Please welcome Project Manager II, Giacomo Tusa, to Team Redmond! Giacomo joined Redmond in September of 2020. Since joining, he has successfully managed several interior build outs, and is in Preconstruction on Redmond’s largest redevelopment project to-date. His experience includes highly complex interiors, ground up developments, and luxury hospitality projects. Giacomo brings a wealth of knowledge across market sectors and we’re pleased to share his experience and expertise with our clients.
WELCOME: GIACOMO TUSAApril 1st, 2021 by RCC
PROMOTIONSMarch 24th, 2021 by RCC
Team Redmond is proud to announce a slate of promotions in 2021! Please send a big congratulations to Robert Braun, Liza Camacho, and Elliot Hilgert on promotions to Project Manager II, to Brittany Sacco and Susy Figueroa on promotions to Project Manager I, to Andy Mazzarella on his promotion to Estimator, and to Tom O’Neill on his promotion to Director of Preconstruction. These folks put in serious effort each day for our clients, and for their fellow team members. Redmond’s continued success comes down to their dedication and we’re very proud to be able to watch them take the next step in their careers.
WELCOME: JEFF CURRYMarch 16th, 2021 by RCC
Redmond is excited to welcome Superintendent Jeff Curry to the team! Jeff joined Redmond in September of 2020 and hit the ground running on several fast-paced interior renovations. Jeff brings 15+ years of experience to Team Redmond, with several notable ground up and luxury hospitality projects in his portfolio. His versatility from interior builds to ground up work, plus several years spent as a Project Manager, allows him to lead a vast range of projects for Redmond. Welcome to the team, Jeff!
PROJECT AWARDED: KDM CORPORATE HEADQUARTERSMarch 9th, 2021 by RCC
Redmond has officially kicked off construction on KDM Engineering’s new headquarters at 1308 N Elston in Chicago. Our team is building out a 35k SF three story corporate office, designed by RATIO with engineering by DDG, in the brick and timber loft space developed by Farpoint Development & Greco/DeRosa Investment Group. We’re thrilled to have been selected as the GC on this project and look forward to delivering a new home to the KDM team this spring.
WELCOME: TONY URSOMarch 3rd, 2021 by RCC
Please join us in welcoming Superintendent Tony Urso to Team Redmond! Tony brings 30+ years of experience to the table with some of Chicago’s most impressive builds under his belt, and adds deep expertise in highly complex interior renovations and redevelopment projects to Redmond’s Field Team. We look forward to a bright and exciting future with Tony on the team!
PROJECT COMPLETED: HELP AT HOMEJanuary 28th, 2021 by RCC
Redmond recently completed an 80k SF buildout for Help at Home at Sullivan Center with Partners by Design, Cushman & Wakefield, Kent Consulting, and JLL. The space includes corporate offices and training facilities for Help at Home’s healthcare staff, as well as conferencing and breakout spaces. Check out project photos here! Thank you to all of our project partners for your continued trust in Redmond!
PROJECT COMPLETED: 175 W JACKSON MARKETING SUITEJanuary 15th, 2021 by RCC
Take a break from your day and check out these stunning photos of our latest project! Redmond recently completed a 50k SF Marketing Suite with Eastlake Studio, Telos, JLL, Brookfield Properties, and ESD at 175 W Jackson. Kudos to Neil Ebaugh and team for another flawless execution, and thank you to Eastlake, Telos, and JLL for your continued trust in Redmond.
PROJECT COMPLETED: DOCUSIGNNovember 6th, 2020 by RCC
Another great project in the books! Redmond has recently completed DocuSign’s 40kSF Chicago office renovation at 180 N LaSalle. Thank you to DocuSign for being a great client, and to Hydzik Schade, McGuire Engineers, JLL, Hines, Jared Tomaszewski, Brad Serot, and Kyle Kamin for your continued trust in the Redmond team. Redmond has been the go-to partner for Chicago’s growing technology companies and we loved working with DocuSign to deliver an outstanding space for their team.
Project Completed: ABC Supply ExpansionOctober 1st, 2020 by RCC
Redmond recently completed an expansion of ABC Supply’s office at 300 S Riverside Plaza. We completed their first renovation in 2019, and we’re proud to be a trusted partner to their team on subsequent buildouts. Thanks to JLL, GYH and ABC Supply for another great project!
Project Completed: CardConnectSeptember 29th, 2020 by RCC
Redmond recently completed a 30kSF buildout for CardConnect in this beautiful timber loft in Fulton Market with Rapt Studios. The space includes extensive custom millwork and leather finishes, a music room, and a large kitchen for team gatherings. We love how this space turned out. Check out full project photos here. Thanks to CardConnect and Rapt Studios for trusting us with this project!
Project Completed: McGuire EngineersAugust 18th, 2020 by RCC
Redmond recently completed McGuire Engineers new office buildout at 300 S Riverside Plaza with JLL & Perkins and Will. Our team thoroughly enjoyed the opportunity to build a new home for one of our project partners. Thanks to JLL, Perkins and Will, and McGuire for trusting us with your project!
Project Completed: LiteraJuly 28th, 2020 by RCC
Redmond recently completed construction of Litera’s full floor buildout at 550 W Jackson. Our team worked with JLL and Eastlake to deliver a 22kSF space to their team, and we’re thrilled with the final results. Thanks to JLL, Eastlake, and Litera for trusting us with your project!
Project Awarded: Help At HomeJuly 10th, 2020 by RCC
Redmond is excited to announce that construction is underway at Help at Home’s new 80kSF office at Sullivan Center. We look forward to working closely with Cushman & Wakefield, Partners by Design, and Help at Home to create a vibrant new space for their Chicago team.
Project Completed: Dolan LawJune 30th, 2020 by RCC
Construction is complete on our latest project with Shive Hattery! Dolan Law’s new office at 10 S LaSalle features private offices, lounge areas, conference space, and a central board room. Thanks to RLE, Shive Hattery, and Dolan Law for trusting us with your new space!
Project Completed: Pearl MeyerJune 26th, 2020 by RCC
Construction is complete at Pearl Meyer’s new office at 155 N Wacker. The renovated space features private offices, a large board room new conference and break areas. Thanks to Buck Management & Earles Architecture for being great partners on this project, and to Pearl Meyer for trusting us with you space!
PROJECT AWARDED: LITERAApril 15th, 2020 by RCC
Redmond is pleased to announce we’ve been selected as the GC for Litera’s full floor buildout at 550 W Jackson. We are working closely with JLL and Eastlake to deliver a 22kSF space to their team this spring. Thanks to the JLL team for your continued trust in our team!
PROJECT AWARDED: PEARL MEYERMarch 12th, 2020 by RCC
Construction is in progress at Pearl Meyer’s new office at 155 N Wacker. The renovated space will feature private offices, a large board room new conference and break areas. Thanks to Buck Management & Earles Architecture for being great partners on this project.
PROJECT AWARDED: EVOLENT HEALTHMarch 10th, 2020 by RCC
Redmond has been working closely with tenants and building management at 300 S Riverside Plaza since 2018, and we’re excited to announce the award of new tenant project in the building. Evolent Health’s 16kSF office expansion will feature open desking, conference and huddle rooms, and lounge space for their teams. Thanks to the JLL team for entrusting us with another tenant project!
PROJECT AWARDED: INTERMATICFebruary 4th, 2020 by RCC
Redmond has been selected as the GC for Intermatic’s new headquarters in Libertyville. Our team is thrilled to be the construction partner for this historic firm and their first major move since their founding in 1891. The new 50kSF headquarters will feature lab space and corporate offices designed by Partners by Design, MEP engineering by Syska Hennessy Group, and Project Mangement by Conopco. We look forward to working closely with our partners to build a new home for the Intermatic family.
Project Awarded: McGuire EngineersJanuary 28th, 2020 by RCC
It’s not every day that you get to build a space for one of your industry partners! Redmond is thrilled to be the GC selected for McGuire Engineers new office buildout at 300 S Riverside Plaza with JLL & Perkins + Will. We look forward to working together to create a new home for the McGuire team.
Project Awarded: ABC Supply ExpansionJanuary 21st, 2020 by RCC
Redmond is pleased to announce that we are working with ABC Supply to expand their existing space at 300 S Riverside Plaza. Our team completed their original renovation in 2019, and we were selected for a second expansion project to bring their total space to 50kSF. Client relationships are our #1 priority, and nothing means more to us than being a valued, long-term partner. Thanks to ABC Supply, JLL & GYH for your continued trust in our team!
RECENTLY COMPLETED: G2January 14th, 2020 by RCC
Redmond is thrilled to unveil G2’s new Chicago headquarters. Our team has worked with G2 since their first office space in 2014 and we’re proud to be a part of their growth and success. The new space spans 66k SF over 2.5 floors at 100 S Wacker, and features extensive amenities and gathering spaces. An interior staircase finished in custom millwork was added between the 5th and 6th floor which opens into the kitchen and break areas and serves as a central community space for their team. Wellness rooms, huddle rooms, game and library lounges, and conference solutions are present throughout. This project is filled with custom solutions to to meet G2’s unique needs, and celebrate their brand and culture. Full project photos are available to view here. Thanks to Ted Moudis Associates and ConcopCo Project Management for being outstanding project partners throughout this build!
RECENTLY COMPLETED: BILLTRUSTNovember 15th, 2019 by RCC
Redmond worked closely with Partners by Design, Acquilano Architects, and Ivanhoe Cambridge to build out a beautiful new space for Billtrust at 125 S Wacker. Custom wood ceilings, dark finishes, moss walls, and cozy seating areas create a striking workplace for their growing team. Chicago’s growing fintech sector is attracting top companies and talent to the downtown office market. In turn, those companies are looking to build attractive and engaging spaces for their teams. Redmond truly enjoyed bringing Billtrust’s vision to life and we hope they enjoy their new space. Check out full project photos here!
NEW HIRES: WELCOME!November 14th, 2019 by RCC
We’re thrilled to announce the latest talented additions to the Redmond roster: Project Engineers Susana Figueroa & Brittany Sacco, Assistant Project Manager Elliot Hilgert, and Assistant Estimator Andrew Mazzarella. Welcome to the team! Interested in a career with us? We’re hiring Project Managers and Superintendents – reach out!
Sneak Peek: G2October 17th, 2019 by RCC
Curious about what one of Chicago’s most exciting tech company’s new headquarters is going to look like? Here’s a sneak peek of the space that G2, Redmond, Ted Moudis & Associates, and ConopCo have been working on the past few months. The final space will be unveiled in the coming weeks, but we couldn’t wait to show off a few teaser photos of their new HQ. Stay tuned for more!
PROMOTION: LIZA CAMACHOSeptember 16th, 2019 by RCC
Please join us in congratulating Liza Camacho on her promotion from Project Engineer to Assistant Project Manager! Liza joined us in 2018 as a Project Engineer Intern, and was quickly brought on to the team as a full time Project Engineer. She has been part of the Special Projects team and heavily involved in Redmond’s largest projects to date, and we’re thrilled to see her take the next step in her career. Congrats!
NEW HIRESSeptember 11th, 2019 by RCC
Please join us in welcoming our new team members! We’re very excited to welcome several new folks this year, and we look forward to sharing their expertise and energy with our clients are project partners. Redmond is growing fast and always looking for top candidates. Check out our jobs page to submit your resume!
RECENTLY COMPLETED: ABC SUPPLYSeptember 4th, 2019 by RCC
As one of the largest roofing and vinyl siding wholesale distributors in the U.S., ABC Supply needed a Chicago office space that would compliment their scale and corporate culture. Redmond partnered with Griskelis Young Harrell to create a space spanning 40k SF at 300 S. Riverside Plaza. This stunning high rise provides employees with a mix of open workstations, private offices, conference rooms, and a large amenity space. This was Redmond’s second project awarded and completed at 300 S Riverside in 2019. We’re proud to congratulate our Project Team on their commitment to delivering outstanding projects and earning repeat business from landlords and tenants in Chicago.
Check out project photos here!
PROJECT AWARDED: G2July 12th, 2019 by RCC
We are thrilled to announce that G2 has selected Redmond Construction as the General Contractor for their Chicago headquarters. Redmond worked with G2 on their first ever Chicago office, and has continued to work with them throughout their rapid growth. The new space will span 2.5 floors at 100 S Wacker, and features an internal staircase and expansive amenities. G2’s success is a marker of Chicago’s outstanding tech and entrepreneurial community, and being a long-term partner to their team is our highest priority. Check out a sneak peek of the project here, and stay tuned for behind-the-build footage and photos!
SCHOLARSHIP FUNDRAISERJune 5th, 2019 by RCC
Please join Redmond Construction Corp. on June 20th for a garden party in Fulton Market in support of our Building The Next Generation Scholarship Fund!
Thursday, June 20th, 6:00 – 10:00 PM
6:00 – 7:00 PM: Rooftop cocktails
7:00 – 10:00 PM: Cocktails, hors d’oeuvres, and music in the garden
10:00 – TBD: After party details to be announced soon!
Ignite Glass Studio
401 N Armour St, Chicago
$100 General Admission, includes open bar & hors d’oeuvres
Garden party/cocktail attire encouraged
The inaugural Building The Next Generation fundraiser took place in June of 2017 and established a scholarship fund at City Colleges of Chicago. The scholarship fund provides financial assistance and professional development for women in the Construction Management program at Kennedy-King College in Englewood. This year’s event will continue raising money for that scholarship fund, as well as funding a new initiative with Chicago Public School’s Career & Technical Education programs. The new CPS initiative will focus on expanding access to Construction & Architecture career pathways for high school students at schools in Chicago’s South and West side neighborhoods.
Our goal with both programs is to increase access to education and careers across Architecture, Engineering, and Construction, with an intentional focus on Chicago’s underrepresented and underemployed neighborhoods.
Let’s build a better future, together.
RECENTLY COMPLETED: WELLCAREMay 30th, 2019 by RCC
Redmond worked with Perkins + Will and JLL to complete the buildout of WellCare’s new Chicago office at 300 S Riverside. The 50k SF space is equipped with employee lounges, large conference and training rooms, semi-private lounge areas, and a mixture of open and private workspace. Nearly half of this project’s subcontracts were awarded to WBE/MBE firms, and we’re proud to have worked with a highly diverse team to deliver an exceptional space to the client. Take a look at the completed space here!
RECENTLY COMPLETED: PINTERESTMay 9th, 2019 by RCC
Please join us in welcoming Pinterest to their new Chicago headquarters! RCC worked closely with Partners by Design, CBRE, and Sterling Bay to deliver an exceptional space for Pinterest’s growing Chicago team. The new Chicago office features extensive amenities, breakout space, private conference areas, and a lounge complete with a custom cocktail bar. RCC has been a partner to Pinterest throughout their Chicago journey and we’re proud to be a part of their continued growth and success. We’re thrilled to welcome their team to their new Chicago home.
RECENTLY COMPLETED: PERKSPOTMarch 19th, 2019 by RCC
RCC teamed up with Partners by Design and CRESA to build a new space for PerkSpot’s growing team in River North. PerkSpot’s new office includes large communal areas for team gatherings, small break out spaces and semi private areas, and a lounge complete with a record collection and turntable. Congratulations to the PerkSpot team on their new home, and welcome to the neighborhood! You can check out full project photos here.
PROMOTION: NEIL EBAUGHFebruary 28th, 2019 by RCC
RCC is pleased to announce that Neil Ebaugh has been promoted to Senior Superintendent. Neil was the first Superintendent to join our team and has been a critical part of our growth and success. His field experience, team leadership, and client relationship skills are unparalleled and he has consistently delivered on-time and on-budget projects for our top clients. Neil’s new role will give him the opportunity to lead RCC’s largest and most complex portfolio of work to date, and to foster growth and mentorships across our Superintendent Team.
RECENTLY COMPLETED: CODEVERSE WILMETTEFebruary 18th, 2019 by RCC
Codeverse’s third studio, located in Wilmette, is now open for business! RCC has been working with the Codeverse team since the inception of their flagship coding studio in Lincoln Park and continued working with them on their recent Naperville and Wilmette openings. The studios feature custom, pre-fabricated design elements, and integrated light and AV systems that students can customize and control via Codeverse’s proprietary coding language. Beyond being exciting, immersive spaces, the studios are creating opportunities for kids to learn skills that will be critical to their future success. Our team is thrilled to be able to play a role in Codeverse’s mission to teach a billion kids to code. Check out project photos here!
PROJECT AWARDED: WELLCAREJanuary 22nd, 2019 by RCC
WellCare’s new office is under construction at 300 S Riverside Plaza. RCC is working alongside Perkins + Will and JLL to deliver the new space this spring. The project is scheduled to be completed in early 2019 and will move WellCare’s team into a 50K SF space with sweeping views of the Chicago River. RCC worked with WellCare and JLL to implement a highly diverse project team, with nearly 40% of the value of awarded subcontracts going to MBE/WBE/VBE certified firms. We’re proud to be working with such an accomplished group to deliver an exceptional space.
RECENTLY COMPLETED: CODEVERSE NAPERVILLEJanuary 21st, 2019 by RCC
Codeverse-Naperville is officially open! RCC completed the second of three Codeverse studios last month and is thrilled to be open the third location in Wilmette this month (photos coming soon!). Our team worked with Codeverse on their flagship location in Lincoln Park last summer and then continued working together to develop the next two locations in the Chicago area. The new studio features a range of custom and pre-fabricated design elements, and fully “hackable” systems for students to control through Codeverse’s proprietary coding language. Check out project photos here!
PROMOTIONS: ROBERT BRAUN & LIZA CAMACHOOctober 26th, 2018 by RCC
The RCC team is thrilled to announce the promotions of Robert Braun from Project Engineer to Assistant Project Manager and Liza Camacho from Intern to Project Engineer. Robert has been a dedicated member of the team for nearly three years, starting with us right out of college and never looking back. In the past year Robert has taken the lead on a slate of projects while also maintaining his PE role on some of our largest projects to date. His attention to detail and willingness to be involved in project processes from start to finish have made him an outstanding team member. Liza Camacho started with us in June as a PE Intern and quickly excelled beyond the role. She joined the team full time in August as a Project Engineer and is currently working with our Project Director, Brad Malouf, on several high-profile tech projects. Liza’s architectural background and ability to rapidly take on new responsibility have made her a critical member of the team. We look forward to their continued success and more exciting projects to come!
PROJECT UPDATE: CODEVERSE NAPERVILLESeptember 7th, 2018 by RCC
Codeverse has been a dream client for RCC since meeting them last summer and building their flagship coding studio in Lincoln Park. They’re on a mission to teach a billion kids to code, and their vision for a connected, collaborative, smart space is coming to life again, this time in Naperville. Check out progress photos of the buildout happening now, and stay tuned for more exciting project highlights!
RECENTLY COMPLETED: Jellyvision ExpansionAugust 30th, 2018 by RCC
RCC recently completed the buildout of a 25K SF expansion space for Jellyvision in Lincoln Park. Our team worked with Partners by Design to develop a new space for Jellyvision’s growing team that embodied their company’s character and culture. The finished space features collaborative areas, private space, a wellness and prayer room, communal gathering areas, a game room, and a training room, along with the necessities like workstations and conference rooms. Our team has grown alongside the growth of Chicago’s vibrant tech community, and we love working with clients like Jellyvision who share our values and vision for making Chicago a great place to work and live.
PROJECT UPDATE: 205 W RANDOLPHJune 21st, 2018 by RCC
RCC is wrapping up Phase I of a lobby and multi-floor corridor renovation at 205 W Randolph for Alvarez & Marsal Property Investments and preparing to start Phase II, the full renovation of the Randolph Street lobby. Stay tuned for photos of the completed space, designed by our friends at Partners by Design.
(Rendering by Partners by Design)
PROJECT UPDATE: JELLYVISIONJune 20th, 2018 by RCC
RCC is nearing completion of a 25k SF expansion project for Chicago’s B2B tech powerhouse, Jellyvision. This project adds another impressive tech name to the portfolio for our team, which includes Pinterest, Industrious, G2 Crowd, Steelbrick, The Onion, and widely acclaimed tech/ed venture, Codeverse. We’re extremely proud of the relationships our team has cultivated with Chicago’s vibrant tech community and look forward to growing together in years to come. Stay tuned for photos of the completed space!
NEW HIRES: Liza CamachoJune 11th, 2018 by RCC
Please join us in welcoming Liza Camacho to the RCC team! Liza is a recent graduate of Illinois Institute of Technology’s College of Architecture and she will be working as a Project Engineer Intern with our Project Team on a slate of exciting corporate interiors projects this summer. We’re excited to have her on board!
RECENTLY COMPLETED: VERILIFE DISPENSARYMay 31st, 2018 by RCC
RCC recently completed the buildout of PharmaCann’s flagship medical marijuana dispensary – Verilife – in Arlington Heights with Interform Architecture + Design and ACRE Project Management. Illinois’ Medical Marijuana program offers new treatment options for qualifying conditions, and in turn has created new economic opportunities across several market sectors. The Verilife dispensary provides a welcoming, modern space with private consultation rooms, communal areas, and retail services. The RCC team is glad to have played a role in creating this inviting, engaging space for patients and staff.
RECENTLY COMPLETED: FERMILABMay 30th, 2018 by RCC
RCC recently completed a renovation project at Fermilab’s Wilson Hall in Batavia. Our team worked with GastingerWalker& to update the ceilings in the cafe, creating a bright, welcoming space for researchers and staff to lounge.
Recently Completed: ServcorpApril 20th, 2018 by RCC
RCC recently wrapped up their second project with Servcorp, an organization specializing in virtual and executive offices. The first location, 444 W Lake, wrapped up in late 2017, and the second location, 155 N Wacker, was completed in March of 2018. Both spaces are in premier high-rise building in Chicago’s central business district with sweeping views of downtown. RCC worked with Himes Associates and Fitzgerald Architecture Planning Design on both projects.
Project Awarded: 205 W RandolphMarch 28th, 2018 by RCC
RCC has won the bid to renovate two lobbies and five floors of common space for Alvarez & Marsal Property Investment’s building at 205 W Randolph. RCC is working with Partners By Design and Soundview Construction Advisors to execute this renovation quickly and with minimal disruption to building tenants. Our team is looking forward to creating a welcoming, modern space for building tenants and visitors. Stay tuned for project updates and final project photography!
Project Update: PharmaCann DispensaryMarch 23rd, 2018 by RCC
RCC is nearing completion on the buildout of PharmaCann’s flagship dispensary location in Arlington Heights with ACRE and Interform Architecture + Design. Illinois’ Medical Marijuana program offers alternative treatment options for patients with qualifying conditions, as well as bringing new economic opportunities to communities who serve these patients. This project was an exciting addition to RCC’s retail portfolio and offered a chance for our team to learn how this emerging industry is taking shape in Illinois. Stay tuned for photos of the finished space!
RCC Unveils New HQMarch 21st, 2018 by RCC
We’re so excited to unveil our new HQ and share this journey with everyone. Restoring this beautiful old loft was a labor of love, and the final product is truly a space that fits our team’s needs, personalities, and ambition for the future. Major thanks to the following firms & folks who made this possible:
Rework by ROE
Brian Edward Selke
Special thanks to Mike Tuccori for spending so much time photographing the space with us, and anyone we forgot to tag in this post!
And of course our entire team and tenants for their patience and creativity throughout this entire process.
Come say hello!
Project Highlight: ServcorpMarch 20th, 2018 by RCC
RCC recently completed a renovation for Servcorp at 444 W Lake and is nearing completion of a renovation for the same client at 155 N Wacker. Our team worked with Fitzgerald Architecture Planning Design and Himes Associates to update Servcorp’s space in both locations. Stay tuned for final project photography!