Roger B. Kennedy Construction Recognized All Four Years In Bizjournals' "Florida Fast 100" Survey

The Orlando, Florida-based company is the only general contractor to be recognized all four years

Online PR News – 02-October-2016 – Orlando, Florida – Earning special mention in the September 16 issue of Florida’s Bizjournals, Altamonte Springs-based Roger B. Kennedy Construction is among only six companies -- and the only general contractor -- to be recognized all four years since the “Florida Fast 100” fastest-growing companies survey began. Kennedy ranks as the state’s 82nd fastest-growing company based on reported 2015 revenue of $88.7 million, reflecting two-year revenue growth of 83.67 percent.

According to data compiled by Bizjournal research directors in Jacksonville, Orlando, South Florida, and Tampa, the “Florida Fast 100” reflects the diversity of the businesses throughout the state. Companies recognized in the “Florida Fast 100” are all headquartered in Florida, showed tremendous revenue growth between 2013–2015, and provided financial proof to verify their earnings. Twenty-four Central Florida businesses are ranked among the fastest growing companies.

Roger B. Kennedy stated, “We are honored to have been recognized among the “Florida Fast 100” for the past four years. We stay focused on our niche markets, offer great service to our clients and complete all of our projects on-time and on-budget. These core components are the basics for generating a great business model and repeat clients.”

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, Roger B. Kennedy Construction ranks among Florida’s largest construction companies and is one of Florida’s largest family-owned businesses. The company specializes in multi-family, hospitality, commercial and healthcare projects including apartments, condominiums, hotels, timeshare resorts, student housing, and more.

Roger B. Kennedy Construction offers pre-construction, construction management and sustainability services throughout the state of Florida. Over the years the general contractor has completed projects in Gainesville, Jacksonville, Tallahassee, Tampa and several other areas within the state.

Roger B. Kennedy Construction also offers Leadership in Energy and Environmental Design (LEED) Accredited Professionals and Green Advantage Environmental Certified staff members. Green building practices are considered for all site operations and design recommendations. As part of their construction management services, Roger B. Kennedy Construction can make recommendations for reducing costs, energy and water usage during the construction process. They can also assist clients in using more recycled materials and reducing the amount of construction waste. As a LEED certified general contractor in Orlando, clients may gain certain tax benefits when choosing Roger B. Kennedy Construction for their project.

Kennedy added, “We encourage people to pre-qualify any contractor they are considering, just as we pre-qualify our trade contractors. Having a valid Florida Certified General Contractor’s license and insurance are keys to protecting yourself. Our experience has shown that owner-developers save valuable time by completing due diligence prior to the pre-construction stage.”

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