Suite Life Magazine
O-A-K Florida Names President
Owen-Ames-Kimball (OA- K) Florida has promoted Matthew Zwack to the president of the general contracting firm. Zwack, who previously served as vice president of operations, succeeds David Dale. Dale will remain with the company through the end of this year. Zwack joined O-A-K Florida in 2005 as an assistant... Read more
Connor & Gaskins Celebrates 10 Years in Business
In 2010, Barry Connor & Craig Gaskins established Connor & Gaskins Unlimited (CGU), intending to create a construction company unlike any other. Now, as it celebrates its tenth anniversary, the Naples-based general contracting company commemorates the many relationships and projects it has developed since its inception. From the Florida... Read more
CRE Consultants Sales and Leasing Activity
Commercial brokers with CRE Consultants recently negotiated several significant sales and leases in Southwest Florida. Unless noted all leases were negotiated by Dave Wallace, CCIM, SIOR and Dave Wallace. SALES • First American Exchange Company, LLC: 10,182sf office at 1031 S.E. 9th Street, Cape Coral from Weeping Willow Development... Read more
Fischler Sells Property for $24 Million
Fischler Property Company (FPC) sold Naples 701 at 3531 Plantation Way for $24 million in an off-market transaction. Brokers Alex Henderson and Max Molloy, who specialize in the sales of multi-family communities and land for development throughout Southwest Florida, negotiated and closed on the established apartment community just 75 days... Read more
Amber Granda Joins GATES Construction
Amber Granda has joined GATES Construction as the assistant project manager. In this role, she assists in overall project coordination from the pre-construction stage and permitting through to owner occupancy. Granda has more than 11 years of construction experience with various project types, such as healthcare, hospitality, retail, and... Read more
DeAngelis Diamond Expands with Seventh Office
DeAngelis Diamond has expanded with an office in central Florida. The company recently signed a lease for 4,100sf at 111 North Orange Avenue in downtown Orlando and will be fully renovating the space before moving in later this spring. The company currently has more than $140 million under construction... Read more
Premier Commercial Sales and Leasing News
Brokers with Premier Commercial, Inc. recently closed the following transactions in Hendry, Lee and Collier counties. All leases were negotiated by Matt Stepan, CCIM and Jeffrey Clapper. SALES • Double D Leasing, LLC: 11,800sf retail office in City Plaza at 505 W. Hickpochee Avenue, Labelle to Girgis Ventures, LLC... Read more
B&I Contractors Receives 2020 Making the Difference Award
The Unified Group, an association of independent HVAC commercial contractors, named Florida-based B&I Contractors, Inc., as the association’s 2020 Making the Difference award recipient. Gary Griffin, B&I’s president, accepted the award virtually during Unified’s annual meeting and owners’ forum. The award is given each year to a company that embodies... Read more
LMCU Welcomes New Mortgage Loan Officer
Todd Wolffis has joined Lake Michigan Credit Union (LMCU) as a mortgage loan officer for the Southwest Florida region. Wolffis graduated with a Bachelor of Business Administration from Hope College and has spent his entire career serving the hospitality, information technology, and financial industries. LMCU is the largest credit... Read more
GCM Erects Tilt-Up Panels at Medical Building
GCM Contracting Solutions completed erecting the concrete panels for Physicians Regional Building at 6376 Pine Ridge Road in Naples. The project, a four-story medical office building, awarded by EMJ Construction, broke ground in early June 2020 and is expected to be completed this year. As the tilt-up subcontractor, GCM... Read more