The Douglas Company, General Contractor, Announces the Completion of the Beach House Assisted Living and Memory Care Community

The Douglas Company, General Contractor, has announced it has completed the construction of the Beach House Assisted Living and Memory Care community at Wiregrass Ranch in Wesley Chapel, Florida. Beach House Assisted Living and Memory Care is a 96,000 sq. ft. assisted living and memory care community just outside of Tampa in Wesley Chapel, Florida. This $14.65 million project was completed in November 2017, making it the second project completed for Prevarian Senior Living, and among many with the architect, Architectural Concepts, Inc. The two-story facility offers 100 units, all of which take into consideration the comfort and safety needs of the potential residents. The community has many resort-like amenities with an open and sun-lit style layout in the Wiregrass Ranch area that offers shopping and restaurants nearby in a dynamic neighborhood atmosphere. The three landscaped courtyards promise plenty of time for relaxing in the beautiful Florida sunshine. There are endless opportunities...

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The Douglas Company is Proud to Announce the Completion of Construction of Peregrine’ Landing at Onondaga Hill

The Douglas Company, General Contractor, is proud to announce the completion of construction of Peregrine' Landing at Onondaga Hill, a Memory Care Community located in the beautiful residential area in Onondaga Hill of Syracuse, New York. The new $7.5 million memory care community is owned by Peregrine Senior Living / Onondaga Senior Real Estate, LLC and features 64 units offering specialized memory care for residents with Alzheimer's disease and other forms of dementia. Designed by MWT Architects PC, the single story, 35,760 square foot community features numerous on-site amenities, including a chapel, ice cream and soda shop, full-service commercial kitchen, common space living rooms, restaurant-style dining rooms, salon, therapy rooms, spas, community gathering areas, and enclosed courtyards. "With our experience in senior housing construction, we are proud to be part of the team involved in creating this new senior living community in the Syracuse area. It offers an unsurpassed standard of memory...

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Construction Complete on The Tower on the Maumee Luxury Apartments

The Douglas Company, General Contractor, is pleased to announce the completion of construction on The Tower on the Maumee luxury apartments, located on the Maumee River in the downtown area of Toledo, Ohio. This $21.7 million project was the redevelopment of the top 11 floors of a 30-story office tower. With construction complete in March 2018, The Douglas Company, owner George F. Eyde Family, LLC, and Quinn Evans Architects hope to breathe new life into this "glass city" historic landmark. This new residential development offers elegance and sleek design. One hundred six apartments provide spacious floor plans between 719 and 1,265 square feet with one or two bedrooms. All units come equipped with stainless steel appliances, including a full-size washer and dryer, granite counter tops and islands, Italian tile floors, and 7-foot panoramic windows affording stunning views of downtown Toledo and the Maumee River. The Tower on the Maumee, formerly the Fiberglas Tower,...

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A New Primrose Memory Care Community in Lancaster, Ohio

The Douglas Company, General Contractor, announces the completion of the new Primrose Memory Care Community in Lancaster, Ohio. The $5 million memory care community, owned by Primrose Retirement Communities, was thoughtfully designed for memory care residents facing the early stages of Alzheimer's and dementia. Primrose Memory Care Community, designed by WAI Continuum, includes high-end architectural and design features, bringing a distinguished level of finish and detail to memory care in the Lancaster area. It is designed to address the level of care needed by memory-impaired individuals while creating an atmosphere for them to engage in an active lifestyle. The 24,912 square foot community features 24 private suites and amenities, including a spa and beauty salon, coffee bar, library, dining and living rooms, fireplace, and an interior courtyard with a fountain to create a homelike atmosphere. "This marks the third successful completion with owner and developer, Primrose Retirement Communities. Our partnership is truly about...

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The Douglas Company Announces Two Internal Promotions

The Douglas Company, General Contractor, is pleased to announce the promotions of Connor Casper and Landon Kessler to the position of Project Manager. In their new positions, Connor and Landon will directly manage projects from early development through project completion and will be responsible for overall cost, schedule and budget evaluation, as well as, all construction coordination. Connor Casper promoted to Project Manager. Connor Casper is an alumnus of Bowling Green State University where he received his Bachelor of Science in Technology, Construction Management, and holds a LEED Green Associate Certification. Connor started his career with The Douglas Company as a co-op fulfilling all 3 of his internships and was hired as a full-time employee in 2013 as a Project Coordinator, progressing to Assistant Project Manager and currently accepting his new position of Project Manager. Landon Kessler promoted to Project Manager. Landon Kessler is an alumnus of The University of Toledo where...

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Peter Douglas Finalist for EY’s 2018 Michigan and Northwest Ohio Entrepreneur of the Year

EY has announced Peter Douglas, President of The Douglas Company, has been named a finalist for the Michigan and Northwest Ohio 2018 Entrepreneur of the Year Award. Honorees are recognized for innovation, financial performance and personal commitment to their businesses and communities, and are chosen by a panel of independent judges. This is the program's 31st year, which now recognizes leaders in more than 145 cities and more than 60 countries. Award winners will be announced at a special gala event on June 27th at the Detroit Institute of Arts (DIA). "To lead in an industry requires innovation and independent thinking and we are constantly pushing the envelope. It is not without risk, but that is what brings industry leading results if these risks are properly assessed and controlled. We are fortunate to have wonderful clients and dedicated, capable professionals, to continue to move our business forward," stated Peter Douglas. Entrepreneur of...

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The Douglas Company Begins Construction on Charter Senior Living at Oak Openings

The Douglas Company, General Contractor, announces construction on Charter Senior Living at Oak Openings, a new senior living community in Sylvania, Ohio. The 48,882-square-foot facility, developed by EBS Sylvania, LLC, will deliver a combination of 52 assisted-living and memory-care suites for residents. With the anticipated completion in November 2018, the $8.6 million project was designed by M+A Architects to bring a new, modern standard in senior living to Toledo area residents. The one-story, contemporary community will feature first-class amenities, including full-service kitchen, billiards room, bistro, fitness room, salon, spa room, living rooms, activity areas, as well as, exterior courtyards and patios "We are proud to be part of the project team that will contribute in meeting the needs of the local Toledo area seniors with this new senior living community," stated Zach Kiser, Project Manager with The Douglas Company. The Douglas Company The Douglas Company is an industry-leading general contractor specializing in senior living...

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The Douglas Company Announces Construction is Underway on the Veterans Affairs Outpatient Clinic in Rochester, New York

The Douglas Company, General Contractor, is pleased to announce construction is underway at Carnegie Management & Development Corporation's newest Department of Veterans Affairs facility in Rochester, New York, with expected completion in Spring 2019. Designed by architects, DLR Group and Westlake Reed Leskosky, the 92,174-SF, the one-story outpatient clinic will support the nearly 70,000 veterans and their families in the Rochester area. The facility will provide a full range of healthcare services, including surgery rooms, an eye clinic, exam rooms, a dental clinic, radiology rooms, a pharmacy, and an ambulatory surgery center. "Our veterans have protected and defended our country, and we are proud to be part of the project team to provide this state-of-the-art facility to support their healthcare needs when they return home," stated David Ender, Project Manager with The Douglas Company. The Douglas Company The Douglas Company is an industry-leading general contractor specializing in senior living and multifamily construction. For over...

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The Douglas Company, General Contractor, Announced a Number of Internal Promotions That Will Advance the Company’s Strategic Position Within the Market

The Douglas Company, General Contractor, announced a number of internal promotions that will advance the company's strategic position within the market. Through hard work, dedication and demonstration of The Douglas Company Core Values the following individual promotions have been announced: Brian McCarthy from Vice President of Construction to Executive Vice President of Midwest Construction Operations, Drew Rahrig from Senior Project Manager to Vice President of Construction and Andrew Barger and Ryon Barker from Estimating Coordinators to Project Estimators. "The announcement of these promotions highlights our core purpose of contributing to the success of our clients and associates, as well as, our core value of growth of our Associates and business through learning, teamwork, and leadership," said Gayle Ashbridge, Director of People Development with The Douglas Company. Brian McCarthy promoted to Executive Vice President, Midwest Construction Operations. Brian will be responsible for all of the construction operations in the Toledo, Ohio office....

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The Douglas Company Partners with The Family House for Local Food Donation

Right before the Christmas holiday, the associates of The Douglas Company donated a heaping 1,860 pounds of non-perishable food and cleaning items to The Family House of Toledo. The Douglas Company initiated a food drive challenge amongst the departments for the campaign, "It has been known to get rather competitive around here and the challenge fit our group well," said Natasha Ulmer, who was one of the organizers of the campaign. "We are always interested in giving back to the community, so we made it into a departmental competition by how many pounds were brought in by the employees of each department.... and of course, one operations team doesn't want another operations team to beat them in donations, and support staff doesn't want sales and estimating to beat them in donations, so it was just kind of a neat, friendly competitive way to build enthusiasm and get some donations to give...

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General Contractor Announces Kickoff of Construction on The Beach House at Wiregrass Ranch Assisted Living and Memory Care Community in Wesley Chapel Florida

The Douglas Company, General Contractor, kicked off construction of the Beach House at Wiregrass Ranch. The $14.65 million assisted living and memory care community, owned by developer Prevarian Senior Living will be the first of its kind in Wesley Chapel, Florida. The Beach House at Wiregrass Ranch will be a 93,360 square foot community for seniors who need assistance with daily living activities, and will also provide specialized memory care services for residents with Alzheimer's and dementia. The community is expected to accommodate 100 area seniors with private residences; including 67 one and two bedroom configurations for assisted living, and 33 suites for memory care residences. Designed by Architectural Concepts, Inc., residents will enjoy a host of amenities at the Beach House. Amenities will include a restaurant-style dining room, a private dining area for residents and their family, a bar & lounge, activity and sitting rooms, wellness center with an exam room,...

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The Douglas Company, General Contractor, Announces the Completion of All American Assisted Living of Warwick

The Douglas Company, General Contractor, announces the completion of All American of Warwick, a 58,000 square-foot, new assisted living, and memory care community located in Warwick, Rhode Island. This $11.7 million project marks the sixth completed project by The Douglas Company for owner and developer, Kaplan Development Group. The 58 unit, All American Assisted Living of Warwick, was designed by EGA Architects and boasts spacious studios and two-bedroom companion suites for residents, as well as, a gorgeous state-of-the-art memory care wing specifically dedicated to caring and providing a secure home-like environment for residents with Alzheimer's and memory disorders. The new community features amenities including a variety of common areas, a library, media room, arts and crafts room, a salon, bistro, exercise and rehabilitation room, and a spacious dining room. The landscaped grounds feature walking paths, a putting green and bocce court, as well as sitting areas and gardens. "The Douglas Company's project team...

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Construction Begins on a New State-of-the-art Memory Care Community in Tallahassee Florida

The Douglas Company, General Contractor, is excited to announce the construction of a new Clarity Pointe Memory Care Community, located in Tallahassee, Florida. This new community will offer specialized care for seniors with Alzheimer's and other forms of dementia and memory loss. This $11.2 million memory care community, owned by Olson Land Partners, will feature several common areas and 74 apartment-style units, all designed by architect, Leo A. Daly to enhance residents' ability to navigate the community independently. Clarity Pointe will be a single story, 59,694 square foot facility, with amenities including a spa and beauty salon, theater and putting green. "We are excited about the opportunity to begin construction on this leading-edge memory care community situated in Northern Florida. This new community for residents who have dementia or Alzheimer's will provide them a place to call home where they will be provided the highest quality of care possible. We look forward...

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Syracuse, New York, Peregrine’s Landing Memory Care Community Now Under Construction

The Douglas Company, General Contractor, announces, Peregrine's Landing Memory Care Community is now under construction, with expected completion in November 2017. This $7.1 million memory care community, owned by Peregrine Companies, LLC, will feature 64 units offering specialized care for residents with Alzheimer's disease and other forms of dementia. The new memory care community, designed by MWT Architects, will be a single story, 35,760 square foot facility. Amenities will include an on-site chapel, full-service commercial kitchen, common space living rooms, private dining rooms, salon, therapy rooms, spas, community gathering areas, and enclosed courtyards. "It's an incredible honor to be a member of the entire project team who takes a dream and turns it into a reality and a true home for the future residents. I'm confident that this facility will provide a place of warmth, comfort, and security for the residents of this memory care community and their loved ones," said Zach...

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New Primose Memory Care Community

The Douglas Company, General Contractor, announces the completion of the new Primrose Memory Care Community in Anderson, Indiana. The $4.6 million memory care facility, owned by Primrose Retirement Communities was thoughtfully designed for memory care residents facing the early stages of Alzheimer's and dementia. Primrose Memory Care Community, designed by WAI Continuum, includes higher-end architectural and design features, bringing a high level of finish and detail to memory care in the Anderson area. It is designed to address the level of care needed by memory-impaired individuals while creating an atmosphere for them to engage in an active lifestyle. The 24,912 square foot community features 24 private suites and amenities including a spa and beauty salon, coffee bar, library, dining and living rooms and an interior courtyard with a fountain and outdoor fireplace to create a homelike atmosphere. "This is a state-of-the-art facility, and our team is proud to announce the completion of construction...

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The Douglas Company Announces Construction is Officially Underway for The Tower on the Maumee, a Multifamily Redevelopment in Toledo, Ohio

General Contractor, The Douglas Company, announced construction is officially underway for The Tower on the Maumee, a multifamily redevelopment located along the Maumee River in the downtown area of Toledo, Ohio. The $20.4 million dollar construction project, being developed by The Eyde Company, will transform the top 11 floors of the vacant 400-foot-tall fiberglass tower into 106 luxury one-bedroom and two-bedroom apartments, ranging from 719 - 1,265 square feet. With expected completion in December 2017, these modern apartments designed by Quinn Evans Architects will feature amenities including stainless steel appliances, Italian tile and marble thresholds imported from Italy and installed by Italian artisans, roller window shades, marble window sills, views from full height curtain walls, and granite kitchen & island countertops. "This is a historic piece of Toledo and a once-vibrant building, our team is excited to be part of bringing this building back to life and new business to our hometown," said...

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The Douglas Company Announces the Completion of The WellBridge of Pinckney Rehabilitation and Skilled Nursing Community

The Douglas Company,  General Contractor, announced the completion of The Wellbridge of Pinckney Rehabilitation and Skilled Nursing Community in Pinckney, Michigan. The 100-bed, $13.5 million rehabilitation community took 13 months for construction to be completed, and is one of many projects that The Douglas Company has completed with the developer, The Wellbridge Group. The luxurious 65,000-square-foot rehabilitation community was designed by JW Design and sits on approximately 40 acres just south of downtown Pinckney, Michigan. The main feature that sets Wellbridge of Pinckney apart from other communities is its state of the art physical and occupational rehabilitation room that is located in the heart of the building. The modern rehabilitation equipment utilized and the care provided by skilled associates provide unparalleled value to the residents. Other amenities and features that set Wellbridge of Pinckney apart are the contemporary decor and furnishings, extensive spa,...

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Construction Begins on Stonecrest of Rochester Hills Senior Living Community in Rochester Hills, Michigan

The Douglas Company, General Contractor announces Stonecrest of Rochester Hills Senior Living Community in Rochester Hills, Michigan is now under construction. Stonecrest of Rochester Hills marks The Douglas Company's second senior living project with owner and developer, Northpoint Development. With expected completion in September 2017, the 78,342 square foot assisted living and memory care community, will be comprised of 87 private apartments; including a single-story, 32-unit memory care building in addition to a two-story assisted living building offering a total of 55 assisted living one and two bedroom suites. This $15 million upscale, elegant community will feature a variety of amenities for seniors; including an arts and crafts room, beauty salon, movie theater, cyber cafe, and exercise room. The exterior layout consists of an outdoor second-floor country kitchen, one memory care courtyard; two assisted living courtyards, a putting green, outdoor grills, all complemented by the exterior finishes of stone veneer and fiber-cement...

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The Douglas Company is Recognized on the Inc. 5000 List of the Fastest-Growing Private Companies in America for the 4th Consecutive Year

The Douglas Company was listed on the 2016 Inc. 5000 list, an annual ranking of the 5000 fastest-growing private companies in the country. The list is the most comprehensive look at America's independent-minded entrepreneurs. As a whole, these companies represent the backbone of the U.S. economy. The Douglas Company is the largest Ohio-based construction company to be included in this year's ranking. "We are honored to be a part of this prestigious list of private companies," said Peter Douglas, President of The Douglas Company. "The rate at which The Douglas Company has been able to grow emphasizes our passion for our clients. The success of our customers is our success. Helping our customers and partners grow their businesses has allowed The Douglas Company to grow rapidly as well, with an annual revenue of $128.2 million and growth of 42% over the past three years." The average company that made the Inc. 5000...

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The Douglas Company Announces the Completion of Discovery Village at Sarasota Bay in Bradenton, Florida

The Douglas Company, General Contractor, is proud to announce the $19 Million completion of Discovery Village at Sarasota Bay in Bradenton, Florida. The new community, situated on a 6.6-acre parcel, is owned and developed by Discovery Senior Living and is the design creation of Architectural Concepts Inc. The Douglas Company began Construction in September 2014 on the new combined senior living community, with completion taking place in December of 2015. This premier 126,000 square foot community features 126 units of combined senior living residences, including, a three-story wing of 30 apartment homes for supervised independent living, a three-story wing of 66 apartment homes for assisted living, and a one-story wing of 30 suites for memory care. Within its serene, resort-style interior, Discovery Village at Sarasota Bay offers the latest trends in senior living construction and design. Amenities include an indoor therapy pool, movie theater, wellness center, beauty salon and barber shop, spa...

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