“Integrity is the essence of everything successful.” – Richard Buckminster Fuller, US engineer & architect In this final installment, we asked Sergio Ortiz (Assistant Project Manager), Michael Chalona (Landscape Architect), and Megan Ciecior (Accountant) to first share a little bit about themselves and how they came to be a part of the Neenan team. Their answers speak to the unique [...]
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Teamwork is the ability to work together toward a common vision. The ability to direct individual accomplishment toward organizational objectives. It is the fuel that allows common people to attain uncommon results. ~Andrew Carnegie I have the utmost respect for this week’s three individuals in our We Are Neenan series. Maggie Lilyblade (Interior Designer), Erik [...]
If one advances confidently in the direction of his dreams, and endeavours to live the life which he has imagined, he will meet with a success unexpected in common hours. – Henry David Thoreau Success means many things to many people but success is the thing that people strive for everyday. For Bob Hosanna (Architect), [...]
“We have a stake in one another … what binds us together is greater than what drives us apart, and … if enough people believe in the truth of that proposition and act on it, then we might not solve every problem, but we can get something meaningful done”-President Barack Obama. h Despite their initial [...]
We were thinking about ideas that really move us. Knowledge and well-being are always toward the top of the list. Reading about architecture students who are dedicated to healing healthcare design, or therapeutic landscaping, or the Language of School Design, is so inspiring. We asked our Neenan colleagues about what they are reading this summer [...]
Wish I had time for just one more bowl of chili. Kit Carsons last words Beans for breakfast, beans for dinner, beans for supper, Lord deliver us from beans. Old cowboy song Put your money where your mouth is, the saying goes. And thats just what happened at The Neenan Company Friday afternoon, where 16 [...]
Current brain research supports what architects and designers have long known–that we can construct spaces that relax, inspire, awaken, comfort or heal. Our built environments encourage creativity, keep us focused and alert, lead to relaxation and social intimacy, and play a role in treating medical disorders. We thought we would do some research of our own on the connections between buildings and brains, so we asked some Neenan employees, who design, build and inhabit spaces every waking moment of their lives, what buildings and aspects of buildings inspire them, and why. Here’s what we got!