New appointment to foster community and innovation in construction.
NEW YORK, NEW YORK – February 25, 2021 – Jonathan Ninnis, RA, CEO of OC Construction Management (OC), has been elected to the New York Building Foundation’s Board of Governors. Serving as the charitable arm of the New York Building Congress, the foundation seeks to promote the long-term growth and well-being of the New York City building industry and the wider community through an active program of research, education, and philanthropy.
Construction has been a central part of Jonathan’s life since he began in the industry nearly 25 years ago in the residential sector. He went on to secure a Bachelor of Architecture at New Jersey Institute of Technology and subsequently his Architect’s Registration, before taking on roles with notable organizations including Cushman & Wakefield, VVA, and L&L Holding Company. Now CEO of OC, he shares: “I’ve spent my entire career in this industry and hope that my role on the Board of Governors allows me to share my knowledge and experience with others throughout New York.”
There is a true alignment between the goals of the New York Building Foundation and that of OC, whose vision statement is central to the organization’s values: “Seeking to elevate the collective consciousness of the construction industry to align with that of a modern and ever‑changing society.”
For Jonathan, promoting the growth of the industry isn’t simply re-affirming current practices, but also advocating for innovation in construction. “There truly is a better way to build,” he maintains.
About the New York Building Foundation
The New York Building Foundation, the charitable arm of the New York Building Congress, was founded by a group of dedicated professionals to improve and better coordinate the building community’s approach to promoting the New York City construction industry. Since 1998, the New York Building Foundation has promoted the long-term growth and well-being of the New York City building industry and the wider community through an active program of research, education, and philanthropy.
About OC Construction Management
OC is a construction management services firm specializing in providing full execution capability in the development of real estate for both owner/developers and corporate clients. Through our active management approach, the OC team stands apart from the industry as true experts in the development of real estate from site selection/acquisition, to strategic scope development, through design and construction. Anchored by the core fundamentals of building a construction firm that embraces diverse concepts and intelligent collaborations through non-adversarial partnerships, OC continues to lead the industry in commercial repositioning by strategically weaving together our in-house and industry expertise. For more information, please visit oc-cm.com.