Check Out Anne Cotter’s New Article in ‘Construction Today’ Magazine

With new technology trends and demographic shifts, the future of the construction industry is going to look a lot different than it does today. Anne Cotter, president of Cotter Consulting, writes in the Jan/Feb 2015 issue of Construction Today about how sharing our passion for construction with young women and men will benefit the future of the…

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Heather McNitt, LEED AP, Promoted to Vice President

Cotter is proud to announce that Heather McNitt, LEED AP has been promoted from Group Manager to Vice President, as of January 1, 2015. Heather has 17 years of experience in the construction industry. She joined Cotter in 2001 as a project manager for a wide range of projects and has continued to grow and…

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Nahid Afsari, PE, LEED AP Named One of ENR’s Top 20 Under 40

Congratulations to Nahid Afsari, PE, LEED AP, Vice President and Group Leader of our Wisconsin office, for being named by ENR Midwest as one of 2015’s ‘Top 20 Under 40!’ The award recognizes young design and construction professionals from the Midwest who have made significant contributions to their firms, professions, and communities. Nahid and the…

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Celebrating Our 25th Anniversary

This year Cotter is proud to celebrate our 25th anniversary! Over the past two-and-a-half decades, we’ve grown from a single-person to a team of nearly 100 professionals with over 500 projects completed to date. Over the course of this year, we’ll be sharing major milestones from Cotter’s history to tell the story about how we’ve…

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Earl Shapiro Hall Wins Multiple Awards

We’re excited to announce that the new Earl Shapiro Hall at the University of Chicago Laboratory Schools has recently received the William W. Caudill Citation from American School & University, as well as an ENR Midwest Best Project Award, K-12 Education. The $52 million, 131,000-square-feet, LEED Silver facility has a unique, modern design that complements…

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Fall Sustainability Conference Wrap-Up

This past fall was a busy one for Deeta Bernstein, LEED AP BD+C, our Group Manager, Sustainable Services. In addition to her regular work with the Public Building Commission (which you can read more about here), she joined fellow industry leaders and sustainability professionals at the BUILDINGChicago/Greening the Heartland Expo and Sustainability Conference in September…

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