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CBI and MyGeorgia Credit Union prepare for new Gainesville Branch Buildout

January 5th, 2024

Gainesville, Georgia based MyGeorgia CU is furthering the design process with Consultants and Builders, Inc. on the buildout of their new Gainesville Branch. CBI designers are collaborating with the MyGeorgia team to promote a more encompassing engagement with members and the surrounding community.

We are excited to be currently working with MyGeorgia Credit Union on multiple projects in the southeast.

Caro Federal Credit Union’s Greenville, South Carolina Branch Renovation and Member Open House

December 19th, 2023

Caro Federal Credit Union held on Friday, December 8th a Member Appreciation Day and Open House for the recently remodeled Greenville, SC Branch adjacent to St. Francis’ Downtown Hospital.

In attendance throughout the day was Caro FCU Board Members, Executive staff, employees, members, hospital staff, and neighbors. The recent branch construction journey was discussed regarding initial design inception for the renovation through the grand finale of the branch prototype Caro FCU envisioned.

Caro FCU President and CEO, Anne Shivers, thanked all that collaborated on the branch design effort and construction work, as well as employees and members foresight on the stunning transformation.

CBI designers worked in concert with Caro FCU Executives to create this engaging space for employees and members. We appreciate the continued collaboration as Caro FCU thrives and look forward to future projects.

Upstate Federal Credit Union – Pendleton, SC Groundbreaking Ceremony

December 18th, 2023

December 16th, midmorning, brought brisk temperatures, yet a dedicated crowd for the Upstate FCU groundbreaking of its new Pendleton, SC branch. Located on a prominent corner near La France Industries off Gerli Street and Highway 76, the site includes existing 100+ year old oaks for an equally dramatic setting.

Consultants and Builders, Inc., Upstate FCU’s Design+Build partners, is excited for the continued collaboration on the prototype 3,500 square foot facility that will be a welcome addition to the ever growing main travel artery between Clemson and Anderson.

President of Upstate FCU, Donna Metz, was joined by Board Vice-Chair, Greg Silver with separate, inspiring opening remarks. CBI SVP of Design, Scott Foerst, shared a brief history of the journey from initial meeting, through design inception and selections, resulting in the legacy project for future employees, credit union members, and the community at large.

Onwards and upwards!

Neighbors United FCU Groundbreaking Ceremony

November 16th, 2023

On a crisp November 10th midmorning, Neighbors United Federal Credit Union celebrated the groundbreaking of its new Saluda, SC branch to be located on a prominent corner lot at S. Main Street and Bonham Road. Consultants and Builders, Inc. is excited for the continued collaboration on the prototype 1,800 square foot facility that will be a welcome addition to the ever progressing downtown landscape.

President and CEO of Neighbors United FCU, Elizabeth Orama, was joined by City of Saluda Mayor, Miliken Mathews, City Council members, Credit Union Board members, employees, and CBI’s CEO, President, and design team.

Commercial Banking Company Bank in Completion Stages of Executive Suites Buildout

October 25th, 2023

Consultants and Builders has completed the interior design, finish selections, and furniture installation at CBC Bank’s second floor of their newly renovated Executive Administration Building on North Valdosta Road in Valdosta, Georgia. The finished 6,000 square feet will provide support spaces for enhanced executive and team member delivery of services, improved employee experience, and efficiency of operations.

We look forward to future collaborative efforts as CBC Bank continues to grow for enhanced customer service and satisfaction.

Project Update: Southeastern Credit Union – Perimeter Branch

October 3rd, 2023

Consultants and Builders has begun its interior renovation of the Perimeter Branch for Southeastern CU. The branch remains fully open to employees and members as the design-build work continues. CBI is looking forward to the installation of the dynamic interior color palette, lighting, interactive technology, and new Teller line at the Valdosta, GA branch.

Much success towards the continued growth of Southeastern CU in serving its members, employees, and community.


As it turned out, CBI was not only our contractor, they were also our partners in the project. From start to finish they were attentive and thorough.
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