Inc. Promotes Brian Buffa to Project Manager in Illinois
Specialty contractor Harmon Inc. has promoted Brian Buffa from
project coordinator to project manager serving Chicagoland customers
and their projects. In conjunction with Harmon's other locations
in Illinois, the company provides new construction, repair and replacement,
and renovation for the entire state's commercial glazing needs.
Among his current projects, Buffa and his Harmon colleagues are
working with Pepper Construction and Eckenhoff Saunders Architects
on the new Museum of Broadcast Communications' bold glass curtainwall
facing State Street. The four-level, 70,000-square-foot building
is expected to be the first public museum in the nation to earn
a LEED® gold rating for energy-efficiency, when completed in
Buffa also is anticipating a Spring 2006 completion with general
contractor The Alter Group for the new Superior Ambulance Services
building in Elmhurst, Ill. Designed by Soloman Cordwell Buenz &
Associates, the 100,000-square-foot office building and garage features
30,000-square-feet of curtainwall and strip windows. Additionally,
he currently is wrapping up the 4,000-square-foot curtainwall renovation
and recladding of 430 North Michigan Avenue's office building, which
house the National Association of REALTORS®.
A resident of Glen Ellyn, a Chicago suburb, Buffa joined Harmon
three years ago after earning his bachelor's degree in construction
from Bradley University's College of Engineering and Technology
in Peoria, Illinois.