Category: Life @ NKB

Practice Leader Glenn Woodbury Celebrates 4 Years with NKB!

As a Practice Leader | Architecture, Glenn Woodbury wears many hats! From managing highly complex projects to supervising and mentoring staff to helping grow and develop NKB in the DMV market, Glenn is a key component of driving NKB into the future. This month, to celebrate Glenn’s “work anniversary,” we sat down for a Q&A […]

Written by on June 29, 2021

Jim Resig, Jr. Celebrates 10 Years with NKB!

This month, Jim celebrates his 10th anniversary with NKB! An Engineer In Training, Project Manager, and overall logistics maverick, Jim is a quintessential NKB employee. Innovative. Knowledgeable. And operating with our guiding principles of quality, integrity, and professionalism every day. Whether he is using our drone or laser scanner to perform a condition assessment or […]

Written by on April 13, 2021

Congrats to Newly Licensed Architect Brittany Varengo!

Congratulations to Brittany Varengo on becoming NKB’s newest Architect! Brittany recently attained her licensure and is now registered to practice in New York State. She joins good company as our team’s seventh licensed architect. A key part of the NKB team for nearly 5 years, Brittany has been involved in all phases of design, particularly […]

Written by on January 5, 2021

NKB Cardboard Box Challenge!

Are the cardboard boxes in your house piling up as your online gift and pandemic shopping cranks up? We invite all of our employees, colleagues, and clients to participate in our first-ever Cardboard Box Challenge. For our friendly competition, we want you and your family to take simple cardboard boxes and create something amazing! We […]

Written by on December 14, 2020

So You Want to Be a Licensed Architect: Achieving the Necessary Experience

Your educational background is incredibly important, but the real lessons come when you start working in the field. Whether it’s a construction company, architecture firm, landscape architecture office, or a related field, the real-life experience is invaluable. Utilize Your Resources The first source that I highly suggest is NCARB’s website. Many states require an individual […]

Written by on November 20, 2020

Senior Designer Jessica Celebrates 10 Years with NKB!

This month, Senior Designer Jessica Sappington celebrates 10 years with NKB! An integral part of our team, Jessica lives by our values and is committed to our number one priority: client service. We’ve interviewed her for an employee spotlight so that you can learn more about Jessica and her journey with NKB. How long have […]

Written by on November 11, 2020

So You Want to be a Licensed Architect: Determing Your Education Path

Determining Your Education Path With thousands of schools across the country and hundreds of programs, choosing a school for your architectural degree is no easy task. There are so many questions that go through your head, quickly becoming overwhelming. Where do you want to go to school? Does the state you want to get licensed […]

Written by on October 15, 2020

It’s Time to Give Back!

Join us in our first donation drive-thru to benefit the Samaritan Center As an organization, NKB feels a deep commitment to giving back to our community and serving those in need. Before the pandemic, our team dutifully volunteered as sandwich makers for the Samaritan Center every month. To keep our promise to the Samaritan Center, […]

Written by on September 30, 2020

Reflections from Our Summer Intern

Last week Architecture Intern and UMass Amherst Graduate Student, Morgan Sawyer, left the NKB (virtual) office and headed back to classes. We were lucky to have him work with us both in the office over his winter break and remotely this summer. As Morgan wrapped up his last week, we asked him to give a […]

Written by on August 17, 2020

NKB Named of CNY’s 2020 Best Places to Work

We’re extremely pleased to have been named one of CNY’s 2020 Best Places to Work. This recognition is even more appreciated as we are celebrating our 40th anniversary this year! We wouldn’t be here without our team of talented, dedicated employees and leadership! We are very proud of how far we have come, and we […]

Written by on May 21, 2020