About
Americon

Americon Construction Inc. is now an affiliate of HITT Contracting, Inc., serving as the company's New York office and doing business as Americon HITT.

As a part of HITT, we look forward to continuing to serve our existing Clients, while building new relationships and growing our impact in New York and across the nation.

Learn more at HITT.com/NewYork.

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Our
History

Americon Construction Inc., has provided quality construction services in New York City since 1990, associating with clients, architects, subcontractors and vendors whose own reputations reflect those high standards to which Americon holds itself.

Americon's service platform ranges from corporate interior fit-outs, retail construction, building retrofits, to new construction and on-call services. We are truly a hands-on company.

Our structure distinguishes us. We are actively-involved in each project from inception to closeout assuring our clients of a full commitment of the organization and enabling us to bring the impact of experienced decision-making to every project and every client.

Clients define who we are today. We consistently strive to meet and exceed our clients’ needs and assure the successful completion of every project. As a result, customers turn into long-term client relationships proving our reputation as one of the most professional and proficient firms in the New York construction industry.

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MISSION

To be recognized as the most progressive enterprise in the construction industry. We strive to complete each and every assignment in an innovative, efficient and cost-effective manner. We strive for excellence in all aspects of our work, completing assignments with honesty and integrity, moving forward with experience and direction.

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LEADERSHIP
  • EUGENIO M. CANNATA

    Eugenio M. Cannatà is one of the three founding principals of Americon Construction Inc. and is the firm’s Principal Executive responsible for new business development. With more than 47 years of experience in the construction industry, he is sensitive to the demands and expectations of leading architects, designers and high-profile clients and assures that the level of service provided reflects such demands; first from himself, and then from everyone at Americon and from everyone associated with a given project. Motivated by pride of achievement and a commitment to the client, he instills these values into every project, inspiring project teams to perform their responsibilities with purpose and direction, and to complete every project expediently and expertly.

    Having studied architecture at the Gold Medal Institute in Cassino, Italy, he also holds a Degree in Architectural Studies from Columbia University.

  • RICHARD C. CUCCI

    Richard C. Cucci is one of the three founding principals of Americon Construction Inc. and is the firm’s Principal Executive responsible for all financial, legal and administrative activities and for all of Americon’s operations. With experience in law, finance and management, and by applying the core principles of loyalty, respect and pride of accomplishment, Richard inspires all Americon employees to conduct themselves professionally and purposefully, with decorum and with self-esteem. By recognizing the value of every colleague’s and every employee’s contributions, Richard has raised the bar to where and how Americon measures itself.

    Richard holds Juris Doctor, Master of Business Administration and Bachelor of Arts Degrees from St. John’s University.

  • THOMAS C. PRINCE

    Thomas C. Prince is one of the three founding principals of Americon Construction Inc., involved in assisting Americon’s leadership with construction activities, operations and client relationships. As a self-motivated executive proficient in communication, needs assessment, revenue generation, strategic business planning and general management, Tom brings more than 37 years of experience in the construction industry to projects awarded to Americon. With a core competency in construction management, Tom’s leadership, mentoring and direction are evident in the successful completion of Americon’s projects. Possessing a proven track record in client and vendor relations, Tom oversees ongoing construction operations and continues to develop new business relationships

    Tom holds a Bachelor Degree in Economics from Wagner College.

  • VANCE DIGIOVANNI

    Vance DiGiovanni is a principal of the firm with more than 32 years of experience in the construction industry. Vance joined Americon in 1992 and is actively involved in estimating and purchasing, managing a highly-qualified, six-person team of estimators. While estimating and purchasing are Vance’s core responsibilities, he also assumes the role of Account Executive, overseeing the responsibilities associated with preconstruction, bidding and subcontracting. Vance is one of Americon’s most senior and most experienced principals and has for many years, contributed a great deal to the growth and success of the firm.

    Vance’s responsibilities include estimating, negotiations and competitive bidding. Vance also interacts regularly with architects, subcontractors, clients and Project Team members to achieve project goals. Vance brings experience to the task at hand and is possessive of a motivating and inspiring demeanor. Vance’s reputation has served Americon well in his ongoing efforts to maintain existing client relationships and to introduce new clients to the firm.

    Vance holds a Bachelor of Arts Degree from the New York Institute of Technology and a Certificate in Construction Management from New York University.

  • BLAISE FERRARA

    As a principal of the firm, Blaise is actively involved in the firm’s business, managing and guiding Project Teams through the construction process on a day to day basis. Blaise applies his strengths in construction and operations management and his experience in collaborating with dedicated Americon Project Teams and with owner’s consultants, architects and subcontractors. Blaise’s hands-on approach to every project is informed with proven strategies, consistently resulting in client satisfaction. In advocating corporate philosophy, Blaise provides comfort to the client and reinforces Americon’s assurance of a seamless construction experience.

    Blaise brings to Americon more than 28 years of experience in the construction industry and has, since joining the firm in 1990, contributed immensely to the surging growth and success of the firm. Through day to day principal involvement and project management, Blaise has spearheaded many of Americon’s most demanding projects for clients such as the Bank of New York Mellon, BBVA, City National Bank, JP Morgan Chase, TD Bank; for Fendi, Tommy Hilfiger and Yelp, to name a few. In addition to his focus on project management Blaise is also actively involved in maintaining existing client relationships and in developing new relationships.

    Blaise holds a Construction Management Certificate from New York University and an Associate Degree from The Institute of Design and Construction.

  • HAROLD FERRER

    A principal of the firm with 28 years of construction experience, Harold concentrates daily on important efforts associated with project management. Having exhibited leadership, accountability and dependability in all aspects of the projects in which he is involved, Harold has earned respect from the entire Project Team and gratitude from client representatives and trades. Well-known for his laser-focused attention to detail, to the high level of construction service offered by Americon and to the essential requirements of the project at hand, Harold adds dimension to the importance of Americon’s services.

    Harold joined Americon in 1996 and brought with him a unique sense of awareness of the complexities and challenges associated with the construction of major projects. Since joining the firm, Harold has contributed substantially to Americon’s growth and success by managing, building and completing important projects including News Corp., 21st Century Fox, BBVA, Citadel, Commerzbank, Dow Jones, GMAC, LFG America, MacKay Shields, Mediaocean, Moody’s, Royal Bank of Canada, and UNICEF to name a few. In addition to maintaining current relationships Harold continues to pursue and develop new client relationships.

    Harold holds a Bachelor of Arts Degree from Rutgers University.

  • MICHAEL MARCHAND

    In his role as principal, Michael’s competent and objective approach to responsible project management is greatly influenced by his appreciation of the architect’s design and strict demands of the project. As a licensed architect with more than 33 years of experience in the construction industry, Michael’s impact on a project’s progress coupled with his experience with trades and vendors, provide assurance to the client. Through an informed capability to comprehend the project’s requirements, Michael takes ownership and is well-respected for his attention to every detail.

    Michael joined the firm in 1994 and has since, managed and overseen many of Americon’s important projects, contributing considerably to the firm’s growth and success. Michael’s projects include Answers.com, Chase Manhattan Bank, CNB, First Republic Bank, Fried, Frank, Harris, Shriver and Jacobson, Martha Stewart Living, McKinsey & Co., Nomura Securities and Time Inc., to name a few. Michael enjoys long-term relationships with all of his clients and continues to promote Americon’s services to encourage new business relationships.

    Michael holds a Bachelor of Architecture Degree from New York Institute of Technology.

  • ANTHONY M. TIGRI

    In his position as principal, Anthony is actively involved in the firm’s business on a daily basis, supporting Americon’s Project Teams through operational procedures. Project goals are of paramount importance as he proactively drives efforts to achieve those goals by applying 28 years of construction experience to every project. Fundamentally, Anthony builds structure within a project, assuring compliance with project requirements. By promoting Americon’s corporate culture, Anthony instills into every Project Team a sense of leadership and direction. Additionally, Anthony focuses on maintaining existing client relationships and on developing new relationships.

    Anthony joined Americon in 1996 and has since maintained, reinforced and developed client relationships with many of the firm’s premier clients, contributing appreciably to Americon’s growth and success. Through principal involvement Anthony has directed the construction of demanding commercial and high-end retail clients such as American Securities, Atlantic Records, The Carlyle Group, Syracuse University, Maimonides Hospital, Pershing Square Capital, UBS; Chanel Retail Stores, Fendi, Stella McCartney, LVMH Tower, Ralph Lauren and Furla USA.

    Anthony holds a Bachelor of Engineering Degree from Stevens Institute of Technology and a Master of Engineering from Stevens Institute of Technology.

Services
General Contracting
Construction Management
On-Call Services
Budgeting
Scheduling
Project Logistics

Americon Specializes in

Corporate Interiors
High-End Fashion and Retail
Building Retrofits
New Construction
LEED Projects
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Clients

  • Mediaocean
    New York, NY
  • McCann-Erickson, Inc
    New York, NY
  • Olgivy & Mather
    New York, NY
  • TURN
    New York, NY
  • Zenith Optimedia
    New York, NY
  • Callison
    New York, NY
  • Gensler Offices
    New York, NY
  • HOK
    New York, NY
  • Gagosian Gallery
    New York, NY
  • Madame Tussauds
    New York, NY
  • New York University
    Multiple Locations
    New York, NY
  • School of Visual Arts (SVA)
    New York, NY
  • Syracuse University
    New York, NY
  • Yamaha Artist Services
    New York, NY
  • Avon
    Multiple Locations
    New York, NY
  • Cosentini Associates
    New York, NY
  • Eithad Airways
    New York, NY
  • Gould Paper
    New York, NY
  • Philip Morris
    New York, NY
  • Plus Three
    New York, NY
  • Poten & Partners Inc
    New York, NY
  • Texas Pacific Group
    New York, NY
  • Walt Disney Imagineering
    New York, NY
  • Yelp
    New York, NY
  • Atlantic Records
    New York, NY
  • Fox Cable Networks
    New York, NY
  • Legoland Discovery
    Yonkers, NY
  • Sony Music
    New York, NY
  • Warner Music
    New York, NY
  • Alexander Wang
    Flagship Store
    New York, NY
  • Armani Flagship Store
    New York, NY
  • BCBG Max Azria
    New York, NY
  • Benetton
    New York, NY
  • Bloomingdales
    New York, NY
  • Bottega Veneta
    New York, NY
  • Calvin Klein
    New York, NY
  • Chanel
    New York, NY
  • Club Monaco
    Flagship Store
    New York, NY
  • Roosevelt Field Mall
    Garden City, NY
  • Cole Haan
    New York, NY
  • Coty Cosmetics
    New York, NY
  • Diane Von Furstenberg
    New York, NY
    Los Angeles, CA
  • Diesel
    New York, NY
  • DKNY City Showroom
    New York, NY
  • Donna Karen
    New York, NY
  • Dolce & Gabbana
    New York, NY
  • Dover Street Market
    New York, NY
  • Eco Sisley
    New York, NY
  • Estée Lauder M·A·C Store
    New York, NY
  • Escada
    Multiple Locations
    New York, NY
  • Etro S.p.A. - Flagship Store
    New York, NY
  • FENDI
    New Flagship Store
    Former Flagship Store
    New York, NY
  • FENDI Casa
    New York, NY
  • FILA
    New York, NY
  • Flavor Paper
    Brooklyn, NY
  • Frette
    New York, NY
  • Furla
    New York, NY
  • Givenchy
    New York, NY
  • H & M
    Flagship Store
    New York, NY
    Ridge Hill, NY
  • Halston
    New York, NY
  • Hermès
    New York, NY
    Manhasset, NY
  • Hermès Paris
    New York, NY
  • Jacob & Co.
    New York, NY
  • Joseph Abboud
    New York, NY
  • Judith Leiber
    New York, NY
  • Juicy Couture
    White Plains, NY
    New York, NY
  • Kellwood
    New York, NY
  • Kiton
    New York, NY
  • Lexus Intersect
    New York, NY
  • Louis Vuitton Moët
    Hennessy (LVMH)
    New York, NY
  • M Missoni
    Paramus, NJ
  • Marc Ecko
    New York, NY
  • Max Mara
    New York, NY
  • Michael Kors
    New York, NY
  • Mulberry
    New York, NY
  • Nautica
    New York, NY
  • Nike, Inc.
    New York, NY
  • Nordstrom
    Chicago, IL
  • Philips Van Heusen
    New York, NY
  • Porcelanosa
    Showroom
    New York, NY
  • Pronovias
    Flagship Store
    New York, NY
  • Quiksilver
    New York, NY
  • Ralph Lauren
    New York, NY
    Manhasset, NY
    Short Hills, NJ
    Lyndhurst, NJ
  • Room & Board
    New York, NY
  • Rossano Ferretti Hair Salon
    New York, NY
  • Sephora
    New York, NY
  • Sisley
    New York, NY
  • Stella McCartney
    Flagship Store
    New York, NY
  • Tommy Hilfiger
    Flagship Store
    New York, NY
    McClean, VA
    Dallas, TX
  • Valentino
    New York, NY
  • Vera Wang
    New York, NY
  • Vince
    New York, NY
  • Zara
    09124 Cagliari, Italy
  • ABN-AMRO
    New York, NY
  • American Securities
    New York, NY
  • A.R.T. Advisors
    New York, NY
  • Arthur Andersen & Co
    New York, NY
  • Axon Financial
    New York, NY
  • Bank of America
    New York, NY
    Brooklyn, New York
  • Bank of New York Mellon
    New York, NY
  • BBVA
    New York, NY
  • Blackrock
    New York, NY
  • Carlyle Group
    New York, NY
  • Cerberus Capital
    New York, NY
  • Citibank N.A.
    New York, NY
    Bronx, NY
  • City Financial Investment Co
    New York, NY
  • City National Bank
    New York, NY
  • Commerzbank
    New York, NY
  • E*Trade
    New York, NY
  • Equilend Holdings LLC
    New York, NY
  • Evercore Partners
    New York, NY
  • FBR Capital Markets
    New York, NY
  • GoldenTree Asset Management
    New York, NY
  • HSBC
    New York, NY
    Brooklyn, NY
  • ING/Clarion Partners
    New York, NY
  • ING/Data Center
    Hartford, NY
  • ING Investment Management
    230 Park Avenue
    105 Madison Avenue
    New York, NY
  • JP Morgan Chase
    New York, NY
    Brooklyn, NY
    Jersey City, NJ
  • KPMG
    New York, NY
  • McGraw Hill Financial
    New York, NY
  • MFA Financial
    New York, NY
  • Mitsubishi
    New York, NY
  • Moody's
    Multiple Locations
    New York, NY
  • Nomura Securities
    New York, NY
    Hoboken, NJ
    Ryebrook, NY
    Piscataway, NJ
  • Oaktree Asset Management
    New York, NY
  • Peter J. Solomon
    New York, NY
  • Polygon Investment
    New York, NY
  • RBC Wealth Management
    New York, NY
  • Royal Bank of Canada
    New York, NY
  • Sagent Advisors
    New York, NY
  • Sandleman Partners
    New York, NY
  • Seer Capital Management LP
    New York, NY
  • TD Bank
    Multiple Locations
    New York, NY
  • TD Bank Wealth Management
    New York, NY
  • TPG Axon
    New York, NY
  • Tullet Prebon
    New York, NY
  • UBS
    Multiple Locations
    New York, NY
  • Waterhouse Investor Securities
    New York, NY
  • Consulate General of Japan
    New York, NY
  • Leichtenstein - Mission of UN
    New York, NY
  • Alitalia
    New York, NY
  • Etihad Airways
    New York, NY
  • Four Seasons Regent
    New York, NY
  • Sheraton Manhattan
    New York, NY
  • Beth Israel - MMTP Clinic
    New York, NY
  • David Barton Gym
    New York, NY
  • Forest Laboratories
    New York, NY
    Jersey City, NJ
  • NYU Langone Medical Center
    New York, NY
  • Mental Health Association
    New York, NY
  • Techno Gym USA
    New York, NY
  • United States Fund for UNICEF
    New York, NY
  • A.I.G. Insurance
    New York, NY
  • MetLife
    Morristown, NJ
  • Mutual of America
    New York, NY
  • Navigators Management Co.
    New York, NY
  • New York Life Insurance
    New York, NY
  • Zurich
    New York, NY
  • Brown & Wood (Sidley Austin)
    New York, NY
  • Davidoff Hutcher & Citron LLP
    New York, NY
  • Fried, Frank, Harris, Shriver & Jacobson
    New York, NY
  • MacKay Shields
    New York, NY
  • Olshan, Grundman, Frome & Rosenzweig
    New York, NY
  • Paul, Weiss, Rifkind, Wharton, & Garrison
    New York, NY
  • Simpson, Thatcher & Bartlett
    New York, NY
  • Stroock, Stroock & Lavan
    New York, NY
  • Tarter Krinsky & Drogin LLP
    New York, NY
  • Accenture (formerly Andersen Consulting)
    New York, NY
  • Citadel
    New York, NY
  • KPMG
    New York, NY
  • McKinsey & Company
    New York, NY
  • Navigatant Consulting
    New York, NY
  • Pershing Square Capital Management
    New York, NY
  • Prentice Capital
    New York, NY
  • 21 Century Fox
    New York, NY
  • Bloomberg LP
    New York, NY
  • E! Entertainment
    New York, NY
  • Entertainment Weekly
    New York, NY
  • ESPN
    New York, NY
  • Fox Interactive Media
    New York, NY
  • Fox News
    New York, NY
  • IMG
    New York, NY
  • Martha Stewart Living Omnimedia
    New York, NY
  • News Corporation - DIRECTV
    New York, NY
  • News Corporation -
    News America Marketing (NAM)
    New York, NY
    Wilton, CT
  • News Corporation - Dow Jones
    New York, NY
  • Newsday
    Melville, NY
  • New York Post
    New York, NY
  • Saatchi & Saatchi
    New York, NY
  • Talk Magazine
    New York, NY
  • Time - Essence
    New York, NY
  • Time Inc.
    New York, NY
  • TV Guide
    New York, NY
  • Brookfield Properties
    New York, NY
  • Cassidy Turley
    New York, NY
  • Corcoran Group
    New York, NY
  • Cushman & Wakefield
    New York, NY
  • Eastgate Realty
    New York, NY
  • Elad Properties
    New York, NY
  • Empire State Realty Trust
    New York, NY
  • Fisher Brothers
    New York, NY
  • Forest City Ratner
    New York, NY
  • Jones Lang LaSalle
    New York, NY
  • Park Tower Realty
    New York, NY
  • Silverstein Properties
    New York, NY
  • SL Green Management
    New York, NY
  • The Pyne Companies, Ltd.
    New York, NY
  • Tishman-Speyer Properties
    New York, NY
  • Vornado Management
    New York, NY
  • Waterman Interests
    New York, NY
  • ING Direct Café
    New York, NY
  • Pera Restaurant
    New York, NY
  • Answers.com
    New York, NY
  • efinanceworks
    New York, NY
  • Hewlett Packard
    New York, NY
  • Juniper Networks
    New York, NY
  • Seamlessweb.com
    New York, NY
  • Smart.com
    New York, NY
  • Yahoo!
    New York, NY


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CONTACT US

Americon Construction Inc.

120 Broadway
Suite 1120
New York, NY 10271

Tel: (212) 274-0190
Fax: (212) 274-0199
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