Cactus Club Cafe

April 2017

Vancouver Magazine Restaurant Awards

Once again, Cactus Club Cafe has received Gold for Best Chain in the annual Vancouver Magazine Restaurant Awards. The judges praised Cactus’ “infallible consistency, be it at the swanky Coal Harbour flagship or the Kamloops branch”. Also mentioned was the great success of their Eastern flagship location that opened in 2016 at First Canadian Place in Toronto.

AOA is hiring

April 2017

Intermediate to Senior Level Accountant

We are seeking an Intermediate to Senior Level Accountant to join our growing creative team oriented architectural studio. For the detailed posting, follow the link below. Please forward a cover letter and resume to: [email protected]

Brock Commons Tallwood House

April 2017

Russell Acton Meets with South Australian Premier

Russell Acton met with South Australian Premier Jay Weatherill in Adelaide at “Building Greener Cities with Timber”, an event highlighting the environmental benefits of building with sustainable timber. The South Australian government has been a leader in recognizing the need to reduce carbon emissions through a Carbon Neutral Adelaide partnership with Adelaide City Council. The event featured a keynote address by Russell, during which he emphasized the need for urban centres to develop extraordinarily ordinary and environmentally meaningful mass wood buildings to help reduce global greenhouse gas emissions.

UBC Brock Commons Tallwood House

April 2017

Russell Acton Takes Brock Commons Down Under

At the invitation of Forest & Wood Products Australia, Russell Acton is Down Under for the week of April 3-7 to present Brock Commons Tallwood House during a whirlwind tour of five cities in five days: Brisbane, Sydney, Melbourne, Adelaide and Perth. Russell will share his insights on Brock Commons as a genuine game-changer for the global tall wood movement that will help lead the way to a future of environmentally meaningful and extraordinarily ordinary, mass wood buildings for the masses.