127 results for “Skender”
CRE N Illinois

Skender breaks ground on new laboratory at Loyola University Chicago

Skender, serving as base building and interior construction manager, has broken ground on Loyola University Chicago’s new 10,000-square-foot engineering science flex laboratory located near the intersection of North Broadway and Sheridan Road. The mission of the new single-story building is to provide open space, movable furniture and equip…

Healthcare N Illinois

Looking to the future of healthcare and MOB real estate

| Matt Baker

Over 150 commercial real estate professionals were at Chicago’s historic University Club for the 5th annual Healthcare and Medical Office Conference, hosted by REjournals. The day provided an excellent opportunity for networking, as well as panel discussions with industry experts. On more than one occasion, conference speakers prognosticate…

CRE N Illinois

Skender partners with New Coast Foundation to promote early learning

Social impact fund New Coast Foundation publicly launched yesterday, with the goal to accelerate the growth and impact of organizations working to break the intergenerational cycle of poverty throughout Chicago. New Coast Foundation seeks to identify, invest in and support emerging and effective nonprofit organizations that are often vulner…

CRE N Illinois

CRE Future Leaders: Tim Swanson

As part of our series, CRE Future Leaders, we caught up with Tim Swanson, chief design officer at Skender. He leads Skender’s team of architects and designers—bringing his passion for integrating the design and construction process to the firm’s clients.

Office N Illinois

Borrow from the best: workplace ideas from tech HQs

| Clay Edwards

Technology companies are widely thought of as cool places to work, not just because of what they do, but because of the spaces where they work. Employees in other industries have long envied those spaces—and now, management is on board. In Chicago alone, heritage companies such as Kraft Heinz, Conagra Brands and Morton Salt are creating new…

CRE N Illinois

Kevin Bredeson joins Skender as CTO

Kevin Bredeson has joined Skender as chief technology officer. He will be responsible for strategic oversight and direction of Skender’s technology footprint. To enhance client experiences and bolster productivity, Kevin will infuse operations-focused technologies, such as virtual design and construction and building information modeling, w…

CRE N Illinois

Skender rebrands and expands, adds manufacturing to its business model

Envisioning a radically more efficient future for the building industry, Skender announced its expansion beyond construction, becoming a vertically integrated company including construction, design and building component manufacturing functions. The expansion includes significant investment in the launch of a new Chicago-based advanced manu…

CRE N Illinois

2018 CRE Broker Hockey Classic raises $10,000 for charity

The 2018 CRE Broker Hockey Classic proved to be another success this year, raising over $10,000 to benefit Chicago Blackhawks Charities and the Inner-City Education (ICE) Program. The event, organized by NAI Hiffman, Langehaumer Construction and CONLON Commercial, has raised over $50,000 in total donations over the past 8 years.

Office N Illinois

Glassdoor opens Chicago office in Fulton Market

Glassdoor opened its newly built Chicago office in the Fulton Market neighborhood, according to an announcement from the mayor's office and the company. In less than two years, the company's Chicago office has become its second largest with about 200 employees.

Office N Illinois

Skender Construction to use green power and partners with EPA

Skender Construction announced that it will join the Environmental Protection Agency's Green Power Partnership. The construction company plans to offset 100 percent of its annual Chicago office electricity use with the purchase of green power through renewable energy certificates from Renewable Choice Energy.