Garry V. Hughes is the founder and Vice -President of Hughes Construction Company, Inc. (HCCI). In 1960, he began building single family residential housing. By 1965, the company expanded into the development and construction of commercial and industrial projects. Over the next six years, HCCI acted as the general contractor on numerous shopping centers, office buildings, convenience stores, retail outlets, and libraries. As the company grew, its biggest asset was the experience and determination of its founder.
In 1971, the company identified multi-family housing as its target market. Mr. Hughes incorporated the company and developed a business plan designed to provide a full range of services to the multi-family housing industry including design, development, construction and management. The company experienced immediate success and has maintained steady growth developing projects in Mississippi, Alabama and Louisiana. Since 1971, HCCI has successfully constructed over 23,000 multi-family housing units with construction costs totaling more than $600,000,000.00.
In 2000, Chris H. Hughes joined The Hughes Companies and currently serves as President of HCCI. He obtained his Bachelor of Business Administration and his Juris Doctorate from the University of Mississippi. He practiced law at McCoy, Wilkins, Stephens, and Tipton from 1994-2000 and represented businesses, corporations, physicians, nursing homes and individuals.
With a combined experience level of over 60 years, Garry and Chris Hughes expanded HCCI into the development and construction of medical facilities. Since that time, HCCI has developed and/or built five nursing homes consisting of approximately 320 nursing home beds. Further, it constructed a $1.8 million Imaging Center for Rush Hospital in Meridian, Mississippi and it purchased, renovated and remodeled three medical office facilities across Mississippi. However, Hughes Construction continued with its core business -- multi-family housing. Listed below are other projects recently completed by HCCI:
|Mark Apartments / Condominiums||Oxford, MS||New Construction||330|
|Forest Park Apartments||Jackson, MS||Rehabilitation||120|
|North Ridge Apartments||Meridian, MS||New Construction||48|
|Reunion Court Apartments||Philadelphia, MS||New Construction||120|
|Grande Oak Apartments||Picayune, MS||New Construction||136|
|Bayou Village Apartments||Gautier, MS||New Construction||128|
|The Bradley Apartments||Lucedale, MS||New Construction||72|
|Winston Place Apartments||Louisville, MS||New Construction||80|
|The Colonnades Apartments||Ocean Springs, MS||New Construction||56|
|The Waverly Apartments||Columbus, MS||New Construction||152|
|The Franklin Apartments||Columbus, MS||Rehabilitation||100|
|Franklin Point Apartments||Gulfport, MS||New Construction||144|
|Reed Place (Phase I and II)||Starkville, MS||New Construction||72|
|Meadow Lawn II Apartments||Forest, MS||Acquisition / Rehab||32|
|WestRidge Apartments||Williston, ND||New Construction||96|
In addition to the above, HCCI has construction contracts to complete rehabilitation or new construction of 6 HTC developments in 2013 – 2015. These developments are:
|Windale Apartments II||West Point, MS||Rehabilitation||72|
|Mayfair Apartments II||Macon, MS||Rehabilitation||62|
|Marion Road Apartments II||Meridian, MS||Rehabilitation||106|
|Hawthorne Apartments||Morton, MS||Rehabilitation||24|
|Quail Run Apartments||Quitman, MS||Rehabilitation||70|
|Northside Drive Apartments||Crossville, TN||New Construction||40|
HCCI continues as a leader in the multi-family housing industry and maintains a reputation for quality, efficiency and integrity. This is best evidenced through employee dedication and loyalty. Several members of the Hughes Team have been employed over 35 years. This nucleus of trained, loyal and experienced personnel provides a strategic advantage in today’s competitive market.