• OFS Factory Visit

    May 17, 2016
    OFS Factory Visit
    We caught up with Rouba Haykal, IIDA, NCIDQ, Interior Designer and Melissa Finnegan, Interior Designer to discuss their recent trip to the OFS Factory. Here's what we found out!
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  • Realty Club of Chicago Follow-up

    May 4, 2016
    Realty Club of Chicago Follow-up
    Founded in 1910, the Realty Club of Chicago is an eclectic group of real estate developers, architects, attorneys, economists, brokers, appraisers, bankers, property owners, and other professional who serve the real estate industry. The casual and friendly group meets once a week, eight months out of the year to discuss industry trends and other important information. Most recently, NELSON Teammates, Jason Rosenblatt, NCIDQ, LEEP AP, Design Director and Jennifer Merchant, NCIDQ, LEEP AP, EDAC, Senior Interior Designer, spoke to the group about trends in technology company workplaces. They cited NELSON projects, Gogo and SAP Fieldglass, to illustrate their points. Below are some of Jason's takeaways from the event.
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  • The Importance of Mentorship

    March 29, 2016
    The Importance of Mentorship
    Here’s a quick history lesson. Did you know the word “mentor” comes from Homer’s Odyssey? You know, the Greek myth where the guy (Odysseus) wanders the seas for ten years after the Trojan War that you probably didn’t want to read in your high school English class. Let’s refresh your memory. His son, Telemachus, goes looking for him, and the Greek Goddess of War, Athena, guides him throughout his search – thus becoming his “mentor.” Now that it’s ringing a bell, you’re probably wondering what in the world this has to do with interior design and architecture. You would be surprised.
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  • Bisnow Takeaways

    March 3, 2016
    Bisnow Takeaways
    We caught up with Angel DeElse, Managing Principal at NELSON Philadelphia to discuss her recent panel discussion at Bisnow’s Philadelphia Office Revolution event. The talk covered a variety of topics, but mainly focused on the ever-evolving office space and what tenants now look for before signing a lease. Here are her takeaways.
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