At the 90th Annual Building Awards & Gala, The Queens Chamber of Commerce presented the award for Best Commercial Building Construction in Queens to Argento Construction for the construction of a two-story building for client Carpet Time. This project was completed in 2015 and is a ground up three-level retail building comprised of approximately 35,000 sq. ft. located at 53-03 Broadway in the Woodside/Astoria area Queens.
“Congratulations to Argento Construction Corp. on winning the New Construction: Commercial Project award,” said Thomas J. Grech, Executive Director of the Queens Chamber of Commerce. “This new building will allowQueens to continue to attract entrepreneurs who can create jobs in our borough, helping ensure our economy remains vibrant. I would also like to congratulate the owner Mr. Sotiris Constantinou and John Carusone Architects for all their efforts in the process.”
The winners of the Queens Chamber of Commerce Building Awards are voted on by a select committee of board members, experts in the industry, along with professionals from government agencies and real estate organizations. There were 21 winners out of 110 entries in this year’s competition.
Accepting the award for Argento Construction was Mr. Onofrio Argento, Founder & CEO, “We are so proud to be recognized for our work here in our home town of Queens. We work on projects all around the country but to be awarded here is very meaningful, especially by an organization rich in history like the Queens Chamber.”
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