Highland Group Expands Florida Panhandle Regional Team

The Highland Group is proud to welcome Blake Cannon as the newest Assistant Project Manager for their Florida Panhandle Regional office located in Panama City Beach.   Cannon graduated from Auburn University with a double bachelor’s degree in Business Administration and Construction Management. “We strive to foster a positive work environment where our employees can learn, grow and take their careers to the next level,” said C. Scott …Read more

Highland Group Breaks Ground for Agriculture Building at Graham Creek Nature Preserve

The Highland Group is excited to announce that they have broken ground on another addition to Graham Creek Nature Preserve located off of Wolf Bay Drive in Foley, Ala.  This 1,300 square foot facility, dubbed as the Graham Creek Nature Preserve Ag Building, will provide useful agricultural amenities for the property and surrounding community.   WAS Design, the principal designer for this new facility, kept creativity and functionality …Read more

Highland Group to Serve as Design-Builder for an Industrial Facility in Defuniak Springs, Florida

The Highland Group is proud to serve as the Design-Builder for Monolithic Building Systems’ manufacturing facility at the Mossy Head Industrial Park in Defuniak Springs, Fla. The 6 acre site will feature a 40,000 square foot manufacturing facility where Monolithic Building Systems will manufacture their Emmedue (M2) concrete panel building systems for the Southeastern United States. The site also has an additional 40,000 square foot building pad …Read more

Highland Group Expands Leadership in Alabama

Pictured: Michael Barnes, Vice President of North Alabama, The Highland Group. The Highland Group has experienced record-breaking success since expanding into the Tennessee Valley Region in 2019, and it is just the beginning. Michael Barnes, a Huntsville native who has been with the real estate development and commercial construction firm for two years, has been promoted to Vice President of North Alabama. In this new position, Barnes …Read more

ICYMI: New and Improved Von Braun Center Thanks to Highland Group

Pictured: Reba McEntire backstage before preforming live at the Von Braun Center on January 14, 2022. Photo courtesy of Von Braun Center.     The Highland Group ended 2021 celebrating their hard work over the last year – and that included commemorating the new and improved Von Braun Center. The Von Braun Center – or VBC for short – is located in the heart of historic downtown Huntsville, Alabama. …Read more

Highland Group Announces Record Company Growth and Momentum in 2021

December 17th, 2021  – The Highland Group is proud to announce that 2021 was a record-breaking year for the real estate development and commercial construction firm. From 2020 to 2021, the esteemed general contractor saw revenue soar 188% and hired twenty new employees expanding its team by 37%.   Throughout 2021, Highland Group developed and constructed projects throughout the south east creating thousands of jobs and investing …Read more

Highland Group Celebrates Grand Opening of  ProValus Innovation Center

The Highland Group, a real estate development and commercial construction firm has celebrated the completion of yet another groundbreaking project – the flagship technology innovation center for technology giant ProValus in Brewton. The Highland Group served as general contractor for the state-of-the-art 55,000 square foot facility which ProValus unveiled yesterday with a ribbon-cutting ceremony. Alabama Governor Kay Ivey joined for the momentous occasion alongside Optomi’s CEO Chuck …Read more

Highland Group Announces New Hire in AL Gulf Coast Division

The Highland Group is thrilled to add another all-star team member – Chandler Owens. Owens joined the Highland Group in September 2021 as an Assistant Project Manager in the Alabama Gulf Coast Division office. In his new position, Owens will be assisting with the supervision, coordination, and successful completion of our commercial construction projects across the Alabama Gulf Coast region. He will also help manage all aspects …Read more

Highland Group to Build New  Community Center for Bay County

The Highland Group has been selected to serve as general contractor for Bay County’s new community center. The facility, which will be located on Majette Tower Road just off of Highway 231 in Bay Dunes Park, has been dubbed the Bay Dunes Complex. After Hurricane Michael hit Florida in 2018, two community centers in Bay County were destroyed, leaving residents to reminisce about the facilities that once …Read more

Highland Group Celebrates Veterans Day

The Highland Group is proud to celebrate America’s veterans every year on November 11, but is thankful for their service every day of the year. The first veterans of the United States served during the American Revolution in the Continental Army, created in 1775 when colonial militias formed a common army under command of George Washington. Since then, the United States has declared war 11 times and fought …Read more