For more than 30 years, William Nicholson has been an integral member of The Congress Companies management team. Carrying on in the tradition of his father and uncle, the founding members of the firm, he is the second generation of the Nicholson family to build on the company’s legacy of planning and constructing high quality buildings and lasting client relationships.
As the Chief Executive Officer of The Congress Companies, Bill leads the executive management team and oversees all facets of the business. His dedication to listening to client needs, ensuring effective planning, delivering outstanding construction outcomes, and ability to forge strong client bonds have set the tone for the company’s Commitment to Quality.
Bill maintains oversight of all services provided by Congress, including Pre-Construction activities. His firm belief that the best construction jobs are planned well in advance of mobilization of work has shaped the firm’s signature approach to Pre-Construction Strategy.
In his role, he remains closely involved with the firm’s projects, receiving detailed reports from Project Managers who report directly to him with progress. Additionally, Bill contributes to business development activities, negotiation of new client contracts, and supervises Pre-Construction, estimating, and true value engineering activities.
Bill has served as Principal-in-Charge on more than 30 construction projects in the Senior Living/Health Care, Multi-Family, and Educational market sectors.
Since 1995, he has also has served as the Chief Executive Officer of The Congress Companies' property management group, PCE Management, LLC, where he is responsible for overseeing the management of elderly housing and commercial properties.
Bill is a graduate of Babson College, where he earned a Bachelor’s degree in Business Administration.Back to Top