October 25, 2017

The Plan: A Look Behind Oath’s Live-Streaming Production Facility

Oath, a Verizon company comprising AOL, Yahoo and The Build Series of live interviews, has its production facility on the ground floor of 692 Broadway so that the company can live-stream concerts and interviews with stars, including actors, directors, musicians and the like, while allowing passersby to watch.

October 12, 2017

Report: US commercial real estate to grow through 2019

Despite the ULI’s findings, Bloomberg recently reported that the suburban office market is on an upward march as older millennials opt to move away from urban centers to smaller, more affordable cities nearby. And employers are tagging along.

September 28, 2017

The Future of the Company Town is High-tech and Amenity-rich

The U.S. has had an identifiable manufacturing sector since the mid-19th century. And although the strength of the country’s production arm has ebbed and flowed through the years, one of its earliest institutions remains: the company town.

September 21, 2017

How Design Firms Can Build a Resilient Future

If nothing else, this last month has proven that climate change is an inevitability that we as designers and builders need to consider as part of our everyday practice. At the time that this article is being written, Houston is reeling in the aftermath of Hurricane Harvey. Irma devastated parts…

September 11, 2017

Open Plan Offices Don’t Have to Suck: Learn From Past Mistakes

Soon after Xpertdoc moved into a new headquarters outside of Montreal, a salesperson received a call from a customer about an issue they were having with the company’s product. The customer wanted to tweak the product in an unusual way, explained CMO David Squibb.

September 1, 2017

Will sky gardens take over US buildings?

Continued urban growth is pressing cities to find new ways to incorporate green space. That’s not only so residents can kick back outdoors but also to manage stormwater runoff, air pollution and general environmental quality.

August 15, 2017

Mancini Duffy Expands Key Leadership to Support Firm Reinvention

Millburn, NJ The New York Real Estate Journal recently sat down with its Executive of the Month, Dana Jenkins, LEED AP, principal at Mancini Duffy.

August 10, 2017

Mancini Duffy Expands Key Leadership to Support Firm Reinvention

Mancini Duffy announces that principals Scott Harrell LEED AP and William Mandara Jr. AIA have been named part owners of the firm.

July 20, 2017

Executive of the Month: Mandara, principal of Mancini Duffy: Brings 20 years of experience in architectural design to firm

New York, NY The New York Real Estate Journal recently sat down with its executive of the month, William Mandara, Jr., AIA, principal at Mancini Duffy, for a question and answer session.

Christian D. Giordano
July 13, 2017

Why Can’t the Rules (or lack thereof) of Start-up Culture Apply to an AEC Firm?

As architects, we are not typically known for being positive disruptors in the business world. Most architecture firms tend to follow the same formula when it comes to business operations and to HR practices: start at the bottom, pay your dues, and patiently await the promised corner office and principal title.

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