Metropolitan DC and Northern Virginia Replacement Window company Vinyl-Lite this year is celebrating 30 years of professional custom window replacement services to Northern Virginia residential and commercial clients. Vinyl-Lite provides custom glass and replacement windows from its onsite window factory facilities in Lorton, VA.
KTGY has added Michael Vickers to support Business Development efforts for the company’s Retail Studio in Denver, Colo. The addition of Vickers will provide KTGY with the local resources to more effectively reach out to existing and prospective clients in the region.
KTGY's head of the firm's Community Planning and Urban Design Studio Ken Ryan is speaking at ACRE Inland Empire Chapter’s program, "The Effects of Climate Change on Future Real Estate Development in California.” Ryan will offer his insights with a panel of experts addressing the legal, environmental, planning and development implications of global warming on future real estate development in CA.
KTGY won an award for its design "You’ve Been Soft Served" in Orange County's 1st annual CANstruction design/build competition at the South Coast Plaza in Costa Mesa, Calif. KTGY designed a colorful soft serve ice cream cone comprised of 1,521 Trader Joe's canned food items. The judges commented on KTGY's good use of labels, clever structure, cute name and great colors.
KTGY’s Stan Braden, AIA, Chairman and Principal, and Jirair Garabedian, AIA, LEED AP, Studio Director have been invited to speak at the Continuing Legal Education (CLE) Mixed-Use Development Conference in San Francisco at the session, “Residential and Retail Mixed-Use and the Design of Horizontal and Vertical Solutions From Concept to Construction,” on Aug. 22, 2008 at 1:15 pm.
KTGY’s Principal Manny Gonzalez, AIA has been invited to speak at the Southeast Building Conference on August 1 on "Multifamily Design: Latest, Greatest, Most Efficient." Gonzalez will discuss the trends in design components and the advanced technologies making their way into the multifamily market.
BIA of So. CA and HBA of No. CA have recognized KTGY as a finalist in six categories in the prestigious MAME Awards competition including Best Community, Best Attached Home & Best Architectural Design. Projects honored include City Square in Escondido, Calif.; Arroyo Crossing in Livermore, Calif.; and Vantage of Palo Alto in Palo Alto, Calif.
Award-winning KTGY GROUP, INC., Architecture and Planning, has named two new shareholders in the company’s Irvine office: Keith Labus, Principal of Studio 6; and Ken Ryan, Principal of the Community Planning and Urban Design Studio. Labus has been associated with KTGY since 2002. Ryan joined the company in 2007.
Seven projects, designed by KTGY, received 10 prestigious national awards including three Gold accolades in the Best In American Living Awards and two Gold Awards, five Silver Awards and a Regional Award in The Nationals award program.
KTGY’s Principals Greg Lyon and Manny Gonzalez, AIA will speak at the Continuing Legal Education (CLE) Mixed-Use Development Conference on January 10-11, 2008 in Los Angeles, Calif. Wil Wong, AIA will be the keynote speaker at Stucco Manufacturers Association’s (SMA) lunch meeting on January 15th in Santa Ana, Calif.
KTGY GROUP, INC., Architecture and Planning received seven Silver Awards and a Regional Award in The Nationals 2008 Awards competition. KTGY is also a finalist for three prestigious Best In American Living Awards (BALA). The final Best In American Living Awards will be announced and presented February 12, 2008. The Nationals’ Gold Awards will be announced and presented February 13, 2008.
Four principals from award-winning KTGY GROUP, INC., Architecture and Planning, have been invited to speak at the Building Industry Association of So. CA Building Industry Show 2007, Nov. 15-16, 2007 at the Long Beach Convention Center. KTGY’s Principals Ken Ryan, Tricia Esser, David Kent and Damian Taitano will speak at the BIS Show.
Award-winning KTGY GROUP, INC., Architecture and Planning has received finalist recognition for three of its California projects in the Builder’s Choice Design & Planning Awards competition, the housing industry’s most prestigious design awards program: Royal Court in Morgan Hill; Nuevo Amanecer Apartments in Pajaro; and The Lofts at Playa Vista.
Award-winning KTGY GROUP, INC., Architecture and Planning, has appointed Michael Flynn, AIA, senior project director to head up KTGY’s Retail Studio in the Irvine office providing expertise in the oversight of retail and entertainment projects as well as direct project leadership of major programs and projects including sustainable architecture (green buildings).
Meld USA Inc. makers of the award-winning extremeconcrete®, launches a new website to debut its new brand "Driving the evolution of concrete in the modern lifestyle" and to showcase its new products and materials to the architectural and design communities.
Award winning KTGY GROUP, INC., Architecture and Planning, has named three new shareholders. They are Homer C. Oatman, AIA, principal of residential design for the custom homes team based in the Irvine, CA office, and Michael I. Ohara, AIA, principal and director of residential design and Scott R. Higa, AIA, principal and director of retail design both based in the Denver office.
Award-winning KTGY GROUP, INC., Architecture and Planning, has added Stacy Stout as marketing director in the company’s recently opened Denver, Colorado office. In her new position, Stout will provide KTGY with the local resources to more effectively reach out to existing and prospective clients in the region.
Award-winning KTGY GROUP, INC., Architecture and Planning, has added Kimberly Ohara as residential design director in the company’s recently opened Denver, Colorado office. Ohara brings nearly 20 years of design experience covering all phases of development, from conceptual land planning through construction administration.
Award-winning KKE Architects, Inc., headquartered in Minneapolis, with offices in Las Vegas; Pasadena and Irvine, Calif., announced today that A.C. Atherton has joined KKE as a principal and head of its West Coast Hospitality group. She has over 20 years of experience in resorts and spas, hotels, themed entertainment, sports clubs, retail, mixed-use and large-scale commercial projects.