People in the News

National general contracting and construction management firm UA Builders Group has hired Richard L. Markel, AIA, LEED AP, as executive project manager.
Simi Veit was recently promoted to the position of senior associate at the Miami office of Horton Lees Brogden Lighting Design (HLB).
The Center for Health Design announced Nov. 3 that Randy Carter was hired as vice president for partnership development.
Chris Bailey was recently hired as the vice president of preconstruction at Boston-based Suffolk Construction.

Q & A

Steve Wiser, director of healthcare design at JRA Architects, discusses patient-centered design and emerging trends that improve the
Randy Cooper, author of “Wayfinding for Healthcare: Best Practices for Today’s Facilities,” has more than 35 years of experience in the
Stan Spellman, vice president of St. Louis-based Spellman Brady & Co., has more than 20 years of experience in interior design. His


Construction on Northwestern Medicine’s new Lake Forest Hospital is currently on track. More.
The College of Medicine at the University of Illinois at Chicago (UIC) already has an international More.
A groundbreaking ceremony was held Nov. 2 for the new 485,000-square-foot North Alabama Regional More.