Up to date news about exciting events at WestEast Design Group.
WestEast recently had the pleasure of hosting a summer student intern from Holmes High School. Chastity Rodriguez, a rising junior, spent two months working with us. She assisted with answering phones, managing conference room schedules, distributing mail, and filing paperwork.
WestEast welcomes back Chris Scott, PMP, as our new Business Development leader. After a brief stint with WestEast in 2013, Chris returned to work with his father’s Firm, J.M. Waller Associates (which was later acquired by Versar) where he stayed until May of 2015.
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.
It looks like we have another “new guy” in our midst here at WestEast. His name is Peng Ju or “PJ” for short. Having recently earned his Master’s Degree in Architecture from the University of Texas at Austin, PJ cites two things that drew him to WestEast. First, he wanted a chance to work with both experienced and young, energetic professionals and secondly, he likes the idea of combining western and eastern cultures in one office.
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.