Up to date news about exciting events at WestEast Design Group.
WestEast architects Aaron Hanley and Melanie Bartholomew recently made a site visit to Fort Huachuca, AZ, for the Medical Facility Pre-Planning Study | Master Plan project being conducted with the Innova Group. In addition to evaluating progress, they met with staff and leadership of the Raymond W. Bliss Army Health Center, an aging facility that is scheduled to be replaced in the next few years. In the meantime, this plan will detail the required moves and updates to keep the departments operational until then.
As a thank-you for a hectic and hard-working couple of weeks, the owners of WestEast, Katherine and Christopher Kimm, treated the staff to lunch at NAO, the CIA’s restaurant at the Pearl. A delicious beginning to the weekend.
WestEast Design principal Tim Baisdon celebrated his eighth anniversary with the company on October 19. In recognition, he received a handsome leather briefcase/man-purse flown in from Firenze, Italy. This marks a first for WestEast. Many have reached the seven-year mark, but Tim is the first to claim eight years. Congratulations, Tim. Here’s looking at many more successful years with WestEast!
WestEast recently had the pleasure of hosting a small group Architecture students from San Antonio College for the school's San Antonio College Job Shadow Day. Local architecture and engineering firms participated in giving students a close up look at what it is really like to work in either the Architecture or Engineering field.
Recently, we added Maria Ramon, IIDA to our interior design team. Originally from Saltillo, Mexico, Maria received her Bachelor’s degree from ITESM Monterrey and then followed with her Master’s at The School of the Art Institute of Chicago.
Friday morning’s formal ribbon cutting ceremony for the Bexar County Elections and Purchasing Building celebrated the coming together of two departments in one building. The new 40,573 square foot building was designed for both the elections and purchasing departments to share office and warehouse functions in one location.