2014 News

December 2014

Shames Construction, named one of the top 10 woman-owned businesses in the San Francisco Bay area and headquartered in Livermore, California, recently celebrated its grand opening of a second office in the Denver metro area of Colorado. The company will has a new look and updated website is scheduled for completion early 2015.

Sarasota-based Kellogg & Kimsey, Inc. hosted its “Topping Out” Ceremony earlier this month for the One Palm Mixed Use Project. The project team, subcontractors working on the project, and local dignitaries enjoyed a lunch followed by the placement of a Christmas tree and American flag on the top of the recently poured roof structure by the project tower crane. The 10-story project of 300,000+ square feet will include a 141-unit apartment complex and a 139-room Aloft hotel.

November 2014

KBE Building Corp. CFO Named Hartford Business Journal Award Finalist
The Hartford Business Journal named KBE Building Corp. CFO Tim O'Brien a finalist for its coveted CFO of the Year Award, in recognition of his contributions and commitment to KBE's people and mission.
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JG Construction Hires New Director of Marketing & Business Development
JG Construction is excited to announce the hire of Stacy Peterson as Director of Marketing & Business Development. Stacy will be based at JG Construction’s headquarters in Chino, CA and will focus on developing the company’s relationships with key accounts and seek new business opportunities to support its continued growth. Stacy is an experienced business development professional, with over 13 years of experience with distinguished firms in the architecture/engineering and the construction industry. She has a long track record of success in sales, marketing and business development with broad experience creating and managing all phases of the sales cycle.

KBE Building Corp. to Deliver its 965th Thanksgiving Dinner to Hungry Families
Volunteers from KBE Building Corp. will continue their 6-year labor of love when they assemble and deliver 200 Thanksgiving dinners during the firm’s signature philanthropic event “Gift of Gobble”, on Nov. 22. KBE staff members and their families will assemble and deliver complete meal kits—each including a turkey, stuffing, gravy, cranberry sauce, corn, beans, potatoes, yams, rolls, apple pie, pumpkin pie, and a roasting pan—to eight community service organizations around the Connecticut.