April 19, 8:30am - 10:00am EDT. Hosted at Smart Columbus
part of a series on Inclusive
Compton Construction is a design build commercial construction company in Columbus, Ohio, specializing in building and finishing a diverse array of spaces. Learning our clients’ business needs, discovering site-specific details, and developing the correct solution is the hallmark of what we do.
Coffee roaster based in Columbus, Ohio. Providing coffee, tea, and consulting to coffee shops, grocers, colleges, restaurants and food service operations.
NBBJ helps clients drive innovation by creating highly productive, sustainable spaces that free people to live, learn, work and play as they were meant to. Founded in 1943, NBBJ has locations in Beijing, Boston, Columbus, Hong Kong, London, Los Angeles, New York, Pune, San Francisco, Seattle and Shanghai.
Moody Nolan—the largest African American owned and managed architectural firm in the country—is headquartered in Columbus, Ohio and has offices in Atlanta, Boston, Chicago, Cincinnati, Cleveland, Covington, Dallas, Houston, Nashville, New York City and Washington, DC. They create functional yet iconic design statements that respond to ever-evolving spaces.
The “face” of Columbus continues to change rapidly, with the influx of African and Asian immigrants and the increased visibility of the LGBTQ community. With each group comes a different set of cultural norms. What do we have to gain by welcoming those cultures into our communities? How can we do this effectively?