NEWS

TEXAS A&M COLLEGE OF ARCHITECTURE NEWS

PlanNorth Architectural Co., led by Katie Burch ’05 and Ken Burch ’07, is a boutique firm of architects and designers who specialize in the workplace, worship spaces, learning environments and athletic venues. It placed 59th on the list.

Source: COANews

BRAZOS VALLEY INSITE

PlanNorth Architectural Co. of Brenham is among the top 100 companies from around the world selected for the 16th annual Aggie 100. The Aggie 100 brand represents the most elite group of successful Aggie entrepreneurs, whose endeavors have truly made our world a better place to live.

Source: Brazos Valley Insite

THE BANNER PRESS

PlanNorth Architectural Co. of Brenham earned a place in the 16th annual Aggie 100. The recognition honors the fastest growing companies owned or operated by former students of Texas A&M University. PlanNorth ranked 59th with a compound annual grown rate of 39.82%.

Source: Brenham Banner-Press

AECAFE

Coldwell Banker Properties Unlimited LLC announces its grand opening of its 6,000 square foot office space. Coldwell Banker went from closing $5 million in its first year of business to closing $10 million in its first week of business in the new space, says Brennan.

Source: AECCafe

 

THE EAGLE

A Brenham real estate agency will host a grand opening party today to celebrate its new location while marking its 30th year in business.

Source: The Eagle

HR DIVE

Employers traditionally put more effort toward policing the 80% of employees who aren’t performing than encouraging the 20% who are, says Katie Burch, an architect and firm co-founder.

Source: HR Dive

 

THE BURLESON COUNTY TRIBUNE

THE CITIZENS STATE BANK construction project continued on Monday, Aug. 26, in downtown Caldwell. CSB’s work has been a major project for the downtown this year.

Source: The Burleson County Tribune

 

GRITDAILY

There is a top 20 in each workforce. A group of employees who simply work harder than the rest. How do you utilize them to get the most for your business?

Source: GritDaily

THE BANNER PRESS

Treat your best employees with total confidence and the freedom to do what they wish, then your business will succeed, says PlanNorth Architectural Co.’s founding partner who spoke at one.

Source: Brenham Banner-Press

 

NEW YOUTH DEVELOPMENT CENTER OPENS IN GREATER FIFTH WARD

From cutting-edge technology to the building structure itself, every aspect of the new YDC was created to reflect its mission to ‘Inspire, equip and guide urban youth to live.’

Source: aframnews.com

 

HOUSTON STYLE MAGAZINE

When designing for a nonprofit space, keep your client’s dreams in mind and focus on creativity, advises the architect for a leading firm.

Source: stylemagazine.com

 

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