FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
GMA Construction Group Acquires AEC Proposal Consulting Firm
September 5, 2019
CHICAGO - GMA Construction Group (GMA) has acquired Capture Collaborative (Capture), a strategic consulting firm providing proposal writing and management, strategic development and graphic design services for the AEC community. Capture has provided consulting services to GMA since its inception. This acquisition will enable GMA to continue achieving strategic growth in new and existing markets with in-house marketing resources.
Capture’s Co-Founders, Patrick Fitzgerald and Kelly Kahn join GMA as Chief Strategy Officer and Chief Innovation Officer respectively. Joe Kessen joins GMA as Art Director. The newly formed department will be responsible for leading company-wide marketing and business development efforts, including preparing proposal responses.
Cornelius Griggs, President of GMA stated, “Capture has been with GMA since the beginning. With the growth GMA has experienced over the last year, it was necessary to bring the resources they provided in-house as a function of the business. Capture brings an immense amount of experience chasing work in almost every sector and working with the largest developers and contractors on some of the biggest projects in North America.”
Founded in 2009, GMA is licensed, bonded, and insured in the State of Illinois, and is a Minority and Veteran-Owned Small Business. GMA is fully integrated to provide General Contracting, Construction Management, Design-Build and Cost Engineering services. GMA is headquartered in Chicago, Illinois with an office in Dallas, Texas.
Capture is a strategic consulting firm providing proposal writing and management, strategic development and graphic design services for the AEC community. Capture is responsible for winning more than $7 billion in new work for its AEC clients. The firm has experience in numerous market sectors with a focus on public-private partnerships (P3).