Trade Contractor
NEO Chapter

Ohio Ceiling and Partition, founded in 1968 by Barney Paskiet, began with a mission to construct with integrity, safety, and excellence in mind. Beginning solely in the Toledo market, OCP quickly grew a reputation for excellence with consistently well constructed projects.

In today’s market, OCP is an industry leader in GPS layout, framing, installation of load-bearing mid-rise structures, prefabrication, and Building Information Modeling tools. Innovation is at the core of OCP’s culture, and continually drives the company forward. Through processes designed with safety and innovation in mind OCP consistently maximizes efficiency and quality in work, for a successful project delivered on-time and on budget. With access to a strong, highly trained skilled trades workforce in 3 key markets of Ohio, OCP is able to deliver projects consistently on-time and with superior craftsmanship.

OCP has maintained a reputation for excellence showcased within the robust, high-profile portfolio of work throughout the Ohio area. The imprint of OCP’s superior work over 50 years can be seen within the skyline of every major Ohio city.

OCP Contractors
21863 Aurora Road
Bedford Heights, Ohio 44146


Partner Contact

Brian Exl

Brian Exl serves as the General Manager for OCP Contractors of Cleveland, where he has overseen the estimation of over $800 million dollars worth of interior trades bids. Brian continually researches methods to keep OCP at the forefront of technologies within the construction industry, in order to consistently innovate processes and safety practices. Brian works thoughtfully to collaborate with other project stakeholders to ensure that the appropriate steps are taken to save the owner money prior to the beginning of construction. OCP is a leader in implementing innovative technologies into the interior construction process, and is fully equipped with the tools to successfully complete integrated project delivery.

Upon completing studies at Arizona State University, Brian began working in the interior trades industry in 1998 beginning as a project engineer on the new Cleveland Browns Stadium. Brian has additionally worked as Project Manager on projects with contracts as large as $8.5 million.


  • Building Information Modeling
  • Digital Document Sharing

Team Development

  • Team Selection
  • Behavior Analysis
  • Cost Control


  • Last Planner
  • Design Assist
  • Colocation – Construction
  • Pull Planning
  • Target value design


  • Shared risk reward
  • Multi-party agreements
  • Tri-party agreements
  • Design-build