George H. Wilson, Jr.
George Wilson serves as President and CEO of the Barriere Construction Company, a third-generation family-owned highway and heavy construction asphalt company. As a leader in the industry, Mr. Wilson is a former chairman of the Highway Division of the Louisiana Association of General Contractors, former chairman of the Louisiana Associated General Contractors for the New Orleans District, and a former industry head for the United Way of Greater New Orleans. In 2010, Tulane University’s A.B. Freeman School of Business presented George and his brothers with the Distinguished Entrepreneur of the Year award. George Wilson received BA and EMBA degrees from Tulane University.