Larry Brinker Jr. is CEO of Black-Owned Company Behind Well-Known Detroit Projects
Published by: Detroit Free Press
Larry Brinker Jr. and his midsize construction company are responsible for many projects that have helped revitalize Detroit for two generations.
Brinker Jr. is the president and CEO of Brinker Group, which has five commercial construction companies under its umbrella. The first company was started by his father, Larry Brinker Sr., in 1989. It is called Brinker Team Construction. From there, Brinker Sr. started three more companies, and acquired another in 2010. The five companies are called: L.S. Brinker, Brinker Team Construction, Universal Glass & Metals, City Carpet & Flooring and Edgewood Electric.