Architecture firm G70 gives back to Hawaii nonprofit clients for Covid help

Charles Kaneshiro, G70’s president and chief operating officer, noted that the nonprofits were using their own funds for the pandemic-related programs at a time when revenue is down for most......»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsMay 22nd, 2020

First Hawaiian Bank, HCF launch $2M scholarship fund for Hawaii high school seniors

First Hawaiian Bank and local nonprofit Hawaii Community Foundation have launched a new, $2 million scholarship fund for Hawaii high school seniors who graduated in 2020 amid the Covid-19 pandemic. The new Stronger Together Hawaii Scholarship Fund i.....»»

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Restaurant database now includes new section for farmers markets, local food producers

Hawaii Agricultural Foundation continues to expand its efforts to support the food industry during the Covid-19 pandemic. Earlier this week, the nonprofit launched a new addition to its Food-A-Go-Go platform, Food-A-Go-Go Farms, in an effort to h.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsMay 6th, 2020

Data center firm CyrusOne, unlike some, keeps its forecast, but it"s lower

CyrusOne is pulling back on its forecast amid pressures from COVID-19. The Dallas data center company lowered its expectations for 2020 in a statement on Wednesday. That included both revenue and adjusted EBITDA, along with other metrics, in its qua.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsApr 29th, 2020

Forecast: Hotel occupancy could begin to come back by the end of the year

While the Covid-19 outbreak has decimated the hotel industry, there is an end in sight, according to predictions from a leading brokerage and research firm......»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsApr 27th, 2020

St. Louis security firm loses business, has no PPP, yet wants to triple staff

Even though most of its big clients are closed, the company's owner believes demand will come back more than ever once the shutdown ends......»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsApr 24th, 2020

Phoenix real estate firm gives employees free meals at tenant restaurants amid COVID-19

One company executive said he would like to see other property management firms think of creative ways to support their employees and clients during the pandemic......»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsApr 11th, 2020

New online platform connects local people with volunteer opportunities

A new online platform aims to connect people with opportunities to help the community amid issues stemming from the coronavirus. Created by local nonprofit Kanu Hawaii in collaboration with various state, business and community partners, COVID-19: Resp.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsApr 7th, 2020

Small Business Profile: Dayton architecture firm"s projects move forward

A downtown Dayton architecture firm has pivoted its way through the coronavirus (COVID-19) outbreak, moving forward with its projects......»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsApr 7th, 2020

Special Report: Law firms on construction, real estate legal insights

PBN checked in with local law firms specializing in real estate and construction law to see how their firm is adjusting to the stay-at-home orders and what their clients need to know in regards to COVID-19......»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsApr 6th, 2020

Rinka learning new strategies during COVID-19 shutdown that could help in the future

Milwaukee architecture firm Rinka was forced to upend its usual way of doing business because of COVID-19 but, after a few weeks under a new normal, its leaders said they’re learning new things that will foster growth in the future......»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsApr 5th, 2020

HKS architects create plan to convert hotels to hospitals in 10 days

Dallas-based architecture firm HKS has identified how to convert hotels into hospitals within 10 days as the COVID-19 pandemic continues to escalate in the United States and worries grow about whether hospital capacity can meet the expected surge .....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsApr 2nd, 2020

ARCH Venture Partners raises $1.5B to back biotech companies

As the coronavirus crisis worsens throughout the U.S., a Chicago venture firm just raised nearly $1.5 billion in two new funds to back companies fighting against COVID-19 and other health care challenges. ARCH Venture Partners announced Thursday t.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsApr 2nd, 2020

Despite coronavirus pandemic, McDonald"s a good bet for investors, firm says

The rapid spread of COVID-19, the illness caused by coronavirus, has forced McDonald’s and various other U.S. businesses to substantially scale back operations......»»

Category: topSource: foxnewsApr 1st, 2020

Music Lane developer proposes first downtown Austin hotel

A New York-based real estate firm known for developing the new Music Lane project on South Congress is banking on the hospitality industry bouncing back quickly after the COVID-19 pandemic. It has purchased its first site downtown, off Congress Avenue......»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsApr 1st, 2020

St. Louis architecture firm looks local as it refocuses strategy during pandemic

Its strategy comes during a time of increased competition for the industry in addition to the pressures of COVID-19......»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsMar 30th, 2020

Perkins and Will’s CEO sees a light at the end of COVID-19 tunnel

Perkins and Will is the world’s second-largest architecture firm, with 26 studios across the globe. So it is acutely aware of the impact that the coronavirus is having on construction projects. The .....»»

Category: realestateSource: bdcnetworkMar 21st, 2020

UH engineering school to name classroom for Bowers + Kubota

Bowers + Kubota has given $75,000 to the Asphalt and Pavements Lab Fund at the University of Hawaii at Manoa College of Engineering, which will name a classroom after the Honolulu-based architecture, engineering and construction management firm. “.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsMar 18th, 2020

PRESENTING: A retired Navy SEAL commander has a technique for having difficult conversations with underperforming teams that can get them back on track

Crystal Cox/Business Insider Jocko Willink once told us that some of the early clients for his leadership consulting firm, Echelon Front, expected him and his cofounder (and fe.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderJan 25th, 2020

Three questions with Hawaii Nature Center"s new executive director

Todd Cullison was drawn to the mission of Hawaii Nature Center, an environmental nonprofit, after assuming his role as executive director over the summer. "The mission drew me back to my roots as a child playing outside," Cullison told Pacific Busi.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsDec 11th, 2019

Coolest Office Spaces: Barkett Realty in St. Pete

Barkett Realty built its foundation in portfolio valuation while assisting clients with redevelopment and bringing a high level of expertise and service. Date of completed renovation: 2016 Design firm, architecture firm and property owner: John .....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsNov 29th, 2019