Press Release: The Building People Announces New Office in Huntsville, Alabama

June 7, 2022

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The Building People
215 Depot Court SE
3rd Floor
Leesburg, VA 20175
Ph. 703.669.2222

June 7, 2022 – Huntsville, AL and Leesburg, VA – The Building People, a recognized leader in real estate, facilities services, and automation technology, has announced the opening of a new office located at 4100 Market Street SW, Huntsville, AL 35808. The new office is near Redstone Arsenal and will support The Building People’s continued growth in Huntsville by providing local space to support several clients among the more than 70 agencies located in the region. This presence reaffirms The Building People’s continued commitment to the Huntsville market and emphasizes its dedication to growing existing capabilities to support Federal customers. “The Building People is excited to expand our presence in Huntsville,” said Lawrence Melton, CEO & President of The Building People. “We look forward to delivering intelligent solutions that innovate, transform, and adapt the built environment to empower our local customers to deliver their mission while maximizing efficiency, infrastructure operations, sustainability, and value.”  

The Building People has served on the Board of Directors for the Energy Huntsville Initiative since 2019 to help deliver insights and strategies to solve nationwide energy optimization challenges that continue to support the innovative spirit that Huntsville strives toward as an energy-smart city. “We at the Energy Huntsville Initiative (EHI) are excited about The Building People opening an office here in Huntsville,” said Jay Newkirk, Chairman of Energy Huntsville Initiative’s Advisory Committee. “The company has already made a significant contribution to the EHI by providing us with support critical to our mission. Their CEO & President, Lawrence Melton, is serving on our Board of Directors. The company has successfully supported the Corps of Engineers’ Huntsville Center here, and I’m confident their FBI support will result in some critical success stories.” 

The Building People is also a member of the Huntsville/Madison County Chamber, where it supports its vision to be a catalyst of business growth, community engagement, and action to drive economic vitality and advance its position as a global leader in technology and innovation. “We welcome The Building People to the Huntsville/Madison County community, and as a Chamber member,” said Chip Cherry, President & CEO of the Huntsville/Madison County Chamber. He went on to state, “There certainly is a lot of buzz about the FBI’s growth here and many companies have the desire and capability to support this in a variety of ways.” 

About The Building People

The Building People provides innovative solutions that integrate technology, buildings, and people through strategic thought leadership and expertise. We enhance our customers’ ability to build a culture that optimizes performance in the built environment. Our approach integrates all phases of the real estate life cycle, and our commitment is driven by our passion to innovate, lead with experience, and build long-term relationships with our clients. Our experts deliver people-centric solutions that utilize automation technology, adaptive infrastructure, and scientific employee engagement strategies to transform workplace environments and cultures into productive, healthy, efficient, and adaptive professional communities. To learn more about The Building People, visit:

215 Depot Court SE, 3rd Floor, Leesburg, VA 20175 | Ph. 703.669.2222 |