About Us

Menemsha is a leading provider of retail development services with full in-house capabilities for survey solutions, general contracting, and architecture. Menemsha’s clients range from specialty retail, banking/financial services, restaurant, hospitality, airport concessions, c-stores, grocery, and big box.

The Algonquin Indian word “Menemsha” means calm waters or safe harbor; we strive to provide the best possible retail experience for both our clients and their customers. By bringing together creative designers with innovative site investigation and construction expertise, Menemsha fosters a synergistic environment to create cutting-edge solutions and best practices. Utilizing an Integrated Project Delivery (IPD) methodology, we successfully link these diverse skill sets to all that we do, whether clients take advantage of one or all of our service lines.

We look at every project as an opportunity for continual improvement. By operating on a platform promoting shared knowledge, we have visibility to progress and report on trends while addressing and resolving variances or discrepancies. Ultimately we’re able to produce a better quality project, sooner and for less cost than anticipated.

For over 20 years Menemsha has provided creative and innovative solutions for Fortune 500 clients such as AT&T, Bank of America Corp., CVS Caremark, Citigroup, Home Depot, Kroger, Wells Fargo, Procter & Gamble, McDonald’s, Safeway, Limited Brands, Yum Brands, J.P. Morgan Chase & Co., etc.

Service Offerings

Menemsha specializes in a range of retail & commercial development services:

Survey & Facility Services

  • CAD & Revit Floor and Reflected Ceiling Plans
  • Roof & HVAC Survey & Evaluation
  • Equipment & Asset Inventory
  • Vault & Safety Deposit Box Nesting
  • Lighting & Foot Candle Analysis
  • ADA Compliance and Remediation
  • Parking Lot and Drive Thru Configuration
  • Permitting and Use Evaluation
  • Landlord Work Letter Exhibit Evaluation
  • Grey Box or Vanilla Shell Base Building Budgeting


  • Design and Branding
  • Prototype Development
  • Retail, Restaurant, & Banking Expertise
  • Program Rollout Construction Documentation
  • Minor Retrofit Programs to Flagship Projects
  • Interior & Graphic Design
  • Master Planning & Entitlements
  • Programming
  • Sustainable Design-LEED
  • MEP and Structural Management
  • Construction Administration & Management
  • Design Peer Review & Value Engineering
  • Due Diligence
  • Permit Management & Expediting


  • Industry Specialized Program & Project Management
  • MWBE Conforming & Tracking Driven Programs
  • High National Safety Rating & Low Mod Factor
  • Licensed Nationwide
  • Regional Site Management
  • Shared Client Purchasing Leverage
  • Competitive National Bidding
  • Non Union & Union Client Option
  • Fixed General Conditions & Fee Agreements
  • Open Book Accounting
  • ADA Certified Compliance Expertise
  • Installation & Lighting Compliance
  • Décor Package Installation
  • 3PL Logistics Management & Delivery
  • Low Voltage Installations & Start-Ups
  • Signage Bagging & Branding Launch
  • Marketing & Graphics Installation
  • In-House Installers & Laminators
  • Unit Pricing Guarantee
  • On-Line Dashboard Reporting
  • Shared Saving Programs