McKissack in the News

Metropolitan Airport News, “Patrick Askew: Executive Vice President of McKissack & McKissack, Deputy Director for the $9.5 billion New Terminal One project at JFK International Airport,” August 10, 2022

National Grid, “National Grid Announces Appointment of Cheryl McKissack Daniel, President & CEO McKissack & McKissack to its New York Advisory Board,” July 20, 2022

Commercial Property Executive, “Cheryl McKissack Daniel on Making the Construction Business More Diverse,” June 30, 2022

Crain’s New York, “Crain’s honors city business leaders for their D&I commitment,” June 16, 2022

Crain’s New York, “Diversity and Inclusion – Kimberly Hardy,” June 16, 2022

Waymaker Journal, “Breaking Barriers in the Building Business,” Summer 2022

Commercial Observer, “McKissack Group Moving Headquarters to 498 Seventh Avenue,” June 8, 2022

Amsterdam News, “MWBEs meet to discuss inequities in real estate,” May 26, 2022

Crain’s New York, “Trailblazing construction exec honored for lifetime achievement in diversity and inclusion,” May 16, 2022

The Bay State Banner, “Lab space, affordable housing for parcel over Mass Pike,” April 21, 2022

The Real Deal, “The Closing: Cheryl McKissack Daniel,” April 4, 2022

The Breakfast Club, “Cheryl McKissack & Don Peebles On The ‘Affirmation Tower’, Minority Developers, Equality + More,” March 25, 2022

Ebony.com, “Real Estate Developers Plan to Erect New York City’s First Skyscraper Built by a Majority Black Team,” March 16, 2022

Metropolitan Airport News, “The Keeper of a Storied Legacy,” March 8, 2022

Birmingham Times, “Cheryl McKissack Daniel’s Inspiring Speech at The 2022 AG Gaston Conference,” February 23, 2022

Crain’s New York, “Crain’s New York Business 2022 Notable Black Leaders,” February 23, 2022

Crain’s New York, “Celebrating the city’s Black business leaders,” February 7, 2022

The Harlem Times, “Cheryl McKissack Daniel Keeps the Family’s Fifth-Generation business Thriving as President & CEO of McKissack & McKissack,” January 2022

Black Enterprise, “Town Hall Recaps,” January 20, 2022

Deadline.com, “NAACP-CBS Venture Sets Slate: ‘Soapdish’ Series With Whoopi Goldberg, Comedies Starring DL Hughley & Earthquake, Little Rock Nine Limited Series & More [Construction],” January 10, 2022

FOX 5 New York, “The woman behind NYC’s major development projects,” January 6, 2022

BET.com, “BET’s Soul Train Weekend : Top Black Executives Honored at ‘Leading with Soul’ Luncheon,” November 24, 2021

CBS Local, “‘Leading With Soul’ Honorees Announced Ahead of Soul Train Awards Weekend,” November 18, 2021

Crain’s New York, “Asked and Answered: Cheryl McKissack Daniel,” November 8, 2021

Real Estate Weekly, “Report paints bright picture for construction spending, even better if Biden infrastructure bill passes,” October 14, 2021

Real Estate Weekly, “All Black team aiming to develop first skyscraper built by African Americans in NYC history,” October 13, 2021

Main Street Nashville, “NEC announces 2021 Hall of Fame inductees,” September 30, 2021

Ebony.com, “This Black Woman Is Behind Some of NYC’s Largest Construction Projects,” September 8, 2021

City & State New York, “The 2021 Real Estate/Construction 40 Under 40,” May 17, 2021

Bloomberg.com, “‘Black in Focus’: Cheryl McKissack Daniel,” April 8, 2021

Airport Voice Magazine, “Kimberly Hardy is award-winning, nationally recognized senior VP at McKissack & McKissack,” April 2021

The Breakfast Club, “Cheryl McKissack Talks Generational Wealth, Thriving Black Business, Leadership + More,” March 16, 2021

The Philadelphia Tribune, “Black-owned construction firm thrives under fifth generation leadership,” March 1, 2021

City & State, “The 2021 Construction Power 50,” February 2021

Crain’s New York, “Notable Black Leaders and Executives 2021,” February 2021

Diversity Woman Magazine, “CEO Woman: Building a Legacy,” Winter 2021

Engineering News Record, “Gender, Racial Biases in Construction Highlighted at Industry Conference,” September 2, 2020

WTS-Greater New York, “Fireside Chat with Cheryl McKissack Daniel: Reflections on her Success,” February 2020

The Forever Chic Podcast, “Episode 3 feat. Cheryl McKissack, President & CEO of McKissac‪k‬,” January 22, 2020

American DBE Magazine, “McKissack & McKissack Notches Leading Role on $7 Billion JFK Terminal One,” Fall 2019

Black EOE Journal, “Separate, but Together: Twin Sisters Break Ground in Construction Industry,” Fall/Winter 2019

Conversations with Nicole, “CWNMoments: Cheryl McKissack Daniel,” October 18, 2019

Refinitiv Sustainability Perspectives Podcast, “The 230 Year Journey: Sustainability, Diversity & Innovation” featuring Guest Speaker: Cheryl McKissack Daniel, October 2019

McKissack ranks #64 on Black Enterprise’s BE100s List: “BE100s: The Nation’s Largest Black Businesses,” Summer 2019

Black Enterprise, “She Took Over Her Family’s 114-Year-Old Construction Company and Turned It into a $50 Million Powerhouse,” Summer 2019

CBS News, “Inside the nation’s oldest African-American-owned, female-run construction management firm,” June 8, 2019

Essence Magazine, “This Black-Woman Owned Architect and Engineer Company Is Breaking New Ground,” May 2019

Studio Museum in Harlem Magazine, “Building Dispatch: Aissatou Bey-Garcia of McKissack & McKissack,” Spring/Summer 2019

New York Live TV Segment, “Construction Diva,” May 7, 2019

City & State New York, “The 2019 Women of New York Real Estate,” March 22, 2019

Family Business Magazine, “From Slave Labor to Thriving Business: The Storied History of McKissack & McKissack,” March/April 2018

Commercial Observer, “Why Construction Firm McKissack Added Natural Disaster Relief to Its Repertoire,” February 2018