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Crain’s Cleveland – The Future of Retail

by Craig Wasserman18. February 2013 07:43

ka’s Craig Wasserman and Rich Wilden were quoted in the Crain’s Cleveland annual retail feature, discussing the activity with retail developers in the region and the future of open-air shopping centers.

 

Malls buying into trends

Open-air formats might be a rarity in the future

 

Crain's Cleveland - Future of Retail - Malls buying into trends.pdf (395.55 kb)

Crain's Cleveland - The Future of Retail - Open-air formats might be a rarity of the future.pdf (216.94 kb)

ka Announces New Board of Directors

by Craig Wasserman8. January 2013 08:34

Cleveland-based architecture firm appoints third-generation leaders

Focused on providing its clients with quality design and notable client service, ka architecture is proud to announce a new President, the promotion of a member of the leadership team and the addition of a seasoned executive to its Board of Directors.

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Crain’s Cleveland – ka hits rare third generation

by Craig Wasserman7. January 2013 08:04

In conjunction with the announcement of our third generation of leadership, ka was profiled in Crain’s Cleveland, noting in particular the firm’s longevity, longstanding client relationships and mentoring of younger staff.

Crain's Cleveland - ka hits rare third generation

Crain's Cleveland - ka hits rare third generation.pdf (57.85 kb)

Gilbane Building Company and ka architecture Selected for Cleveland Indians Premium Club Renovation Project

by Craig Wasserman17. December 2012 08:39

With construction managed by Gilbane Building Company and design by ka architecture, the Cleveland Indians embark on a renovation project aimed at transforming luxury suites into a new, state-of-the-art lounge

Gilbane Building Company and ka architecture have been selected by the Cleveland Indians to provide Design-Build services for the Premium Club Renovation Project at Progressive Field. Design and Preconstruction activities began in November 2012 for this fast-tracked project, with expected completion in March 2013.

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Indians.com – Indians unveil plans for Premium Club

by Craig Wasserman27. November 2012 08:02

The Cleveland Indians introduced their brand new Premium Club for the 2013 season, for which ka provided Architect of Record services. Located next to the press box on the first base side, the 5,000 sf state-of-the-art lounge will offer dramatic views, upscale cuisine and extra-wide plush seating, allowing members to enjoy an unparalleled premium experience at the ballpark.

 

Indians unveil plans for Premium Club

 

ka Welcomes New Members to its Architectural Team

by Craig Wasserman27. September 2012 08:41

Focused on providing its clients with quality design and notable client service, ka architecture welcomes two dynamic architects, Javier Cora-Hernandez and Eric Greenberg, to its team of leading professionals.

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Shopping Center Business – Streamlined Design

by Craig Wasserman30. July 2012 07:53

In SCB’s annual retail design trends issue, ka’s Darrell Pattison was quoted commenting on architectural design trends, in addition to highlighting ka’s work on the Horseshoe Casino Cleveland and Brookfield Square.

 

Shopping Center Business - Streamlined Design.pdf (353.67 kb)

Properties Magazine – Winning Combination

by Craig Wasserman6. July 2012 07:50

Properties Magazine profiled the Horseshoe Casino Cleveland, highlighting the economic impact it has on Downtown Cleveland and the teamwork that went into renovating the historic Higbee Department Store building.

Properties Magazine – Winning Combination

Properties Magazine - Winning Combination.pdf (2.07 mb)

Horseshoe Casino Cleveland

by Craig Wasserman21. June 2012 08:48

Architecture team faced intricate challenges with new casino in Higbee Building; Combination of historic integrity, redevelopment and new technologies

Nothing could possibly be more rewarding for an architectural firm, practicing in downtown Cleveland for over fifty years, than to take part in breathing new life into the place it calls home. The collective efforts will create thousands of new jobs while repurposing a notable Cleveland landmark, reimaging the main entry to the City, and reinvigorating restaurants, retail and hotels in the urban core. Such a dream came true for ka architects when they were tasked with assisting Rock Gaming and Caesars Entertainment to transform the historic Higbee Building into the State of Ohio’s first full-service casino.

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About KA, Inc.

KA  is a nationally recognized architecture firm based in Cleveland, Ohio, with an emphasis on providing value-added design services to clients on a range of projects, including retail centers, mixed use developments, corporate offices and hospitality venues.

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2017 KA Putting Contest - Winner Jae Cho!

Jae Cho rolls in a 45 foot putt to win the 9th annual KA Putting Contest! A sudden death, playoff putt-off wasn't required as in years past since Dan Rable's valiant attempt came to rest a fraction of an inch from the cup, claiming second place. Better luck next year ...

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