Robert Weber Joins Leopardo Companies as Project Executive

Leopardo Companies announced that Robert Weber has joined the company as project executive within Leopardo’s tenant interiors market, which is responsible for build-outs, renovations and restorations of commercial space across all sectors. He brings to Leopardo more than 25 years of construction industry experience. Prior to joining Leopardo, Weber spent more than two decades at Read more…

Leopardo Announces Seven Recent Promotions As Company Grows

Leopardo Companies, one of the nation’s most-respected construction firms, announced seven recent promotions in its Hoffman Estates-based headquarters. The employees were promoted for their significant contributions to Leopardo’s success over the past several years, and to better meet evolving client needs. Those promoted were: Pierre Cowart, LEED AP – Executive Vice President Cowart is a Read more…

Leopardo CEO Wins Distinguished Alumni Award from Western Illinois University

Leopardo Companies, Inc. CEO James Leopardo has been named a 2017 Distinguished Alumni by his alma mater Western Illinois University. “The Distinguished Alumni Award, given since 1973, recognizes alumni who have brought credit to the university and themselves through exceptional professional accomplishments, meritorious service to ensure the continued excellence of WIU and through service to Read more…

Leopardo Promotes 6 Employees as the Company’s Interior Market Continues to Thrive

Leopardo Companies, one of the nation’s most-respected construction firms, announced several recent promotions within its Chicago office, which houses the company’s tenant interiors market and is responsible for build-outs, renovations and restorations of commercial space across all sectors. The Chicago office has successfully completed thousands of interior projects, including recent work for Grubhub, Grant Thornton, Read more…

Leopardo CEO Among 2016 Who’s Who in Chicago

CHICAGO (Sept. 6, 2016) – Leopardo Companies, Inc. CEO James Leopardo was included on the 2016 Who’s Who in Chicago list released annually by Crain’s Chicago Business. The directory compiles the city’s top “movers and shakers.” Leopardo joins Fortune 500 CEOs, philanthropists, politicians and more on this year’s list. Leopardo founded the construction firm in 1977. Under his leadership, Read more…

Arica Finney Joins Leopardo Companies as Business Development Manager of Leopardo Energy

HOFFMAN ESTATES, Ill. (July 7, 2016) – Leopardo Companies, Inc., one of the nation’s largest contractors, announced that Arica Finney has joined the company as business development manager. Specifically, she is tasked with expanding the overall business of Leopardo Energy, the energy optimization arm of Leopardo Companies. Leveraging traditional and non-traditional energy conservation measures, Leopardo Read more…

Leopardo Employee Named to ENR Midwest’s Top 20 Under 40 List

HOFFMAN ESTATES, Ill. (Jan. 28, 2016) — Dan Klancnik, director of project solutions at Leopardo Companies, Inc., was recently named to the Top 20 Under 40 class of 2016 by Engineering News-Record (ENR) Midwest magazine, the regional edition of the national weekly news magazine for construction and engineering professionals. At Leopardo, one of the nation’s Read more…

Jessica Sherwood Joins Leopardo Companies as Strategic Accounts Manager

HOFFMAN ESTATES, Ill. (Jan. 11, 2016) – Leopardo Companies, Inc., one of the nation’s largest contractors, announced that Jessica Sherwood has joined the company as strategic accounts manager. She is tasked with expanding Leopardo’s overall construction business with a focus on its institutional business unit, which includes the healthcare and senior housing markets. Sherwood brings Read more…