J.C. Anderson, Inc.  is pleased to announce that the firm has been selected to complete an office build-out for AHEAD at 401 N. Michigan Avenue in Chicago.


401 N. Michigan Ave.

Founded in 2007, AHEAD is an information technology consulting company based in Chicago. In 2014, AHEAD was named fifth on Crain’s Chicago Fast Fifty list. Due to the company’s recent accelerated growth, the company is relocating its office from 150 S. Wacker Drive in Chicago to 401 N. Michigan Avenue.

The company hired J.C. Anderson, Inc. to complete a 29,000 square foot build-out to the company’s new space located at 401 N. Michigan Avenue. The project will include renovating the space to include an open-office area with workstations, huddle rooms, a conference center, new server room, as well as a demo lab area at reception. Once complete, the new space for AHEAD will feature a mixture of acoustical ceiling clouds and open ceilings, as well as a living wall and custom painted feature walls throughout.

The construction team for J.C. Anderson, Inc. is led by Vice President William Burfeind, Project Executive John Angelovich, Project Manager Matt Kantro, Lead Estimator Greg Garland and Superintendent Ryan Kingsmill. Whitney Architects is providing the architectural services and Cresa is the Project Manager. The construction is scheduled for completion in December of 2016.