Andy Poticha – Founder and Chief Executive Officer

Andy Poticha is Founder and Chief Executive Office of Mosaic Construction and its affiliated brands Design Construction Concepts (DCC) and Cannabis Facility Construction (CFC) a design-build firm based in Northbrook, Illinois. Since 2014, Andy has helped CFC become a national, industry leader in the design and construction of cannabis facilities helping multistate operators (MSOs), independent operators and start-up entrepreneurs to determine their design and construction needs. Currently, CFC has completed or is in-process of working on over ninety (90) cultivation facilities, processing centers and dispensary projects in fourteen (14) states.

With 30+ years of design, sales and construction management experience, Andy understands the unique challenges facing cannabis business owners and investors. In addition to meeting compliance, regulatory, and operational requirements, CFC designs cultivation and processing centers that provide optimal conditions for indoor growing as well as productive working environments. CFC recognizes that dispensaries must create best-in-class, retail experiences that focus on the client experience while working within operational requirements, budgetary constraints and completion schedules.

Andy also devotes significant personal time and effort to multiple charitable organizations. His community leadership, industry designations and professional affiliations include Chair of the Building Committee and Member of the Executive Committee of the Illinois Holocaust Museum and Education Center and a Board Member of JMFC Facilities Corporation. Andy is also a member of several cannabis and construction industry groups including the National Cannabis Industry Association (NCIA) and the Cannabis Business Association of Illinois (CBAI).

Andy earned his Bachelor of Arts in Architectural Studies and Master of Architecture from the University of Illinois.

COMMUNITY LEADERSHIP

  • Jewish Child and Family Services – Executive Board Member, Vice Chair, and Chairman of the Building Committee
  • Illinois Holocaust Museum and Education Center – Board Member

INDUSTRY DESIGNATIONS

  • Certified Green Professional
  • The Illinois Better Business Torch Awards for Ethics
  • Illinois State Remodeler of the Year
  • Mid-West Regional Remodeler of the Year
  • Chrysalis Award
  • Remodeling Magazine The Big 50
  • HBAGC Gold Key Award
  • HBAGC Bronze Key Award
  • Speaker-Portland Remodelers Council
  • Remodel Chicagoland Best Contemporary Design
  • Remodel Chicagoland Best Bathroom Renovation

PROFESSIONAL AFFILIATIONS

  • Columnist – Upscale Remodeling Magazine
  • Response Board Member
  • Northbrook Chamber of Commerce and Industry
  • National Kitchen and Bath Association
  • JUF Facilities Corporation

Andy Poticha
Founder and Chief Executive Officer

Andy Poticha is Founder and Chief Executive Office of Mosaic Construction and its affiliated brands Design Construction Concepts (DCC) and Cannabis Facility Construction (CFC) a design-build firm based in Northbrook, Illinois. Since 2014, Andy has helped CFC become a national, industry leader in the design and construction of cannabis facilities helping multistate operators (MSOs), independent operators and start-up entrepreneurs to determine their design and construction needs. Currently, CFC has completed or is in-process of working on over ninety (90) cultivation facilities, processing centers and dispensary projects in fourteen (14) states.

With 30+ years of design, sales and construction management experience, Andy understands the unique challenges facing cannabis business owners and investors. In addition to meeting compliance, regulatory, and operational requirements, CFC designs cultivation and processing centers that provide optimal conditions for indoor growing as well as productive working environments. CFC recognizes that dispensaries must create best-in-class, retail experiences that focus on the client experience while working within operational requirements, budgetary constraints and completion schedules.

Andy also devotes significant personal time and effort to multiple charitable organizations. His community leadership, industry designations and professional affiliations include Chair of the Building Committee and Member of the Executive Committee of the Illinois Holocaust Museum and Education Center and a Board Member of JMFC Facilities Corporation. Andy is also a member of several cannabis and construction industry groups including the National Cannabis Industry Association (NCIA) and the Cannabis Business Association of Illinois (CBAI).

Andy earned his Bachelor of Arts in Architectural Studies and Master of Architecture from the University of Illinois.

COMMUNITY LEADERSHIP

  • Jewish Child and Family Services – Board Member
  • Illinois Holocaust Museum and Education Center – Board Member

PROFESSIONAL AFFILIATIONS

  • Columnist – Upscale Remodeling Magazine
  • Response Board Member
  • Northbrook Chamber of Commerce and Industry
  • National Kitchen and Bath Association
  • JUF Facilities Corporation

INDUSTRY DESIGNATIONS

  • Certified Green Professional
  • The Illinois Better Business Torch Awards for Ethics
  • Illinois State Remodeler of the Year
  • Mid-West Regional Remodeler of the Year
  • Chrysalis Award
  • Remodeling Magazine The Big 50
  • HBAGC Gold Key Award
  • HBAGC Bronze Key Award
  • Speaker-Portland Remodelers Council
  • Remodel Chicagoland Best Contemporary Design
  • Remodel Chicagoland Best Bathroom Renovation

“Andy is a dedicated,energetic, no-nonsense executive whose determination has provided strong, compassionate leadership in the work that we do.I am grateful for the model he provides.”

Hollis Russinof Program Manager, American Academy of Pediatrics