Roger B. Kennedy Construction Ranks Among Orlando Business Journal's 2016 "Golden 100" Top Privately-Held Companies

Orlando, Florida General Contractor Prominently Ranked for Ninth Year

Orlando, FL, August 19, 2016 --( On August 10, the Orlando Business Journal announced that Roger B. Kennedy Construction ranks among the 2016 “Golden 100” Top Privately-Held Companies in Central Florida for the ninth year. The rankings will be announced at ceremonies to be held on September 16 at the Hilton Orlando. A year ago, Kennedy ranked as the 38th largest privately-held company in Central Florida. Kennedy also currently ranks as Central Florida’s 28th fastest-growing company according to Orlando Business Journal’s “Fast 50” awards presented on June 10.

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 hospitality, multi-family, commercial and healthcare projects including timeshare resorts, vacation clubs, hotels, apartments, condominiums, senior housing, student housing, and more.

Businesses recognized in the Orlando Business Journal’s Golden 100 are ranked by their total gross revenue for their most recent year-end. The award ceremony will recognize companies for their business excellence and general contributions to the Central Florida business community. The Orlando Business Journal may also honor recipients with an award in one of the following three categories:
-The Golden 100 Fast Five
-The Golden 100 Ultimate Newcomers
-The Golden 100 Top Ten

Roger B. Kennedy stated, “We are honored to be recognized once again by the Orlando Business Journal. We continue to focus on delivering fine quality construction while simultaneously streamlining our operations and embracing the need for continual change. The Central Florida Business Community offers excellent opportunities for long term relationships coupled with a great referral network. It is a pleasure to do business in the greater Orlando area.”

Roger B. Kennedy Construction is a full-service general contractor. They offer pre-construction, construction management and sustainability services. Kennedy added, “The demand for environmentally friendly design and materials is growing each year. We offer Leadership in Energy and Environmental Design (LEED) Accredited Professionals and Green Advantage Environmental Certified staff members on-staff. As a leading general contractor in Orlando, we stay competitive by offering highly qualified professionals who can inform clients as to tax benefits, reducing construction waste and conservation of energy and water. This is something other contractors may not be able to offer. We encourage consumers to also check the credentials of any contractor and ensure they have a valid Florida Certified General Contractor’s license, insurance and sufficient bonding capacity.”

At Roger B. Kennedy Construction, all trade contractors are pre-qualified. Projects are managed every step of the way as there are thousands of details when building a hotel, resort, timeshare, apartment complex, condominium complex or healthcare facilities. From inception to completion of every project, the team at Roger B. Kennedy Construction offers a hands-on approach.

In addition to offering general contracting and construction services in Orlando, the team at Roger B. Kennedy Construction offers their services throughout the state of Florida including Tallahassee, Jacksonville, Ocala, Daytona Beach, Tampa, West Palm Beach, Miami and Fort Lauderdale.

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
Roger B. Kennedy Construction
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(407) 478-4500