San Antonio Business Journal announced the 2016 Best in Commercial Real Estate Awards last night and One Frost won the Best Office Development. Congratulations to our client Cullen/Frost, the Marmon Mok project team and to SpawGlass! Designed to honor Frost’s employees with a great place to work, this 430,000 SF project features the latest trends in workplace design and corporate campus amenities.
Marmon Mok was featured in the inaugural Who’s Who in Building and Construction Magazine from The Blue Book Building & Construction Network. Check out “Not Just Another Pretty Space: Marmon Mok Architecture-Shaping the Human Experience” a 4-page spread starting on page 8. MM Partner, Mary Bartlett, shares her experience in the industry and working with our team.
The IIDA San Antonio City Center held their annual IIDA Imagine That! event with a fun twist this year in masquerade. Our firm is excited to have been awarded the Best Large Building Award for the One Frost Westover Hills Office Building. This new building is designed to honor their employees with and meet the initial goal to have “a place you want to go, and work.”
As a representative for the American Institute of Architects San Antonio, Marmon Mok Partner Angel Garcia has been involved in the Comprehensive Plan Advisory Group for the SA Tomorrow Comprehensive Plan. The purpose of the SA Tomorrow plans are to guide future investments that prepare the City of San Antonio to accommodate the projected growth of 1.1 million new residents by the year 2040. The draft plans are now available for viewing to the public. Check out the progress at the links below.
Comprehensive Plan – www.sacompplan.com
Multimodal Transportation Plan – www.satransportationplan.com
Sustainability Plan – www.sasustainabilityplan.com
We would like to congratulate Matt Carrell for receiving his Texas Architecture Registration. Matt has been with Marmon Mok for over five years and has worked on various projects including the One Frost office building. Currently he is working on Baylor University Martin Residence Hall Renovation.
Marmon Mok presented their interactive art installation, Kaleidoscope, at Luminaria Take Two! It was a beautiful night with great company, thank you all for coming!
The growth of Clarity Child Guidance Center continues with the completion of the Mays Gymnasium and Day Treatment Center, the second of four buildings in the campus expansion. Commemorating this special occasion, a grand opening for the new 15,800 SF building was held with an address from Fred Hines, Clarity President/CEO, and the ceremonious ribbon cutting led by Clarity senior leadership and Board. As a testament to a 45 year relationship with Clarity, Marmon Mok is proud to be part of the development on this campus. Check out more on this story at: mysanantonio.com
Marmon Mok has welcomed two new staff members in the past few months: Autumn Smalley, a recent Interior Design graduate of UTSA, has been working with our healthcare practice on Methodist Hospital Pharmacy Renovations and Nix Hospital. Lee Williams has over 15 years of experience in project administration including large school renovation projects, he is currently working on Eisenhower Middle School Renovations.
As one of the largest districts in Texas and with a rapidly growing student population, Northside Independent School District has been in need of a New Sports Gymnasium. The construction progress is now 35% complete and will soon be a premier facility at the Farris Athletic Complex for district sporting events.