Verdex Construction has broken ground on a new Holiday Inn Express Doral, located at 1691 NW 107th Ave., Doral, FL. The five-story hotel will include 75 guest rooms, totaling 50,170 sq. ft., on a one-acre site. The developer is Palma Building LLC with Driftwood Acquisitions and Development acting as owner’s representative.
“As we put the finishing touches on our first hospitality project for Driftwood, the stunning Canopy West Palm Beach Downtown, we’re excited to partner with Driftwood on a second project,” said Rex Kirby, President of Verdex Construction. “With projects underway from Tampa to Port St. Lucie to Miami-Dade County, Verdex has proven our teams can successfully deliver complex projects anywhere in Florida.”
Construction of the Holiday Inn Express Doral will begin in mid-October, with completion expected in October, 2020. Amenities include a pool, dining area and meeting rooms. With 2,776 locations and 790 more in development, Holiday Inn Express is parent company International Hotel Group’s (IHG) fastest growing hotel brand.
Verdex Construction’s recent projects throughout South Florida include the Canopy by Hilton West Palm Beach Downtown; 1000 North, an upscale restaurant/club on the Loxahatchee River in Jupiter; Water Tower Commons apartments in the Town of Lantana; and Indigo Station apartments in Deerfield Beach.
In just five years, Verdex has earned numerous awards and prestigious industry recognition, including being named by GrowFL as a 2017 Florida “Company to Watch” and 2016 Startup Business of the Year by the South Florida Business Journal. Verdex also ranked third on South Florida Business Journal’s “Fast 50” for 2019, a list that ranks the fastest growing businesses in the tri-county region.