VP Andy Cheezum Announces Retirement from Willow Construction

Headshot of Bernard "Andy" Cheezum, Jr., standing in front of a brick building

Press Release: After 30 years with Willow Construction, Vice President Bernard A. “Andy” Cheezum Jr., CHC, has announced his plan to retire, effective December 31, 2024. Cheezum began his career at Willow in 1989, working part-time as a Project Coordinator while completing his bachelor’s degree in construction management from the University of Maryland Eastern Shore…

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Willow Construction Named a National, Top-Performing US Construction Company by ABC

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Press Release Willow Construction of Easton, Maryland, was recognized in the Associated Builders and Contractors’ sixth annual Top Performers publication as one ABC’s Top 250 Performers and Top General Contractors nationwide. ABC’s Top Performers lists—the only rankings of their kind—recognize member contractors’ achievements in safety, quality, inclusion, diversity, equity, project excellence and special designations, ranked…

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Willow Construction Celebrates 50th Anniversary

Willow Construction leadership team poses in front of a cake celebrating the company's 50th anniversary

Press release: Willow Construction welcomed clients, industry partners, friends, family, and community members for an Open House ceremony commemorating its 50th anniversary on the evening of Wednesday, August 23. The well-attended event was held at Willow’s headquarters in Easton, Maryland. Attendees enjoyed light refreshments and music and heard members of the Willow leadership speak about…

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Willow Construction Celebrates 50 Years (Video)

Screen shot from Willow Construction 50th anniversary video featuring President Mike Hiner

Check out our 50th Anniversary video! A message from Willow Construction president, Mike Hiner: Friends, Well, today is the day! On this day 50 years ago, August 23, 1973, Bill Ditman walked into the Talbot County Courthouse and walked out with a contractor’s license bearing the name of Willow Construction. We are so very proud…

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Willow Construction Achieves World-Class Safety Standards Through Diamond Level ABC STEP Program

Office building in Easton, Maryland built by Willow Construction

Easton, Maryland, April 5,—Willow Construction has announced it has achieved Diamond level in Associated Builders and Contractor’s STEP Safety Management System. Founded more than three decades ago, STEP has evolved into a world-class safety program that dramatically improves safety performance among construction industry participants, with top-performing Diamond members achieving incident rates 645% safer than the…

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Willow Construction Honored as a National, Top-Performing US Construction Contractor by ABC

High-end community clubhouse and pool built by Willow Construction

EASTON, MARYLAND, March 8—Willow Construction of Easton, Maryland, was recognized in the Associated Builders and Contractors’ fifth annual Top Performers publication as one ABC’s Top 250 Performers and Top General Contractors nationwide. ABC’s Top Performers lists—the only rankings of their kind—recognize member contractors’ achievements in safety, quality, inclusion, diversity, equity, project excellence and special designations,…

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Willow Construction Celebrates Women in Construction Week

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 This year, Women in Construction Week takes place March 5 through March 11. The National Association of Women in Construction established WIC Week™, or Women in Construction Week™, in 1998 to celebrate and promote the role of women in the construction industry. This year’s theme, ‘Many Paths, One Mission,’ celebrates the different journeys women have…

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Willow Construction Kicks Off 50th Anniversary Celebration

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Press Release: Willow Construction, one of the largest commercial construction companies on Delmarva, has announced the kickoff to its year-long 50th anniversary celebration. Willow is planning events, charitable donations, and a social media series to look back on its history, all culminating in its 50th anniversary date on August 23rd. Willow Construction has become a…

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Willow Completes Beebe Lobby Renovation

Image of Beebe Healthcare lobby with overlayed text: Featured Project, Beebe Lobby, Lewes, Delaware

Willow Construction recently completed the construction and renovation of a new Main Entrance Lobby and Customer Service Station on the west side of Beebe Healthcare’s main medical center in Lewes, Delaware. Formerly the Nuclear Medicine Department, the new entrance improves the patient and visitor experience by providing a more visible drop-off and pick-up area near…

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Willow Construction Named Accredited Quality Contractor by ABC

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PRESS RELEASE Easton, MD, October 11 — Willow Construction, LLC, of Easton, MD, today announced that it has again been named an Accredited Quality Contractor by Associated Builders and Contractors. Only 450 of the nation’s elite merit shop construction contractors earned the credential in 2021. “We are incredibly honored to once again be named an…

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