Leopardo Breaks Ground on its Future Chicago Office Location at 210 N. Carpenter

Leopardo has broken ground on the new 243,000-square-foot, 12-story boutique office building at 210 N. Carpenter in the heart of Chicago’s Fulton Market District. 210 N. Carpenter will feature a rooftop lap pool, tenant lounge and gaming area, full-service fitness center and locker rooms, a programmed yoga room, conference facilities, on-site parking, first floor retail Read more…

Leopardo Project Honored with ALA Design Award

Leopardo and architect Dewberry were honored by the Association of Licensed Architects (ALA) at its Design Awards Dinner at Drury Lane in Oakbrook Terrace on Monday, October 2. Out of 106 projects, a panel of five judges selected 41 winners and named the recently-completed Glen Ellyn Police Department a Silver winner. The Village of Glen Read more…

Leopardo Completes 290,000-SF Office Project in Chicago’s Fulton Market

Leopardo has completed the 290,000-square-foot, nine-story office project known as Fulton West, located in Chicago’s thriving Futon Market neighborhood at 1330 W. Fulton Street. The modern office features balconies, a private roof deck with vegetated surfaces, seating areas, fire pit and outdoor grilling amenities, as well as an open-air and fully-secured post-tensioned parking garage with Read more…

Leopardo CEO Among Crain’s 2017 Who’s Who in Chicago

Leopardo Companies, Inc. CEO James Leopardo was included on the 2017 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, the company has Read more…

Leopardo Completes New 30,000-SF Glen Ellyn Police Department

Leopardo completed a new 30,000-square-foot police station for the Glen Ellyn Police Department. An official ribbon cutting ceremony was held on Monday, July 17. The new station replaced an undersized and outdated space previously shared with the village hall that was housed in a former junior high school originally built in 1928. The police department Read more…

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…

Will Sutila Joins Leopardo Companies as Strategic Accounts Manager

Leopardo announced that Will Sutila has joined the company as strategic accounts manager. He is tasked with expanding Leopardo’s overall construction business with a focus on 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. Sutila brings to Leopardo 14 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…