Fall 2014   
 A Message from Our Carolinas President


Welcome to the first issue of The Shiel Sexton meSSenger, a quarterly e-newsletter to keep our customers, colleagues and community partners informed about how we are leaving our mark on the Carolinas. Our goal is to put all of our news in one place so when you hear from us, it's in a smart, informative and infrequent way. I want to know what you think so please provide feedback to me directly at  bwilhelm@shielsexton.com.



Ben Wilhelm, President, Carolinas Region

Best Places To Work Winner


Our Charlotte office has been named a 2014 Best Places to Work by the Charlotte Business Journal. 



Come celebrate with us at the Nov. 13 event from 5:30-8:30pm by registering here and check out our company profile that will appear in the Nov. 14 issue.



Wilhelm Speaking at Optima U


Ben Wilhelm will be the featured speaker at Optima U on October 16 in Charlotte and October 23 in Raleigh, both from 11:30-1 at Optima Engineering's offices.



His topic: "How Innovation and Communications Are Changing Construction Delivery." 


It's free to attend, lunch will be served  and participants will receive one AIA learning credit.


Please register by emailing or calling Katie Stanley at 704.941.3750.

 Woodfield@NODA: A Multi-Family Development

Shiel Sexton is building a 241-unit four and five story luxury apartment complex next to the Neighborhood Theatre in NoDa.  This project, that broke ground in December and is set to open in September, 2015, was featured in a Meck Times full page feature story (login required) about the use of flying photography for project management .




Karen Price Joins As Community Relations Director


We recently welcomed Karen Price to the Carolinas team as Community Relations Director.

In this newly-created position, she will be responsible for community engagement and business development.  Read the press release.

Reach Karen at:
Office: 704.679.4050
Twitter: @cltKarenPrice

AIA Partnership


Shiel Sexton Carolinas sponsored the AIA NC Design Conference held in Charlotte last week. 



Next, we are co-sponsoring a survey with AIA to find out how well architects throughout the state have recovered from the economic downturn and how business is different now. AIA will be distributing this survey to all members electronically so, if you are a registered architect, please participate.

Parktowne Terrace Wins USGBC Award 


The Shiel Sexton Carolinas team took home a Sustainable Business Award at the USGBC Green Gala on September 26th for the Charlotte Housing Authority's Parktowne Terrace project.  Read about this rehabilitation of a 1960s senior home located in Southpark on our company blog.  



Branching Out In the Community:

Shiel Sexton is proud to be a new member of:  


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