2019 News

January 2019

Schimenti Completes Bank of America
Schimenti Construction Company
(New York City) recently completed work on Bank of America’s new location in Times Square. The new 6,275 square foot location, which is open to the public, features several unique design elements including two wood panels and a Filzfelt mural wall above the bank’s ATMs to enhance the consumer experience. The property received a LEED Volume Certification for the space. Click here to read more.

National Contractors Completes Five Below, Coach & Origins
National Contractors, Inc. (Excelsior, MN) recently completed its first Five Below store in Nashville, TN in the Opry Mills Mall. The store features a bright blue entry portal made with aluminum composite panels, a polished concrete floor and new mechanical and electrical. The company also recently completed a remodel of the Coach store in Minnetonka, MN. The three-week remodel gave the store a fresh look. The storefront metal on the exterior and interior of the store, along with the cabinets, were painted with an automotive paint to provide a long-lasting finish. The signage in the store was also replaced to reflect the rebranding of the Coach logo. The existing floor tile was also deep cleaned to provide a like new finish. National Contractors was also involved with building the new Origins concept store for Estee Lauder at Manhattan Village in Manhattan Beach, CA. The store features a tall storefront opening the inside of the space to the mall and is surrounded by an eco-friendly stucco. The inside of the store features a progressive fixture package that includes digital displays and modern branding. The space also features the iconic Origins living wall. 

Fulcrum’s Eveland Named to CenterBuild’s 40 Under 40
Aaron Eveland of Fulcrum Construction, Inc. (Los Angeles, CA) received an honorable mention on the CenterBuild Leaders Under 40 list. The awards aim to establish a competitive program that identifies, inspires, and galvanizes the next generation of influential thought leaders in design, retail, construction and development. 

Wolverine Executives Named Top Newsmakers
Wolverine Building Group (Grand Rapids, MI) executives Aaron Jonker and Curt Mulder, were nominated for 2018 2018 Newsmaker of the Year honors, by Grand Rapids Business Journal. Jonker and Mulder were featured in the Real Estate/Construction category. Newsmakers are the people, projects, plans, and products that make West Michigan a popular place to do business. Click here to read more.

RCA Members Named as Best Companies to Work For
Schimenti Construction Company (New York City) was named one of the 2019 Best Places to Work in both New York and Connecticut by the New York State Society for Human Resource Management and the Hartford Business Journal. The awards program recognizes the best companies that benefit the states' economies, workforces and businesses. Click here to read more.

Rockford Construction (Grand Rapids, MI) was named by the National Association of Business Resources as one of the 2018 Best and Brightest Companies to Work for in the Nation. The awards program honors organizations that display exceptional human resource practices and an impressive commitment to their employees. Companies are assessed based on metrics such as communication, work-life balance, employee education, diversity, recognition, retention and more. Click here to read more.

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