For Immediate Release Contact: John Lanctot
SDG to Develop 87 Kids R Kids
Learning Centers in Chicago Area
First Center Already Under Construction in Crystal Lake, Illinois
HUDSON, Wisconsin, March 3, 2008 Stone Development Group (SDG) has reached an agreement
with DBMB KRK 27 Inc. to develop 87 Kids R Kids Learning Centers in the
greater Chicago area.
We want to
thank DBMB KRK 27 for providing us with this exceptional opportunity, said Jaron Stone, president of Stone Development
Group. Kids R Kids is one of the
fastest growing franchise operations in the country and we are fortunate to be
working with them on this major expansion of their business. High-quality work and attention to detail are
of utmost importance to Kids R Kids Learning Centers and we believe that is
why we were chosen to handle a project of this magnitude.
be Kids R Kids first foray into the Midwest. Currently, their
162 franchises are primarily located in the South. The new Chicago-area development, worth
$182.7 million, will bring approximately 50-plus jobs per location to the
communities in which the Kids R Kids Learning Centers are built. In
total, the planned development should help generate more than 5,000 new jobs
for the surrounding communities.
zoning and permitting work has begun on the first proposed site in Crystal Lake, Ill. An additional two sites will
be added in the third quarter of 2008. SDG and DBMB KRK 27, Inc. plan to
initiate between six and eight units per year starting in 2009. The total
project is estimated to be completed by 2019.
Stone Development Group (SDG) is a full service developer
and general contractor with headquarters in the Minneapolis/St. Paul area along
with a branch office in Chicago.
SDGs multitude of specialties includes construction management, land
development, design and build services, land surveying, civil engineering
services, architect services as well as providing a complete-range of carpentry
support services. For more information, call
715-381-8446 or visit www.stonedevelopmentgroup.com.
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