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American Institute of Architects honors SmithGroupJJR’s Luis Vélez-Alvarez with 2017 Young Architect Award

February 24, 2017

SmithGroupJJR is pleased to announce that Luis Vélez-Alvarez, AIA, LEED AP has received the American Institute of Architects (AIA) 2017 Young Architects Award.

The AIA Young Architects Award recognizes professionals who have been licensed 10 years or fewer, regardless of their age, honoring those who have shown exceptional le...

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SmithGroupJJR Elevates 28 to Principal

February 15, 2017

SmithGroupJJR, one of the nation’s largest architecture, engineering and planning firms, has promoted 28 to principal.

 

Shary Adams, AIA, ACHA, EDAC, LEED AP BD+C

Shary Adams has nearly 30 years of architectural experience, specializing in the design and planning for large health care systems across t...

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SmithGroupJJR’s Butcavage, D’Amico, Kranz and Varner Elevated to the American Institute of Architects’ College of Fellows

February 13, 2017

SmithGroupJJR is pleased to announce that Tom Butcavage, Sam D’Amico, Mark Kranz and David Varner have been elevated to the American Institute of Architects (AIA) College of Fellows.  

The recognition reflects their significant contributions to architecture and society and achievement of a standard of excellence in t...

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Tom Philippi Joins SmithGroupJJR as Design Principal at Dallas Office

January 26, 2017

Tom Philippi, AIA, LEED AP, has been hired as design principal at the Dallas office of SmithGroupJJR, one of the nation’s largest architecture, engineering, interiors and planning firms. He joins SmithGroupJJR from Gensler, Dallas, where he served as design director for its Lifestyle Studio.

An award-winning designer with more...