March 1, 2017
Founder: Bob Stevens
Company: Stevens and Associates
Description: Building Meaningful Places: We start with the proportions of the natural world integrating the language of traditional architecture and urban design. It is our mission and passion of creating designs that are profoundly human and transcend style.
Taking on Complex Projects: Our design process integrates design disciplines, sustainability and environmental concerns. We seek to blend a mixture of uses, community interests and needs. Each project adds to the fabric of the street, neighborhoods and region.
Providing Trusted Advisors: The knowledge we provide our Clients goes beyond urban design. Experience in real estate development, project funding, marketing and public campaigns are some of the ways we help projects succeed.
Founder Focus celebrates the brave and creative entrepreneurs in our region whose passions are the products and services their companies provide.
Entrepreneurship and Innovation:
INSTIG8 the region’s center for quality entrepreneurship training, scale-up services, and innovation.
INSTIG8 is a BDCC initiative located in Windham Region and initially sponsored by the Windham County Economic Development Program (WCEDP).
This program strategically fosters a safe environment for creative entrepreneurs to try, fail, learn, build, explore, and connect to other like-minded individuals while developing their business concepts and models.
It’s a series of workshops, events, and co-working. INSTIG8 will be the catalyst for engaging, business-minded, creative community of entrepreneurs, innovators, and instigators.
Why is this work a benefit to the region?
- Entrepreneurship and innovation leads to new businesses and job creation
- Higher levels of entrepreneurship gives people employment choices
- Ideas lead to new combinations of existing concepts which lead to business creation