Spotlight

October 2022 Project Spotlight | River Trails School

November 1, 2022

The Milwaukee Public Schools School District partnered with the Milwaukee Metropolitan Sewerage District to turn a barren parcel of land on the River Trail School’s property into a sustainable production forest. The baren parcel formerly collected rainwater and run-off with little to no drainage causing damage the land and flooding to the adjacent streets. The River Trail School saw this as an opportunity to turn the land into an educational source and solve
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Mackson Corners Waterfront Truss Raise

June 30, 2022

The project team at the Mackson Corners Waterfront project hit a significant milestone this month as the team raised the last roof truss into place. A brief ceremony was held to commemorate the occasion which began with short remarks from
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Forest County Potawatomi Community Health & Wellness Clinic Ground Blessing

June 30, 2022

The Forest County Potawatomi Community held a ground blessing to commence the expansion of the existing health and wellness clinic on the FCP Reservation. In attendance were FCP Executive Council members, clinic director and staff, tribal members, and representatives from the project
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The Spark | May 2022

June 6, 2022

May proved to be another busy and notable month for Greenfire. Three of our projects received award recognition, we were named a largest Milwaukee-area construction firm, and we also launched our 2021 Annual Report. The team at the Zuelke Building
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The Spark | April 2022

June 6, 2022

What’s Forrest Gump’s password?   1forrest1!   Now that we have your attention, we reflect back on everyone’s favorite prank month. And what a month it was. We turned over the Tribute Apartments at the R1VER site. Held a ribbon
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May 2022 Project Spotlight | The Zuelke Building

May 31, 2022

The Zuelke is the historic renovation and adaptive reuse of the Zuelke Building in Appleton, WI into a mixed-use residential property. The building is located in downtown Appleton and was built by Irving Zuelke, a local music shop owner, who
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Chief Simon Day

May 31, 2022

On May 18th, we recognized Chief Simon Onanguisse Kahquados, an important leader and speaker of the Forest County Potawatomi. Chief Simon Onanguisse Kahquados was the last hereditary descendant in a long line of Potawatomi chiefs, his family being one of
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Greenfire Attends the 2022 Reservation Economic Summit

May 31, 2022

For the third consecutive year, Greenfire attended the National Center for American Indian Enterprise Development (NCAIED) 2022 Reservation Economic Summit (RES) in Las Vegas, NV. The mission for NCAIED is to provide economic opportunity for Indian Country and its entrepreneurs.
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2021 Greenfire Annual Report

May 31, 2022

2021 proved to be a great year for Greenfire. Throughout the year, we managed $360 million in construction costs for 35 projects across the state. We started 19 projects in 2021 and completed 13 others while receiving eight awards and
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Recognized for Blazing Trails

Over the years, Greenfire has been recognized for leading the way in construction management. Greenfire started from the ground up by managing projects for the Forest County Potawatomi community and is now a leading firm for large, mixed-use developments. Expansion throughout Wisconsin and in various markets makes Greenfire a firm to watch. We are proud of each and every award that features our people, our projects, our services and our heritage.

Daily Reporter Top Projects of 2020
– Gold Medal Lofts
– St. James 1868

Milwaukee Business Journal’s 2021 Real Estate Award winners
– Badger Mutual Insurance Headquarters
– St. James 1868

Milwaukee Business Journal’s Largest Milwaukee-Area Construction Firms – # 11

Milwaukee Business Journal’s Largest Milwaukee-area Based Minority-owned Businesses  – #4

Daily Reporter Newsmakers of the Year – Estimator of the Year – Joe Kolavo

Daily Reporter 2020 Diversity in Business

Daily Reporter Top Projects of 2019
– No Studios
– Potawatomi Hotel and Casino Phase II and Casino Infill Project
– Vim+Vigor
– Wgemas

Mayor’s Design Award
– Vim + Vigor

Midwest Real Estate News Magazine’s 2020 Best of the Best Top Construction Companies – #52

Milwaukee Business Journal’s 2020 Real Estate Award winners
– No Studios

Milwaukee Business Journal’s Largest Milwaukee-Area Construction Firms – # 22

Milwaukee Business Journal’s Largest Milwaukee-Area Minority-Owned Business – # 5

Wisconsin Commercial Real Estate Women 2020 Showcase Awards
– St. James 1868 – Project of the Year Award Winner
– No Studios

USGBC Wisconsin 2020 Leadership Award, Innovative Project – Interiors – Wgemas Building Renovation

Daily Reporter‘s Top Projects of 2016
– Echelon Apartments at Innovation Campus

Daily Reporter‘s Top Projects of 2016
– Wgetthta Renovation at Wgema Campus

Mayor’s Design Awards
Paper Box Lofts

Milwaukee Business Journal‘s Largest Milwaukee-area based Minority Owned Businesses – #3

Milwaukee Business Journal’s Fastest Growing Firms – #3

Milwaukee Business Journal’s Largest Milwaukee-Area Construction Firms – #16

Milwaukee Business Journal’s Real Estate Awards
– Beaumont Place

Tribal Business Journal‘s Top 100 Awards –Top 25 Fastest Growing Tribal Companies

Daily Reporter’s Top Projects
– Beaumont Place & Ward 4

Mayor’s Design Award
Potawatomi Hotel

Milwaukee Business Journal’s Largest Milwaukee-area based Minority Owned Businesses – #6

Milwaukee Business Journal’s Largest Milwaukee-Area Construction Firms – #21

Milwaukee Business Journal’s Real Estate Awards
– Potawatomi Business Development Corp./Data Holdings

Milwaukee Business Journal’s Largest Milwaukee-Area Construction Firms – #20

Daily Reporter’s Top Projects
– Data Holdings Data Center & FCPC Renewable Generation Biodigester

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