Fast-Growing Construction Firm Makes its Presence in Lee’s Summit

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Kadean Construction, a 57- year-old national construction company with offices in St. Louis and Kansas City, has joined the Lee’s Summit Economic Development Council as an advisory-level investor.

The company has experienced significant growth over the past few years and is positioning itself for more. Located at 1821 McGee in the Crossroads, the 5,250 square-foot office was renovated last fall and is designed to accommodate the needs of the growing office. Kadean experienced a 333% jump in revenue from 2018 to 2020 and its 2021 backlog is indicative of additional growth.

Kadean’s Kansas City office has completed over one million square feet of industrial distribution space in the KCI Intermodal Business Centre with an additional 890,000 square feet currently under contract. Other projects include healthcare and multiple ambulatory surgery centers, an R&D laboratory and manufacturing facility expansion, and a senior living and memory care facility in addition to hundreds of thousands of square feet in industrial warehouse space in other parts of the country.

Kadean offers a full range of services including pre-construction, design-build, construction management and general contracting catering to a diverse set of clients in the healthcare, industrial, manufacturing, life sciences, medical cannabis grow/cultivation, office tenant improvement, senior living, multifamily and general commercial industries.

Susan McNamara is the Business Development Manager. She brings with her more than 20 years of relationship building experience in the AEC/CRE industries.

McNamara’s main focus at Kadean is new market entry, maintaining client relationships and expanding existing market business. She supports Kadean’s strategic business planning and development strategies, providing sustainable long-term growth as Kadean continues its pursuit of becoming a brand name in Kansas City.