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Forsyth County Courthouse wins ACI Georgia Award

Posted on February 1, 2016

For Immediate Release – The American Concrete Institute, Georgia (ACI) has announced Metromont Corporation (Precast Building Solutions) as winner of the Outstanding Achievement Award in the Mid-Rise Category for the Forsyth County Courthouse. Wakefield Beasley & Associates, Municipal Studio, is the architect behind the courthouse and will be attending the ceremony as guests with Metromont Corporation. […]

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WBA Opens New Orlando Studio, Names new Director

Posted on January 15, 2016

For Immediate Release – Wakefield Beasley & Associates announced the opening of a new Orlando Studio naming Jennifer Bala Dzenis as Director.  Dzenis has over 18 years of architectural design experience specializing in entertainment, hospitality, retail, and mixed-use projects. As the new Director, Dzenis will continue to focus on large projects that are customer and […]

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And the 2015 ULI Project of the Year winner is….

Posted on September 11, 2015

Congratulations to Lamar Wakefield, Mike Lentz, Roberto Valdez and their respective studios for winning the Urban Land Institute Atlanta 2015 Project of the Year for ‪‎Avalon‬. WBA is the architect behind this successful development. Press  Atlanta Business Chronicle: http://goo.gl/tRPQF0 A big congratulations to everyone involved in this project as well: Architect and Planning: Wakefield Beasley & Associates […]

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Just In: WBA Jacksonville Commended by Florida Governor Rick Scott

Posted on July 8, 2015

WBA Jacksonville was ranked #1 in Construction Dollars and #4 Overall Architectural Firms by the Jacksonville Business Journal. Recently, Director Mike Lentz received a letter from Governor Rick Scott that commended WBA for “…building business that provides opportunities to families within your community.” In recent years Florida businesses have created 879,000 private sector jobs and the […]

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Pam Barnes: CFO and MARS Member

Posted on May 13, 2015

“For the last several years, it has been an honor and a privilege to work with people who share a common interest in the technology, public service and involvement built around amateur radio.  Roger and I hope to be able to serve the community and assist in times of emergency.  This is just one of […]

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PROJECT UPDATE: Forsyth County Courthouse

Posted on February 20, 2015

UPDATE: The new Forsyth County Courthouse is complete. A ribbon cutting ceremony for Forsyth County’s new courthouse will be held Thursday, March 12, 2015 at 10 a.m.  The Wakefield Beasley & Associates / HOK team was selected by the Forsyth County Board of Commissioners to provide design services for the new Courthouse and Jail addition project. This is […]

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Project Update: SouthPark, San Fernando, Trinidad West Indies

Posted on February 17, 2015

SouthPark is a 350,000 sq. ft. mixed-use open-air lifestyle center with a 10-screen movie theater, 141,000 sq. ft. class A+ office space, second floor conference space and a 150-room hotel/casino. One obstacle that the architects overcame was how to maximize parking on a limited build site. In order to do this the retail is located […]

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ACI Honors Wakefield Beasley with Awards

Posted on January 26, 2015

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Atlanta (Jan 26, 2015) – Wakefield Beasley & Associates (WBA) announced today that the mixed-use/retail studio won 2 awards last week from the Georgia Chapter of the American Concrete Institution (ACI). WBA won  1st Place in the Mixed-Use Development Category and won an Award of Excellence for Parking Decks. “We are all […]

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New Faces: Allow us to introduce…

Posted on January 9, 2015

Wakefield Beasley welcomes Courtney Morrison, Lauren Boulier, Chris Paris and Mike Mcdonald to the the firm. 1. Courtney Morrison joins the WBA multifamily studio as a Project Coordinator under director BJ Laterveer. Morrison graduated from SPSU with a B. of Arch and his previous experience includes projects such as tenant fit-out for Gap, Atheleta, and […]

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WBA Employee Highlight: Meet Kellie Gravel

Posted on January 8, 2015

Kellie Gravel is a Project Manager for the Retail/Mixed-Use Studio at Wakefield Beasley & Associates. When she is not working on big projects such as Avalon, Suntrust Park (Braves Village – Cobb County) or Wade Park, Kellie might be grabbing a cup of coffee and hanging out with her daughter. School & Degree(s) / Certifications: […]

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