New York City-based Plaza Construction has recently hired several new team members in operations and management for their South Florida office.
Lindsay Levin was appointed Counsel and serves in the executive offices. She earned her J.D. degree from the University of Miami School of Law in 2007 and an undergraduate degree from American University in 2004. In addition to the state of Florida and the U.S. District Court for the Southern District of Florida, Levin’s bar admissions include the states of New York and New Jersey, as well as Washington, DC.
Greg Montelione, with 20 years of construction experience, was appointed Senior Project Manager in the firm’s Special Projects division spearheaded by Chris Buscaglia, which specializes in high-end commercial interiors and retail projects in South Florida.
Albert Permuy, with 30 years of construction experience, was appointed Project Manager and is currently assigned to the Aloft South Beach. Permuy holds both a Master’s and Bachelor’s of Science in Civil Engineering & Construction Management from Georgia Tech.
Montelione and Permuy oversee personnel and services from preconstruction through closeout, and provide leadership regarding project planning, budget and schedule analysis, safety, quality, risk management and contract negotiations.
Recipient of the Contractor of the Year 2013 Award from the American Institute of Architects Miami Chapter, Plaza Construction is one of South Florida’s leading full-service general contractors and construction managers. Plaza is known for such prestigious projects as the W South Beach hotel, the 67-story Marquis and Canyon Ranch North Tower, to name only a few.
Brad Meltzer, Principal and President of Plaza’s Southeast Region, stated that Plaza is also currently constructing: The Related Group’s $118 million, 42-story Icon Bay waterfront condominium designed by Arquitectonica and located in the heart of Miami’s Biscayne Corridor in the newest upcoming neighborhood of Edgewater; The Related Group’s $105 million, 42-story Millecento Residences by Pininfarina, located in Miami’s Brickell neighborhood at 1100 S. Miami Avenue; 1 Hotel & Homes South Beach, a premier beachfront redevelopment by The LeFrak Organization, Starwood Capital Group and Invesco Ltd.; NINE at Mary Brickell Village, a luxurious new 34-story, 390-unit condominium tower at 999 SW 1st Avenue in Miami, under its $65 million contract with Starwood Capital Group and LYND; and more.
In addition, Plaza recently completed the multimillion-dollar Dadeland Mall Kendall Wing Expansion under its contract with Simon Property Group. Plaza Construction bases its Southeast Regional operations from 120 NE 27th Street, Suite 600, in Miami.