Big Four accounting firm to break ground soon on $430M Lake Nona learning center

It's official: A big four accounting firm soon will break ground on a massive new training center in Lake Nona. New York, N.Y.-based global audit giant KPMG will begin construction this spring on a 55-acre training campus off Lake Nona Boulevard that.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsJan 9th, 2017

Updated: KPMG Taps Orlando"s Red-Hot Lake Nona Development for $431 Million Training Center

Big Four accounting firm KPMG has picked the Lake Nona development near Orlando for its planned training facility. KPMG acquired two parcels totaling nearly 55 acres along Lake Nona Boulevard fr.....»»

Category: worldSource: nytDec 30th, 2016

KPMG seeks incentive for 800,000-square-foot training center

A major audit and tax firm has plans to build a large training center in Lake Nona, Florida and is seeking state and city incentives to do so. New York-based KPMG — the U.S. member firm of KPMG International, which has 174,000 employees and saw $24.4 b.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsDec 8th, 2016

Montgomery College adding $75M student center to its Rockville campus

Montgomery College is nearly ready to break ground on a $75 million construction project that will include a new student center on its main campus in Rockville. The student center will consolidate a number of student life programs in a four-story buil.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsMar 17th, 2017

UCSF"s $275M cancer center set to break ground in Mission Bay next month

The $275 million UC San Francisco Precision Cancer Medicine Building will break ground next month, the latest project approved in the university’s massive Mission Bay expansion. Construction on the 170,000-square-foot facility located on the Sout.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsMar 15th, 2017

Local firm buys digital center company for more than $1B, report says

Private equity firm Silver Lake has reportedly agreed to sell Santa Clara-based Vantage Data Centers Management Co. for well over $1 billion. Reuters cited unnamed sources who said the buyer is Boca Raton-based Digital Bridge Holdings LLC, a firm th.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsJan 30th, 2017

Golden State Warriors Break Ground On New $1 Billion Chase Center

Warriors brass, along with coach Steve Kerr, forward Kevin Durant and San Francisco Mayor Edwin M. Lee are expected to attend the ribbon-cutting ceremony for the venue located in San Francisc.....»»

Category: topSource: forbesJan 17th, 2017

Breaking: Lake Nona land bought for $41.8M by financial services firm

More land was just snatched up for big bucks in hotbed Lake Nona. New York, New York-based financial services firm KPMG LLP appears to have bought two parcels totaling 54.7 acres off Lake Nona Boulevard for $41.8 million — or $17.55 per square f.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsDec 29th, 2016

KPMG Circling Orlando, Other Markets to Build $431 Million Training Center

The Orlando City Council voted this month to approve an economic incentive package aimed at convincing Big Four accounting and professional services firm KPMG to build a massive training and professiona.....»»

Category: smallbizSource: nytDec 28th, 2016

Lake Mary"s The Edison at Primera to break ground in January

Huge opportunities await contractors eyeing a Class A speculative office complex in Lake Mary. The Edison at Primera is set to break ground in 2017 and is in the permitting process for construction, JLL Managing Director John Gilbert told Orlando Bus.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsDec 21st, 2016

Greater Cincinnati firm acquires competitor, plans to add jobs

DNA Diagnostics Center of Fairfield has acquired Identigene LLC, a competitor in the home paternity testing field based in Salt Lake City. The acquisition includes all assets of Identigene including laboratory equipment. Identigene, which was a wholly-ow.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsDec 6th, 2016

6 questions with the new CEO of Peak 10

Chris Downie has been at the helm of Charlotte-based Peak 10 for about two months now. He has been busy learning the ins and outs of the data-center and cloud-services firm, but Downie is no stranger to the industry. Downie was previously CEO of Telx, a .....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsNov 23rd, 2016

Local developer breaks ground on spec office complex on Central Florida strip near theme parks

A South Florida development firm finally began work on a speculative office complex about a year and a half after it first announced plans to break ground. Coral Gables-based Megastron Development LLC, a development entity with ties to Brazil, last month.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsNov 8th, 2016

S. Fla. developer breaks ground on spec office complex on I-Drive

A South Florida development firm finally began work on a speculative office complex early a year and a half after it first announced plans to break ground. Coral Gables-based Megastron Development LLC, a development entity with ties to Brazil, last month.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsNov 7th, 2016

Nonprofit secures land in Texas Medical Center, receives major gift for new facility

The American Cancer Society has secured land in the Texas Medical Center and plans to break ground next year on the nonprofit’s largest Hope Lodge in the nation. Minnesota-based The Richard M. Schulze Family Foundation, which was founded by Best Buy fo.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsNov 1st, 2016

Michelin, Panattoni Prepare to Break Ground on 3.3 Million-SF Tire Distribution Center

Michelin North America shifted into final construction preparation mode this week on its planned 3.3 million-square-foot distribution center in Greenville, SC, which will become the largest logistics and distribution projects under construction in the cou.....»»

Category: realestateSource: costarOct 14th, 2016

CU Denver breaking ground on $42 million wellness center

The University of Colorado Denver is getting a new Wellness Center, complete with student lounges, spaces to study, "reflection" and gaming rooms, and a health clinic. Saunders Construction will break ground Thursday on the $42.4 million, 92,000-square-f.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsSep 20th, 2016

Delays could cost World Trade Center arts center fed funds

A performing arts center intended to be a centerpiece of free expression at the heart of Ground Zero could face a $100 million shortfall if federal officials claw back unspent funds that the city... To view the full story, click the title link......»»

Category: blogSource: crainsnewyork17 hr. 38 min. ago

A giant U-shaped skyscraper designed for New York City could be the longest building in the world

Oiio StudioManhattan developers keep building skyscrapers taller and taller, but Greek architect Ioannis Oikonomou hopes to break a new kind of record. His firm, Oiio Studio, has designed a U-shaped tower called the "Big B.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderMar 24th, 2017

Report: Job growth in building sector outpacing national average

The rate of job growth in the construction industry is outpacing employment expansion across the country. According to a report from accounting advisory firm Marcum LLP, there were 105,000 construction hirings between September .....»»

Category: realestateSource: realestateweeklyMar 23rd, 2017

Jon Corzine"s MF Global, PwC in settlement

Jon Corzine's MF Global has reached a settlement with its former accounting firm, PwC.....»»

Category: topSource: abcnewsMar 23rd, 2017