Las Vegas-based Forté Specialty Contractors, a construction company specializing in building for the experience on behalf of restaurants, nightclubs, museum exhibits and themed, experiential venues, has completed construction on Carbone, a $4 million, 10,000-square-foot Italian-American restaurant located within the Aria Resort & Casino in Las Vegas.
For the first time in history, Americans spent more on dining out than on groceries last year. As the “foodie” generation seeks out new culinary experiences, restaurants are pivotal to the success of the 445 lifestyle centers that, according to the International Council of Shopping Centers, have sprung up across the country.
Forté Specialty Contractors, a Las Vegas-based construction company specializing in building for the experience, has announced the hire of Greg Hellem as superintendent. Based in the company’s Las Vegas headquarters, Hellem will be responsible for providing leadership to the on-site staff to supervise the quality of work and to ensure projects are completed on-time and on-budget. Hellem joins Forté with 28 years of experience working with a number of large and small contracting companies throughout Las Vegas and California, primarily within the hospitality and retail industries.
This is an excerpt of the article “ENR Southwest: People” which appeared in ENR Southwest on May 5, 2016.Read more