About Us

Synergy Construction Group, LLC is a multi-faceted general contracting, design build, reconstruction management firm based in Chicago, IL, since December 2010. Our project team is experienced in all phases of the construction process with collective experience spanning well over 80 years. Our focus is effective communication and the importance of completing projects on time and within budget. We are committed to sustainability and ensure that, in concert with your team, a project follows best practices.

Our approach is to first identify and address client needs in the development and construction of your project. Synergy Construction is a hands-on company attentive to the needs of the Owner. We pride ourselves in our repeat client business – a true statement to our commitment to service. Synergy Construction Group is founded on a true team approach with emphasis on clear communication, understanding the value of time and the concept of saving money. whether you require construction consulting, budgeting, development, general contracting or design build services, Synergy Construction Group has a solution.

Leadership

Michael Pinelli,  Principal

Michael co-founded general contracting and construction management firm Synergy Construction Group in 2010 and serves as Principal. In his role, Michael focuses on developing long-term strategic initiatives, building customer relationships, identifying and executing business opportunities and managing the full development and construction lifecycle to ensure customer satisfaction.

Michael has spent over 20 years working in general contracting, construction management and design-build services as a manager and owner. Throughout his tenure, Michael has consistently completed projects on time and delivered results within budget for a solid, repeat client base. His industry experience spans institutional, healthcare, tenant improvement, adaptive reuse and multi-family construction.

An Illinois native, Michael attended Mount Carmel High School and Bradley University where he earned a BS in Construction Engineering with a minor in Business Management. Michael and his family live in Chicago’s Bucktown neighborhood.

EDUCATION

Bradley University
B.S. Construction Engineering

CERTIFICATIONS

LEED Accredited Professional
Licensed Masonry & Concrete Contractor
Primavera
OSHA 10 Hour
OSHA 30 Hour
Master Builder
ASHE, Certified Health Care Contractor

PROFESSIONAL AFFILIATIONS

U.S. Green Building Council (USGBC)

Phil Domenico,  Principal, LEED AP

A veteran of the real estate industry, Assemble Shared Office co-founder Phil Domenico has been active in real estate for more than 20 years. Phil’s career spans commercial and residential real estate, nationwide and local to the Chicago area, and also includes a Bachelor’s degree from John Carroll University and an MBA in Finance from DePaul University. Starting in 1995, Philip has overseen massive construction projects, including a 100,000+ square foot office/retail space for Progress Construction Company and construction management of 153 cell sites for US Cellular. Since 2009, Phil has been a Principal at Chicago’s Synergy Partners www.Synergy-Partners.com , an end-to-end real estate development and construction firm servicing both residential and commercial projects. Phil currently spends his time at Synergy Partners directing preconstruction and development activities along with leading the launch and growth of Assemble Shared Office.

After successfully co-founding Synergy-Partners with the help of an incubator called ICNC located in Chicago’s West Loop, Phil co-founded Assemble Shared Office on the idea that office space can be equal parts productive, modern, inspiring, and collaborative. Utilizing his vast experience in real estate and construction, Assemble takes Phil’s career-long philosophy of exceptional design, quality work, and customer service and brings it into the shared office world. With Assemble, Phil provides start-up innovators, entrepreneurs, freelancers, and small businesses with a workspace that meets these ideals, all with the goal of inspiring productivity and fostering community.

Phil is a licensed broker and holds a BS and MBA in Finance and Accounting. Phil is also recognized by the Green Building Certification Institute (GBCI) as a LEED accredited professional. He currently lives in Chicago, IL.

EDUCATION

M.B.A. – Accounting & Finance
DePaul University

B.S. – Biology & History
John Carroll University

CERTIFICATIONS
LEED Accredited Professional
Primavera
Master Builder
OSHA 10-Hour
OSHA 30-Hour

PROFESSIONAL AFFILIATIONS
U.S. Green Building Council (USGBC)

Jeff Metz,  Principal

Jeff brings over 20 years of construction experience to Synergy Construction Group. His responsibilities include leading design coordination, the permitting process, determining project scope, budgeting, detailed master construction scheduling and developing subcontractor bid strategies as well as bid negotiation and administration.

Jeff has completed over $76 MM in construction projects for clients like Chicago Public Schools, Advocate Healthcare, St Bernard Hospital, City of Plainfield and Bank of Tokyo.

Prior to joining the team in co-founding Synergy Construction Group, Jeff owned and managed a successful commercial and residential development company.

EDUCATION

University of Kansas
B.S. Architectural Engineering

CERTIFICATIONS
Primavera
OSHA 10 Hour
Master Builder
Certified Lead Based Paint Technician

Anthony Alessi,  Principal

Anthony co-founded general contracting and construction management firm Synergy Construction Group in 2010 and serves as Principal. Anthony is responsible for multiple facets of the company including design development activities focusing on project specific programming, design and cost-benefit analysis. Anthony is also responsible for the development, management and mentoring of key employees including project managers, superintendents and labor staff.

Anthony brings over 20 years of experience in construction. Prior to Synergy Construction, Anthony owned and operated a successful carpentry firm while focusing on single family and multi-family residential development.

Anthony enjoys traveling, sports and spending time with his family. They live in the western suburbs of Chicago.

CERTIFICATIONS

Primavera
OSHA 10 Hour
OSHA 30 Hour
Master Builder
Michigan Builders License
Certified Mold Technician

Careers

For current job opportunities and to apply for a position, please email your resume and cover letter to info@syn-grp.com.