MRICS, CCE, CCM, PMP - Principal and Project Director with over 25 years of
design, construction and development management
experience both as a contractor and corporate owner representative. Mr. Menendez
has proven diverse project experience and success handling multi-million
dollar assignments with a global perspective.
As Director of
International Design and Construction at Loews Cineplex Entertainment (LCE),
a motion picture exhibition company, he managed the development and
construction of multiplex cinema projects worldwide. Mr. Menendez was involved in the
appraisal of potential sites targeted for development, advising on factors affecting the
construction of numerous projects of varying scope.
As a member of LCEs
international team he managed prototype design development, technical feasibility review,
pre-construction, construction and post construction technical activities in support of
LCEs strategic business development program throughout Europe and Asia.
LCEs Midwest Regional Director of Construction, Mr. Menendez handled multi-million
dollar assignments throughout the United States. Most notably, he managed the
Star Southfield Entertainment Center
a $31 million, highly themed cinema and leisure center, as well as, the 25 screen megaplex
Star Great Lakes Crossing Theatre
project, both located in Michigan. In addition, he contributed to the
LCE's Prototype Theatre expansion strategy working in Connecticut,
Illinois, New Jersey, New York and Ohio.
Prior to joining LCE, Mr. Menendez
worked at D&F Contracting Co., Inc., a commercial
general contracting and construction management firm. As Senior Project Manager he
had responsibilities for client relations, project management activities, budget and cost
controls, contract administration, procurement, scheduling and estimating. In that
capacity, he worked or collaborated on different types of projects, among them: Yaohan Waterside Plaza (Mitsuwa Marketplace)
a grocery and retail shopping center, commercial office buildings, interior office tenant
fit-out, Riverview On The Park a
residential condominium project, mail handling facility, correctional and municipal
Mr. Menendez holds a
Bachelor of Science in Engineering Technology and a Certificate in Architectural
Technology, both from the New Jersey Institute of Technology.
Mr. Menendez is a member and holds professional
The Royal Institution of Chartered Surveyors (RICS),
the Association for the Advancement of Cost Engineering
(AACE), the Construction Management Association of America (CMAA),
Management Institute (PMI).
- USPS Preakness Station Wayne, NJ
- Passaic County Correctional Facility
Addition Paterson, NJ
- Fire Department Headquarters - Ridgewood, NJ
- Old Tappan Municipal Building - Old Tappan,