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12 Jul KCM Group provides Construction Management Services for Wakeland Housing’s Talmadge Gateway project

Talmadge Gateway is San Diego’s first permanent supportive housing community designed for seniors who have experienced homelessness and have medical needs that require ongoing support. Developed in partnership with City Heights Community Development Corporation, the community offers 60 affordable homes with on and off-site supportive services that promote stability and greater independence, allowing residents to thrive.

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09 Dec Julie Robson Joins KCM Group as Director of Business Development

Screen shot 2015-12-08 at 4.19.10 PMKCM Group announced today that prominent real estate executive Julie Robson has joined the company as Director of Business Development. Ms. Robson is a well-known real estate professional who will bring a wealth of experience to KCM Group, a leading construction management firm based in San Diego. In her role as Director of Business Development, Ms. Robson will be responsible for developing and implementing strategic business goals for KCM Group, as well as managing key existing client relationships and creating new strategic alliances. “We are elated to have Julie join the KCM team,” said Gordon Kovtun, Principal of KCM Group. “She is a seasoned professional with nearly 20 years in the real estate business. That experience coupled with her energy, superb reputation, and high level of professionalism will be invaluable assets to KCM Group.” Prior to joining KCM Group, Ms. Robson was a business development executive for Chicago Title. She is actively involved with Bisnow, the Building Industry Association, Downtown San Diego Partnership, Urban Land Institute, and is a member of the Southern California Leads Group.

About KCM Group 

KCM Group is a full-service owner’s representative and consulting firm based in San Diego.  Founded in 2000, KCM Group provides comprehensive construction management services for government, commercial, non-profit and residential clients.  KCM Group’s multidisciplinary approach also includes specialized consulting services in the areas of environmental compliance, civil engineering and planning, construction claims (avoidance + resolution), forensic analysis and litigation support.  For more information on KCM Group please call 858-273-5400 or visit www.kcmgroup.net

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On July 9, 2012, The San Diego City Council almost unanimously approved the Plaza de Panama project. After over seven hours of testimony, the City Council members voiced both their strong support of the project, and made clear their appreciation of the efforts of the Plaza de Panama Committee and particularly Dr. Irwin Jacobs for his generous support and tireless efforts through the entitlement of the project. KCM Group is proud to be the Program Manager and our role representing the Committee through the approval process.

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Gordon Kovtun, principal of KCM Group announces Tony Norton has joined the firm as Director of Operations. Mr. Norton was most recently outside counsel to the Sycuan Band of the Kumemaay Nation where he was instrumental in adding 1,700-acres to the Tribal reservation through the Federal regulatory process. Prior to his role at Sycuan, Tony spent 16 years as a business and transactional lawyer in Los Angeles and San Diego. Originally from Winnipeg, Canada, Tony graduated from the University of Manitoba with a degree in economics followed by a law degree from the Thomas Jefferson School of Law.

Gordon stated: “Tony will be instrumental in managing KCM Group’s on-going growth by providing management of day-to-day business operations. We are looking forward to having Tony lead our team of project managers, engineers, and support staff to continue providing the high level of service our clients have come to appreciate from KCM Group. He is known as a resourceful professional able to manage complex projects by bringing people together from diverse backgrounds, making recommendations, and implementing strategies that will support KCM Group’s operations and clients.”

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Appellate court overturns previous ruling favoring preservationists

As one of the chief consultants on the Plaza de Panama plan, Gordon Kovtun of KCM Group is excited to announce that the Appellate court has overturned the previous ruling that upheld the Balboa Park bypass plan.  Mayor Kevin Faulconer, who voted for the plan when he was on the City Council in 2012, said it represented “a wonderful opportunity to improve San Diego’s crown jewel.”

Check out the article here: http://www.utsandiego.com/news/2015/may/28/balboa-ruling-bypass-soho/

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