The Kansas City Chamber of Commerce selected BNIM as this year's “Top 10 Small Business” at their 29th Annual Small Business Celebration. As part of the celebration, judges were given the task of selecting the winner of the Mr. K Award, named for entrepreneur, philanthropist and local titan, Ewing Kauffman. The Mr. K award goes to a company that has “shown growth or sustainability of their business with strong employee relations and a record of giving back to the community.” We are happy to announce that BNIM is the 2015 winner of this prestigious award!
The University of Texas Health Science Center in Houston is one of Houston's premier teaching institutions for health-related professions. As such, it recognized its responsibility to take the lead in the creation of an environment that speaks to living health-centered lives. This facility was designed with a focus on creating a benchmark for pedagogy. Goals of increased air quality, increased natural daylighting, reduction of polluting emissions and run-off, and increased user satisfaction and productivity were achieved using the LEED rating system as a platform. The building includes approximately 20,000 square feet of state-of-the-art classrooms, a 200-seat auditorium, cafe and dining room, bookstore, student lounge, student government offices, research laboratory and faculty offices.
Gone are the days of taking trips to local photo centers and developing the enigmatic negatives from the family camera, only later to return and open that familiar yellow envelope unveiling each 4x6 glossy moment. Today the ‘need it now’ paradigm, as in most processes of to the digital revolution, has transformed photography into a medium as
The world lost a great man when Teng-Kee Tan, former dean of the Bloch School of Management, passed away on May 12. He was a great family man, friend and teacher. Tan was a firm believer in design thinking, which influenced the innovative design of the Henry W. Bloch Executive Hall for Entrepreneurship and Innovation. He will be greatly missed.
Monsters are among us…
As part of 2015 Kansas City Design Week, and in association with AIA Kansas City, the 2015 Monsters of Design winners were announced during the closing ceremonies held in the lower east bottoms Saturday, April 4th. We’re proud to announce that BNIM was well represented, taking home four distinct awards, including the People’s Choice award for which the public voted on the night of the event. Please join us in congratulating the following projects and teams: