Opus to Build National Headquarters for American Academy of Pediatrics Near Chicago
ITASCA, ILL. — The Opus Group will build a 183,000-square-foot office building for the American Academy of Pediatrics (AAP). The national headquarters facility will be located within the Hamilton Lakes Business Park in Itasca, approximately 30 miles northwest of Chicago. The five-story building will feature 10-foot floor-to-ceiling windows and a two-story lobby, which will serve as the central hub for AAP’s conference center and visitor activity. The office will have areas dedicated to educational training, recording videos for procedures and demonstrations, conferences, outdoor meetings and a historical archival storage area. Construction is slated to start this July and be completed by the fall of 2017. Eric Kunkel and Scott Ohlander of JLL represented AAP in the transaction.