Mainstreet's Wellbrooke of Kokomo Honored with Workplace Safety Award
INDIANAPOLIS, May 5, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- The Metro Indianapolis Coalition for Construction Safety (MICCS), which is dedicated to the elimination of construction and facilities maintenance jobsite injuries and illnesses, has recognized Carmel-based Mainstreet's Wellbrooke of Kokomo campus as an Outstanding Project Safety Winner in their annual awards ceremony earlier this month.
Wellbrooke of Kokomo was one of three projects that MICCS recognized for outstanding safety. Meyer Najem Construction, the General Contractor on the project, accepted the award jointly with Mainstreet.
"This is yet another testament to the wonderful partnership between Mainstreet and Meyer Najem and the positive, safe working environment Meyer Najem creates for its employees and subcontractors," said Zeke Turner, Founder and CEO of Mainstreet. "Not only are we proud of what we build, but how we build our projects and treat our employees and partners is equally important. Quality and safety are of the highest importance to us."
"We are very pleased to be recognized jointly with Mainstreet on this important award," said Kevin McGovern, Vice President of Meyer Najem. "We have a long and deep relationship with Mainstreet and have partnered with them on numerous projects. We share a belief in the uncompromising importance of quality and safety."
Wellbrooke of Kokomo, 2200 South Dixon Road, opened in February 2014. The property is managed by Life Care Services™, an LCS Company, a leading provider of senior housing and care with communities serving over 28,000 residents in 27 states.
Indiana-based Mainstreet is the nation's most innovative developer of short-stay rehabilitation properties, known for acquiring and developing desirable, concierge-based health care properties. The company's industry-leading Next Generation® designs meet the demands of the Baby Boomer, creating communities with multiple social destinations, restaurant-style dining, spacious private rooms and baths, and therapy/wellness. Mainstreet was named to the Inc. 500/5000 list of fastest-growing companies in 2010, 2011 and 2012. For additional information, visit www.mainstreetinvestment.com.
About Meyer Najem
Established in 1987, Meyer Najem provides an array of value-added services including construction management, design-build and general contracting to building owners and clients across our core markets. Our proactive management style and team-oriented approach allow our firm to deliver superior services that differentiate us from others in the market. For more information, call 317.577.0007 or visit www.meyer-najem.com.
Kate Snedeker, Mainstreet