Gaines Group Architects

It is #Construct Show time again, so I am heading to St. Louis

It is #Construct Show time again, so I am heading to St. Louis to learn the latest from the best in the construction industry. I look forward to this conference each year as our firm tries to stay on the cutting edge of the industry. The Construct Show is a gathering of CSI...

An open letter to Mark Dorsey, New Executive Director and CEO of CSI

An open letter to Mark Dorsey, New Executive Director and CEO of CSI Dear Mark, Welcome to the Construction Specifications Institute (CSI). I am excited to see where you lead us in the future. You are going to be contacted by CSI members, many CSI members, with lots of thoughts...

6. Hatch Show Prints #105architecturalinspiration

When you see good design you know it immediately, Hatch Show Prints are good design. I have always loved old playbills but never spent time thinking about how they were created. That is until I visited Nashville and discovered for myself what you probably already knew before me....

Construct Show Baltimore recap

The Construct Show has come and gone. It was a great event with excellent learning opportunities, networking, conversations, and sight seeing. If you can make it next year, I would encourage you to be in St. Louis! Here are some highlights from my experience this year.  

Why I attend the #Construct Show (and you should also)

As an architect in Harrisonburg, sometimes it is difficult to get the needed education to stay in front of the industry. I work hard to find the best information and the best way I have found is attending the right seminars. While not many product reps visit our small town, there...

Construct Nashville – The CSI Show Recap

Construct has come and gone again. Each year as I build my network through CSI the show becomes even more valuable to me. I have the opportunity to reconnect with industry leaders, meet emerging experts, and get a glimpse into the most innovative products available in the...