Congratulations Kelly Maher, our Newest Registered Architect!

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We are excited and proud to announce that Kelly Maher, a healthcare architect at HOLT, just earned her architectural license! To become a registered architect, Kelly had to pass seven exams, have a professional degree from an NAAB-accredited program, and complete a multi-year, on-the-job Intern Development Program encompassing on 16 different categories, such as programming, site and environmental analysis, construction … Read More

Four HOLT-Designed Buildings Receive Awards!

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Congratulations to HOLT and our clients for receiving design awards from the American Institute of Architects Southern New York Chapter! University of Rochester, iZone   |   Cornell Univ. College of Veterinary Medicine Community Practice Building       SUNY Buffalo State, Alumni and Visitor Center   |   Tompkins Financial Corporation, New Headquarters  “These awards acknowledge not only architectural innovation, but also each client’s commitment to creating the … Read More

Le Moyne College Receives Award for Library!

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Le Moyne College just received a 2018 Award of Excellence from the Town of Dewitt for recent campus renovations — including the newly renovated Noreen Reale Falcone Library. Working with the campus, HOLT Architects (led by Steve Hugo and Nathan Brown) helped  modernize the Library and manifest the Le Moyne vision of a active campus center. The renovation transformed the existing Library into a bright … Read More

HOLT Architects Welcomes Rob Shutts!

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We are excited to announce that Rob Shutts has joined the HOLT team! As a Project Manager, Rob will be leading College & University projects out of the firm’s Syracuse office. “Rob Shutts has been an integral part of the New York State design and construction industry for 15 years. His background as an architect, a contractor, and an owner, … Read More

Cayuga Medical Center’s Behavioral Health Unit

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Cayuga Medical Center’s newly renovated and expanded Inpatient Behavioral Health Unit showcases the positive impact of evidence-based design. As healthcare architects, our goal is to help hospitals and providers achieve the best possible outcomes  for patients, families, and staff. We can attain this by using evidence-based design and implementing specific elements that aid in the treatment of patients. The nexus of … Read More

HOLT Earns Another “Best Places to Work” Award

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HOLT Architects was honored Wednesday evening with a Best Places to Work Award by BizEventz/the CNY Business Journal for the sixth year in a row. HOLT’s award, which is based on employee feedback, cited the firm’s focus on flexibility and quality of work as most impactful. “It has been a busy year for all of us – underscoring how important … Read More

The Best Project Delivers the Greatest Good to the Greatest Number of People – and can be Built.

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In a special feature, The Ithaca Voice published opinion pieces from potential developers of the Green Street Parking Garage in Ithaca. With Visum Development’s proposal, the team is making a promise to the Ithaca community that their proposed building can be built with 100% certainty. And that achieving this level of confidence meant creating the right vision and providing the … Read More

Smart Density on Green Street

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Building the Ithaca Way: Integrating Sensitivity and Thoughtfulness into Growth – It is exciting to see the online buzz regarding the Green Street Parking Garage rebuild. And to realize how this is just one of the many projects that helps make up Ithaca’s successful and planned growth. We are proud to be part of a great local team for the Green … Read More

HOLT Grows with Talent from Around the Globe

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HOLT Architects’ core market growth prompted the hiring of seven talented employees who bring tremendous experience from near and far to HOLT’s Healthcare, Higher Education and Housing design teams. Brigitte Rotker, a Project Designer, joins HOLT with over 15 years of international design and project management experience from her practice in Venezuela, Switzerland, and Spain. Previously a Junior Partner at … Read More

Tompkins Financial Corporation’s New HQ

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Tompkins Financial Corporation’s new seven-story Ithaca headquarters is one of largest new commercial buildings in downtown Ithaca. Designed by HOLT Architects, the 110,000 sf landmark building justly represents Tompkins’ strong brand and seamlessly integrates with Ithaca’s established downtown environment. “One of the greatest challenges in designing this building was to capture the essence of 180 years of banking tradition in a … Read More