Our Story

John T Murray  — President and CEO

Years of Quality, Efficiency & Professionalism

MP Masonry, Inc. was founded in 2001 with a set of ideals to operate by. Provide honest and fair services and finished products delivered with quality, efficiency and professionalism.

Throughout the years, MP Masonry, Inc. has proven itself time and time again by taking on more and more challenging jobs, delivered successfully products that satisfied the General contractors and owners alike. On every job, we strive for complete safety, quality and efficiency, in that order. We have maintained our attention to detail, dedication to the work and have never shied away from a challenge, no matter how big or small.

This is reflected in our 100% completion rate. We have never started a job that we have not finished completely.

With our field teams working in conjunction with our office staff, including our Estimator, full time Safety Officer and experienced Projects managers, we deliver a high quality product with a professionalism and grade that is tough to match.

Our Team

Professionalism and grade that is tough to match 

Keith Comerford is a Co-owner, Chief Estimating Officer & Senior Project Manager. Keith attended Wentworth Institute of Technology  and brings over 20 years experience in the masonry industry. Keith has an excellent attention for detail in the drawings which shows through in his work. Keith is also a Project Manager with MP Masonry and ensures Quality Control is maintained on all jobs.

John Oliver Murray is our on-site foreman, field supervisor and is called upon to consult on difficult jobs given his expertise and problem solving abilities. John has 25 years’ experience in the Masonry trade as a Mason and Foreman. John has completed many outstanding projects including Market Basket, Waltham. 550 Main Street, Reading. Rhode Island College Rec center, Brown University, to name just a few. John is known in the company for his meticulous attention to detail and his unwavering standards when it comes to the safety of his crew.

Robert Slowik holds a Babson MBA and has been in construction for over 25 years. Rob started his career as a IUOE Local 4 mechanic/welder during the Big Dig project in Boston working for Abbott Rentals, which was then acquired by United Rentals.  Rob eventually managed the operations for United Rentals largest location in New England. Rob joined our team in 2011 and has provided essential strategic direction, risk management and leadership to our company.

Lisa Gomes has also been with the company since 2011 and in that time has kept the office in order and has been taking care of any on site orders for the foreman for various materials. Lisa has also been tasked with the company payroll, company records and archives.

Mark Welch has been with MP Masonry, Inc. over 10 years and during this time he has increased efficiency and productivity in every aspect of his role. He ensures all sites are full stocked to start a job and that any orders by foremen are carried out expeditiously.

John P Murray Corporate Safety Officer attended Trinity College in Dublin and has worked in the masonry industry for over ten years. John’s deep understating of the masonry industry came from his development from a laborer, to a mason,  foremen, then a project manager & safety officer. John has overseen MP Masonry’s commitment to safety and has been an integral team player.


Our foremen have years of experience in the trade and have always finished their tasks in the safest and most efficient manners. For the Foremen, Safety is the number one priority and zero accidents is the ultimate goal on every job.

Claudiano Batista
Declan Houton
Edson Louro
Edson Louro
Mark Muse
Mark Muse
Tom Hodges
Tom Podgis

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