About Atlantic Corporate Contracting


Based in Raleigh-Durham, Atlantic Corporate Contracting is an unlimited licensed North Carolina General Contractor. ACC provides a comprehensive package of construction services. Whether you are in need of assistance budgeting and scheduling to a turn key design build delivery, ACC’s goal is to deliver your next project on time and within budget.


Atlantic Corporate Contracting

ACC was founded by Mike Higgins in 2015 after 36 years of working throughout the southeastern United States. With a local presence in the Triangle for nearly 20 years, Mike thought it was time that a “True General Contractor” needed to provide services for the Raleigh-Durham Market.


Meet the Atlantic Corporate Contracting Team

Mike Higgins President

Michael Higgins

Born and raised in North Carolina to a family of builders, Mike has spent his career in the Construction Industry throughout the southeast. For the past 20 years Mike has called the Triangle home along with his wife, Janet, and Labradors, Maggie and Hammer. As President, Mike provides overall leadership for directing the planning, coordination and execution of work. He strives to ensure work is completed on time, within budget, while maintaining a safe work place, and enhancing client relationships. Mike enjoys helping clients develop a fresh approach to their construction project and think outside the box. He is a team member one always wants on your side. One of Mike’s most notable projects was the renovation of American Tobacco Campus in Durham, NC. Mike enjoys offshore fishing, NC State sports, Durham Bulls Baseball, and spending time with his wife and dogs.
Alison Burell

Alison Burell

A North Carolina native, Alison has experience in commercial, historical and healthcare construction. Alison enjoys giving back to her community engagement. In her free time she enjoys boating, running and spending time with family. Alison lives in Wake Forest.
Bill Seyler

Bill Seyler

Bill has a Master’s Degree in Environmental Engineering. From building nuclear power plants to fitting up lab space, Bill can manage a project of any size. Bill resides in Cary with his lovely wife of 40 years and has four grown children. Bill is heavily involved here in the Triangle, working with and mentoring our youth.
JD Coomer

JD Coomer

JD has over 20 years of construction experience in the Triangle market and has successfully completed projects in excess of $108M. JD was raised in Lillington, North Carolina and spent his younger years working in the field with his father. JD enjoys exploring the outdoors with his family, hunting, fishing and hiking. He also enjoys being involved with his church family.
Foster Smith

Foster Smith

Foster has a Bachelor’s Degree in Construction Management from East Carolina University. A natural leader, Foster thrives in the construction arena. He is excited about tackling complicated, exciting projects. Foster enjoys being outdoors and spending time with family and friends when away from work.
Billy Higgins

William “Billy” Higgins

With over 30 years of construction experience, Billy is a true problem solver and has a hands on approach to his projects. Billy lives in the Triad with his wife, Kim, and two children. He enjoys fishing, golf, NC State sports and NASCAR.

Javier Portales

A dedicated bilingual Superintendent, Javier brings a wealth of hands on knowledge and field experience to ACC. Javier has enjoyed working alongside Mike for 20 years in the Triangle Market. Javier lives in Durham, a father to three and enjoys spending his free time with them.
Kim Higgins

Kim Higgins

Kim has a Bachelor’s Degree in Business Management from Guilford College. She is also a licensed NC Real Estate Broker and NC Certified Paralegal. Prior to joining ACC, Kim worked in the non-profit field developing, constructing and managing affordable housing for individuals with developmental disabilities. In her free time Kim enjoys listening to music, interior decorating and spending time with her husband and two teenage children.


While a relatively new company we bring years of experience here locally in all types and sizes of projects. In addition our current team brings successful experience working together. We are excited about the opportunity to provide the best service to you.