Bozzuto Construction Company Names Director of Business Development

December 15, 2011

Bozzuto Construction Company Names Director of Business Development

Kelly Cantley Brings More Than 10 Years of Construction Business Development Experience 

Greenbelt, MD – December 15, 2011 – The Bozzuto Group, a Washington, D.C. area based real estate services organization, today named Kelly Cantley director of business development for Bozzuto Construction Company, one of its six companies.

Cantley will be responsible for leading and overseeing the development of business opportunities for Bozzuto Construction Company, which has built more than 19,000 housing units valued at more than $2.2 billion since its establishment in 1988.

“Bozzuto Construction has earned a solid reputation for creating extraordinary multifamily communities, but reputation needs to be accompanied by an active new business presence. Kelly’s proven track record in the industry will help take us to the next level,” said Mike Schlegel, president of Bozzuto Construction Company. 

Cantley was previously business development manager for Turner Construction Company’s Maryland operations, where she was responsible for market analysis and pursuit of construction projects across the state. Prior to that position, she was an Officer in the Civil Engineer Corps for the U.S. Navy.  

Cantley is the president of Baltimore’s ACE Mentoring Program and treasurer for ULI Baltimore.  She received a Bachelor of Science in Aeronautical Engineering from the U.S. Naval Academy, and a Master of Business Administration from Johns Hopkins Carey School of Business.  

About Bozzuto Construction Company
Established in 1988, Bozzuto Construction Company has annual revenues of more than $150 million, and has been responsible for the construction and renovation of more than two million square feet of mixed-use and multifamily residential projects with a value in excess of $2.2 billion. Bozzuto Construction’s portfolio includes urban infill, high-rise, mid-rise, senior living, affordable housing and garden style apartments; along with retail, theatre, student housing, site infrastructure construction and renovations.  The company’s expertise lies in project planning, cost estimating/bidding, general contracting and construction management. For more information, visit

About The Bozzuto Group
Headquartered in the Washington, D.C. area, The Bozzuto Group is a diversified residential real estate company consisting of six integrated companies – Acquisitions, Construction, Development, Homebuilding, Land Development and Property Management – that together provide a broad range of real estate services throughout the Mid-Atlantic and Northeast.  The company is committed to providing quality housing for individuals of all income levels, producing everything from luxury homes and apartments to affordable housing solutions. 

Throughout The Bozzuto Group’s more than 23-year history, the company has developed, acquired and built more than 35,000 homes and apartments, and the firm and its principals have been honored with numerous industry awards and accolades, including having been recognized by the NAHB as the nation’s premier apartment development company, and twice as management company of the year.  For more information, please visit