Leers Weinzapfel Associates

2007 American Institute of Architects Firm Award
2017 The Wall Street Journal Best of Architecture –
John W. Olver Design Building, UMass Amherst
2017 world-architects U.S. Building of the Year –
John W. Olver Design Building, UMass Amherst

 

 

ARCHITECT Magazine Multimedia Platform Examples

 

UMass Amherst DB Zipper Trusses – March 2017

*reprinted in the reThinkWood Innovative Detail Section – December 2017

 

This Week in Tech: New England Gets Its Largest Modern Wood Structure – April 2017

 

ARCHITECTChats Podcast: Timber on the Rise – September 2017

 

Goal:

lead and develop a powerful publicity campaign for the completion of the nation’s first Cross Laminated Timber (CLT) academic building with project consultants and university stakeholders, supporting the firm’s timber design commission aspirations

 

Results:

nearly 40 print and online features, news articles, webinars, and podcasts have resulted to date, providing compelling marketing tools for project proposals, presentations/lectures, website posts, and social media content

“Debra is a consummate professional and an excellent marketing communications partner who gains effective exposure for our firm. Positive and tenacious, she is a team player who represents us with creativity and integrity.”
—Jane Weinzapfel, FAIA, Principal

 

 

Photos: The John W. Olver Design Building, University of Massachusetts Amherst ©Albert Vecerka/Esto