Gresham Steel, founded in 2017, has grown to be a leading structural fabricator in the region.

Thomas E. Gresham

Chief Operations Officer, Gresham Steel

Tom is part of the 4th generation of E.T. Gresham Company. After graduating from NC State with a B.S. in Civil Engineering, he returned to southeastern Virginia where he worked briefly for a Civil Engineering firm before joining a local structural steel fabricator. During his time there working first as a Project Manager and then as the Executive Vice President, Tom received his M.B.A. from ODU. In 2017, when the opportunity arose to develop a steel fabrication division within the family business, Tom started Gresham Steel, which has completed projects throughout Virginia and in nearby Maryland and North Carolina.


  • Old Dominion University, Master of Business Administration (M.B.A.)
  • North Carolina State University, B.S. Civil Engineering