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SmithGroupJJR Promotes Lori Cappuccio to Higher Education Studio Leader at Washington, DC Office

December 7, 2017

SmithGroupJJR, one of the nation’s largest integrated design firms, has promoted Lori Cappuccio, AIA, LEED AP, to Higher Education Studio leader at its Washington, DC office.

In her new role, Cappuccio will focus on the needs of the office’s current clients and grow market share in the robust higher education market on t...

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SmithGroupJJR Wins Big at 2017 MiASLA Annual Awards

December 6, 2017

SmithGroupJJR, one of the nation’s largest integrated design firms, received several honors and awards from the Michigan Chapter of the American Society of Landscape Architects (MiASLA). The recognition was announced at the organization’s Annual Meeting & Awards Dinner, themed Gaining Ground: Detroit’s New Renaissance.

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Maria Martinico Hired to Lead SmithGroupJJR’s New Workplace Studio

November 30, 2017

Los Angeles-based Workplace Studio will expand quality, depth of workplace design expertise in Central and Southern California

SmithGroupJJR, one of the nation's largest integrated design firms, has hired Maria Martinico, CID, IIDA, LEED AP, as a principal and leader of its new Los Angeles-based Workplace studio. She will be res...

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Steve Palumbo to Grow SmithGroupJJR’s Science & Technology Expertise in Boston Region

November 29, 2017

Move supports strategy to expand firm’s expertise, reach in Boston’s research & development market

SmithGroupJJR hired Stephen Palumbo, AIA, LEED AP BD+C, to lead the growth of the Science & Technology Practice in the robust Boston region. He will be responsible for expanding the Practice’s project portfoli...

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Museum of the Bible opens in Washington, DC

November 17, 2017

SmithGroupJJR-designed museum in an adapted, 1920s refrigerated warehouse redefines what a museum can be 

Today the SmithGroupJJR-designed Museum of the Bible celebrates its grand opening. The 430,000-square-foot, 8-level museum dedicated to the Bible has given new life to a circa-1922 refrigerated warehouse located in Southwes...