Gillis Gilkerson Breaks Ground on the 9th Branch of First Shore Federal Savings & Loan Association in Millsboro, Delaware
SALISBURY, MD – July 16, 2014 – Gillis Gilkerson, one of the most stable and trusted general contracting and construction management firms on Delmarva, announced the groundbreaking of the ninth branch of First Shore Federal Bank in Millsboro, Delaware.
“We welcome the returning business from First Shore Federal,” said Dwight Miller, president, Gillis Gilkerson. “We have a great working relationship with the bank and look forward to expanding their footprint into Millsboro, Delaware.”
The new bank will cover close to 5,000 square feet at 220 Washington Street in Millsboro, Delaware and include Energy Star /LED lighting fixtures.
“Gillis Gilkerson is a first class operation and we look forward to working with their team again on the new Millsboro branch,” said Marty Neat, First Shore Federal, president and CEO. “The area is a growing and attractive community that lends itself to investment opportunities. We studied twenty different locations across the Lower Eastern Shore and Millsboro, Delaware consistently ranked near the top for growth in population, banking services, real estate transfers and traffic count.”
We are proud of our record as a community bank and responsible corporate citizen and we look forward to demonstrating that record to the people of this area over the next months and years,” said Marty Neat, president and CEO.
About Gillis Gilkerson
In its 37th year of building and real estate development on Delmarva, award-winning Gillis Gilkerson has built a reputation as one of the most trusted and stable construction management and general contracting firms on the Peninsula. From new commercial construction to renovation, the company’s construction managers offer broad and deep experience in diverse industries such as medical, industrial, manufacturing, hotels, multi-family housing, houses of worship, restaurants, retail, schools and more. Its full-service real estate development expertise offers custom solutions for land purchase, building program development, turnkey project management, obtaining permits and approvals, property management, property marketing, purchase, lease, and lease/purchase options. The team works in conjunction with architects, government planners, engineers, surveyors, inspectors, contractors, and leasing agents to manage the development process from concept to completion.