fault, capable problem solvers and a trusted partner.

Meet Our Leadership Team!

Stuart Bestul

Majority Owner – President

Lisa Ciolkosz

Controller

Cody Bestul

Minority Owner – Director of Preconstruction

Matt Millis

Minority Owner – Senior Project Manager

Scott Clements

Chief Operating Officer

Lonnie Willaby

Senior Project Manager

Matt Borchardt

Minority Owner – Superintendent – Safety Director

Matt Wager

Director of Business Development

Larry Dale

General Superintendent

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Stuart Bestul

Majority Owner – President

Stuart has over 40 years of experience in the construction industry. His exposure and passion for construction started in his youth, his grandfather owned a sawmill, and his father owned a lumber yard, and a real estate & development company.  Stuart started by working in the trades mainly as a carpenter. He graduated from the University of Wisconsin Stout with a Construction Management degree, after college he worked in the construction field as an Estimator, Project Manager, and Vice President. Stuart is now majority owner and president of CBS Construction Services, Inc.

In his free time, he enjoys playing golf, pickleball, sporting and outdoor activities and spending time with his family and friends.

Lisa Ciolkosz

Controller

Lisa has worked for CBS as our Controller for over 30 years, making her one of our longest employees. She enjoys outdoor activities and spending time with her family. When she is not working you can find her cheering for her favorite sports team or watching cheesy Hallmark movies or annoying her husband.

Cody Bestul

Minority Owner – Director of Preconstruction

Cody graduated from The University of St. Thomas with a business & finance degree. He joined CBS after spending time in the insurance and medical fields. He worked his way up from laborer, project manager, and is now a partner and our Director of Preconstruction.

Cody loves all sporting activities and is an avid sports fan. He enjoys spending time with his family and friends. Cody and his wife will soon be welcoming their first child!

Matt Millis

Minority Owner – Senior Project Manager

CBS was lucky enough to bring Matt onboard while he was in college. He graduated from the University of Wisconsin, Stout with his Bachelor of Science Degree in Business Administration, emphasizing Construction Management. Matt started working for us in the field and through lots of hard work and amazing dedication has worked his way up to the position of Senior Project Manager and Partner.

Matt is a thrill seeker who enjoys motocross, hockey, and the outdoors. In his free time, he enjoys being with family and teaching his young kids the adventures of life.

Scott Clements

Chief Operating Officer

Scott brings almost 40 years of construction experience to our team. Throughout his career, he has held some impressive titles that range from vice president to owner before he has found himself a home with CBS. Scott has been a dedicated Senior Project Manager for us for many years now.

He enjoys DIY Projects at home or the cabin, is an avid trail runner, cross country skier, and mountain biker, and enjoys spending time with his wife and their three children as well as some of their extended family!

Lonnie Willaby

Senior Project Manager

With over 40 years’ construction experience, as one of our Senior Project Managers, Lonnie has held that title the longest. He brings great value to us in the many multi-housing buildings he has created for our Owners.

When Lonnie is not working, he enjoys home projects and outdoor activities like hiking, snowmobiling, boating, and walking with the Mrs. and their 2 dogs.

Matt Borchardt

Minority Owner – Superintendent – Safety Director

Matt is a previous graduate of the University of St. Thomas and has been with CBS since he graduated. He has worked his way up from laborer to Superintendent and heads our safety department.

Matt enjoys hunting, fishing, and spending quality time with his family.

Matt Wager

Director of Business Development

Matt’s career in the construction industry began back in 2002 when he worked for a large cooperation. Since then, he has gained extensive experience in roles in Project Management, Operations, Business Development, and Owner representative. He currently works to develop not only projects but also business relationships for CBS.

He enjoys hunting, fishing, cooking, and spending time with his two children.

Larry Dale

General Superintendent

Larry has over 40 years of construction experience. Along with leading our field employees he is a great asset to our safety team.

He enjoys 4 wheeling, traveling, and spending time with his family.