Jim Cicchini

Vice President and Chief Development Officer

  • Location:

  • Columbus, Ohio

As the Chief Development Officer Jim Cicchini  is responsible for the due-diligence, planning and design phases of new developments throughout the county. Jim also coordinates efforts between development, construction, and property management to ensure a seamless transition between departments. Mr. Cicchini is also a seasoned professional with demonstrated success and tenured experience in the construction industry and therefore responsible for overseeing all aspects of construction for KBK Enterprises as well. His responsibilities include project planning and design, cost estimating, quality and safety management and scheduling.

Jim’s leadership, hands on approach and strong attention to detail has resulted in the development of high quality, affordable and market rate housing and commercial projects. He has a thorough understanding of how construction sites work and the real estate industry as well as a comprehensive understanding of emerging relevant technology in the construction market.

Prior to joining KBK Enterprises, Jim served as Vice President of Development and Construction with Lincoln Property Company where he was responsible for land acquisition, development, financing and construction of multi-family and commercial projects on a national level. His development portfolio consists of more than $1 billion in projects along the East Coast, Midwest and Pacific Northwest.

Jim holds an accounting degree from Washington & Jefferson College. He is also a member of the Urban Land Institute and National Home Builders Association. His time away from work is spent with his three sons Tanner, Nate and Addison.