September, 2016

Walsh Brothers Among Industry Notables Judging Design Competition

Boston, MA, September 13, 2016 -- Richard C. Walsh, President & CEO of Walsh Brothers, Incorporated joined industry notables today at Northeastern University as a judge in the 1st Annual School of Architecture Student Design Competition. Students will compete to design an actual project that will be seriously considered for construction by the University. This year's project will be to design a new entry way and surrounding landscape at Ryder Hall, home of the College of Arts, Media and Design. The winning entry will create a new image for Ryder Hall and will have a significant visual and experiential impact on Northeastern's Boston campus. In addition to cash prizes, the winning team will have the opportunity to participate in the further development and ultimate implementation of their design.

Other members of the competition jury include:

Dan Adams, Associate Professor, and Founding Principle, Landing Studio

Philip Chen, Principal, Ann Beha Architects, and School of Architecture Advisory Council member

Chuck Doughty, Director of Landscape and Grounds, Northeastern Facilities Administration

Michelle Laboy, Assistant Professor, and founder of FieLDworkshop

Ron Lavoie, Associate Vice-President of Northeastern Facilities Operations and Services

David Manfredi, Founding Principal, Elkus Manfredi Architects, and School of Architecture Advisory Council member

Robert Miklos, Founding Principal, DesignLAB, and School of Architecture Advisory Council member

Amy Pace, Senior Campus Designer, Northeastern Campus Planning and Development

Kathy Spiegelman, Vice President of Northeastern Campus Planning and Development

"I value any time I can share with young, artistic minds," said Richard C. Walsh, President & CEO of Walsh Brothers, Incorporated "A day with these architecture students typically offers new ways to blend significant design with technical innovation and constructability. They give our industry insight into the future."

Walsh Brothers, Incorporated, founded in 1901 and based in Boston, is a leading construction management firm well known for its work on complex, high-quality and sensitive building projects in a wide range of industries and specialties. For further information go to www.walshbrothers.com or https://www.linkedin.com/company/walsh-brothers-incorporated-

Contact:
Kenneth White
Director of Business Development
kwhite@walshbrothers.com