Sean Cleary
Biography
Sean ClearyPresidentCleary Building Corp

Sean Cleary is the president of Cleary Holdings, Inc. and Cleary Building Corp. Cleary Building Corp. is a manufacturing and construction company of pre-engineered structures with 80 office locations and three manufacturing plant locations in the United States. Sean’s leadership since he joined the company has been instrumental in growing the company from 40 employees and one office location to more than 900 employees and 80 offices across the United States.

Sean guides the strategic direction and growth of the company while ensuring that the day-to-day business of the corporation aligns with company values and meets set goals. He fully understands that the client is at the top of the organization chart.

Sean is a 1985 graduate of the University of Wisconsin-Madison. He has worked in a leadership capacity at Cleary Building Corp. since 1985. He also owns and manages five real estate limited liability companies, along with a consulting company.

Sean currently serves on the Wisconsin School of Business Dean’s Advisory Board. He is past president of the Verona Area Chamber of Commerce, sits on the Verona Chamber Economic Development Committee, and was on the committee to formulate the business plan for Thrive, which promotes regional growth and quality of life. He is active in the Greater Madison Area Chamber of Commerce. 

Sean is an owner and sits on the board of Health Innovation Technologies. He is a director on the boards of Capitol Bank; Artesian Investments, Inc.; and The St. Mary’s Hospital Foundation Board. He is also the president at Blackhawk Country Club and is a member of a TEC CEO group.

Sean was a finalist for the Ernst & Young Entrepreneur of The Year Award in 2009.  Recipients of this nomination are successful leaders of successful companies, and the criteria to qualify are very stringent.

Sean is married to Carla, and has two children: Brendan and Sheenagh.