State’s future requires triple bottom line thinking (WV Sunday Gazette-Mail, Feb. 10, 2019)

State’s future requires triple bottom line thinking (WV Sunday Gazette-Mail, Feb. 10, 2019)

Recently, I attended two different economic forecast meetings in the Kanawha Valley and would like to share some thoughts as a small business owner and environmentalist regarding the future of our state. I am sole owner of a professional services company and while the new federal tax law is helping me financially in the short term, tax law in general does not influence my business decisions when it comes to hiring and expanding. Long-term economic growth would be the driving factor, and what I’ve seen forecasted is more of the same level of thinking and keeping of the status quo.…

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Ingenuity Can Help West Virginia Change

Senator Joe Manchin’s passionate plea to save what’s left of the coal industry is extremely discouraging for West Virginia.  Rather than show leadership during this time of energy transition, Sen. Manchin (as well as Senator Shelley Moore Capito, our Representatives in Congress, and most other statewide leaders) chooses to take the well-worn path of the status quo, and lacks the vision to see a real future for our state, one based on new technologies, services, and renewable energy. Sen. Manchin says that carbon capture and storage (CCS) “has not been demonstrated at any commercial scale power plant anywhere in the…

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Capabilities Statement

CORE COMPENTENCIES We provide all aspects of interior design service, including: Programming Conceptual design, schematic design, and design development Contract and bid documents Interior construction administration  We also focus on green building and sustainability, providing: LEED Green Building Rating System consulting Eco-charrette facilitation Coordination of working meetings with consultants as part of an integrative design process Public speaking engagements and green conference planning DIFFERENTIATORS In addition to overall interior design services, we specialize in custom millwork design, lighting design, furniture design and material/color selections. Understanding key drivers of sustainability allows us to align each agency’s mission and objectives with desired…

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