10/5/2017 | Posted at 9:36 am

GGLO receives IIDA Northern Pacific INAward for PacWest Offices

Blurring the lines between nature, technology and human experience. SEATTLE, WA, October 4, 2017 – The International Interior Design Association (IIDA) Northern Pacific Chapter named the Microsoft PacWest Office a recipient of the 2017 INAward in the INMass Micro category, which recognizes projects completed in corporate, not-for-profit, and institutional practice. The annual regional design competition…

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9/22/2017 | Posted at 7:52 am

Supporting LIHI’s Tiny Houses Initiative

On August 18, nine dedicated GGLOers joined Enterprise Community Partners and other members of the community, to build eight homes in nine hours. The volunteer effort is in support of LIHI’s Tiny House initiative to address Seattle’s homeless. Jeff Foster, Principal at GGLO, says “If anybody has ever driven through Seattle and seen the epidemic…

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9/22/2017 | Posted at 7:24 am

Grand Opening of Washington State University’s Chinook Student Center

Transformed from the original WSU bookstore, the Chinook is an inclusive campus recreation and social space where everyone is welcome. SEATTLE, WA – The grand opening of the Washington State University’s Chinook Student Center is on Friday, September 22nd at 11:00 AM, and will include an open house and dedication ceremony. The new student center…

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9/21/2017 | Posted at 10:04 am

WSU’s World-Class Cultural Center Celebrates Grand Opening

Center honors the late Elson S. Floyd’s vision and redefines what it means to be a ‘Coug’ SEATTLE, WA, September 21, 2017 – The Elson S. Floyd Cultural Center (ESFCC) at Washington State University’s Pullman campus debuts at a grand opening celebration September 21st. The ESFCC’s organic form and iconic roof have shaped this premier…

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5/1/2017 | Posted at 12:32 pm

ULI Spring Tour 2017

ULI will hold its 2017 Spring Meeting May 2–4 at the Washington State Convention Center in Seattle. A major focus for the 2017 gathering will be innovative development resulting from the influence of the technology industry, which is transforming cities across the United States. The Seattle urban region, which is the headquarters for Microsoft, Amazon,…

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1/3/2017 | Posted at 1:10 pm

2017 Promotions

We are excited to announce GGLO’s newly promoted staff!  The talented leaders bring diverse and wide-ranging expertise which continue to help us further our firm’s growth and success in positively shaping the communities in which we work, live and play. #GGLOnext30   Jon Hall AIA, Sustainable Building Advisor, LEED AP® BD+C, Homes Principal Jon joined GGLO in 1995…

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12/9/2016 | Posted at 11:44 am

Herman Miller + GGLO #WeCare Event

On Thursday afternoon, some of GGLO’s employees spent their afternoon at the Rotary Girls and Boys Club (Central District) volunteering at Herman Miller’s “We Care” event.   We Care enables children to let their creativity shine by making holiday gifts for family, teachers, and friends at a variety of craft stations. For many of the children, making…

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12/8/2016 | Posted at 10:07 am

Office Holiday Card Contest 2016

The office holiday card contest began last year with the intention of giving all of our employees a chance to participate in the company’s holiday communications.  We asked our designers to create a card design that represented “GGLO’s Next 30”- a design that speaks to GGLO’s forward-thinking mentality and introduces GGLO’s new Los Angeles office. We received a total of…

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11/16/2016 | Posted at 10:25 am

GGLO has opened an office in Los Angeles

Story published by Lynn Porter, Journal Staff Reporter at the Seattle DJC Seattle architecture firm GGLO has opened an office in Los Angeles — a car-centric city that loves single-family houses — with the aim of proselytizing for density. LA has a huge population in a sprawling area and needs more market-rate housing, so GGLO…

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11/14/2016 | Posted at 9:50 am

AIA & ASLA Recognize GGLO for Community Design

Within a week two GGLO projects have won design awards from the American Society of Landscape Architects Washington Chapter and the American Institute of Architects Seattle Chapter. Both awards represent GGLO’s belief that design inspires community. Bridges@11th was awarded a Merit Award within the ‘Residential Design Multi-Family’ category at the 2016 WASLA Professional Awards. This…

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