Roger B. Kennedy Construction ranks as Central Florida’s 28th fastest-growing company
07/30/2016

Orlando Based General Contractor Is Ranked In Orlando Business Journal’s 2016 “Fast 50” Awards

Online PR News – 30-July-2016 – Orlando, Florida – Roger B. Kennedy Construction, in June, was named for the fourth consecutive year among Orlando Business Journal’s 2016 “Fast 50” fastest-growing companies. The general contractor and construction manager currently ranks as the 28th fastest-growing company in Central Florida, having posted revenues of $88.7 million in survey year 2015. Also, the company has long been ranked among the statewide “Florida 100” fastest-growing companies as well. Kennedy is also consistently ranked among OBJ’s “Golden 100” top privately-held companies, Top Construction Companies in Central Florida, and Largest Family-Owned Businesses. Notably, the company has performed over $300 million of work for Westgate Resorts and approximately $100 million each for Unicorp National Developments and Wendover Housing Partners. The company’s specialties include Hospitality, Multifamily, Commercial and Healthcare projects.

Roger B. Kennedy Construction offers pre-construction, construction management and sustainability services throughout the state of Florida. Design coordination, estimating, scheduling, permit scheduling and coordination, alternative material options and long-term cost analysis are available. As a general contractor, the team at Roger B. Kennedy Construction manages all phases of the construction process from inception to completion. When building hotels, resorts, apartments, condominiums, office or medical buildings there are thousands of details. All of the sub-contractors and personnel involved in the construction process are managed by Roger B. Kennedy Construction. Clients work directly with the project manager and project superintendent to mainstream communication for timely project completion.

Throughout the construction process weekly meetings are held to ensure change orders have been communicated, material approvals have been received and cost controls, safety and quality concerns are accounted for in a timely manner.

Roger B. Kennedy, President of Roger B. Kennedy Construction, stated “We pride ourselves in providing quality construction services with the utmost attention to safety. Historically our field supervision staff enforces the construction schedule, directs and monitors all work and oversees our Safety and Quality Assurance/Quality Control Plans. With this hands-on approach we are successful in timely completions, cost efficiencies and superior safety protocol during each project.”

Roger B. Kennedy Construction offers Leadership in Energy and Environmental Design (LEED) Accredited Professionals and Green Advantage Environmental Certified staff members. Clients interested in green building practices and green energy recommendations will be given these options to gain tax benefits. Kennedy added “Choosing a LEED certified contractor can help clients use more recycled materials and reduce waste. Energy and water reduction are additional benefits gained when using a LEED certified contractor. I highly encourage clients to ask for license information and proof of certifications before hiring a general contractor.”
Roger B. Kennedy Construction offers construction services throughout the state of Florida including Orlando, Gainesville, Jacksonville, Tallahassee, Tampa, Miami, St. Petersburg and Ft. Lauderdale.

The Kennedy organization has been in continuous operation as a family-owned construction business for 146 years, and opened its Florida office in Orlando in 1972. Headed by Roger B. Kennedy, Jr., President, the headquarters of Roger B. Kennedy Construction is located at 1105 Kensington Park Drive, Altamonte Springs, Fla. 32714, telephone (407) 478-4500. For more information, visit http://www.rbkennedy.com.