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Jun 30, 2015, 15:16 ET
The new headquarters and training facility for the Los Angeles Lakers

LA Lakers Headquarters and Training Center Designed to Create a New Home for the NBA Franchise

 ROSSETTI, noted sports and entertainment design firm, is the Design Architect for the recently announced headquarters and training facility...

Apr 20, 2015, 12:06 ET

Perkins+Will Completes New Shanghai Natural History Museum

 The much anticipated Shanghai Natural History Museum, designed by Perkins+Will's Global Design Director Ralph Johnson, has opened in Shanghai....

Mar 03, 2015, 09:00 ET
March 3, 2015 ... Jeff Warne (left), President & CEO, Perkins & Marie Callender's, LLC., stands with Colin Kinsman (right), recipient of the company's prestigious Perkins Franchisee of the Year Award. Honored during the company's annual conference held in Minnesota, Mr. Kinsman was recognized for excellence in operational performance, adherence to the highest quality standards and an outstanding commitment to providing exemplary guest service. Upon presenting the award, Mr. Warne commented, "Colin Kinsman's success is the culmination of 19 years of dedication and focus." Kinsman opened his Perkins Restaurant in Ottawa, Canada in 1996.

Perkins & Marie Callender's, LLC ® Recognizes Colin Kinsman Of Ottawa, Canada As Franchisee Of The Year

 Perkins & Marie Callender's, LLC ® announced that Mr. Colin Kinsman is the recipient of the prestigious Perkins Restaurant &...

Jan 26, 2015, 07:00 ET
Case Western Reserve University, Tinkham Veale University Center in Cleveland, Ohio - Designed by Perkins+Will

Perkins+Will Predicts Trends in Student Union Projects

Leading global architecture and design firm Perkins+Will announces the completion of seven student union projects across the United States and...

Dec 04, 2014, 10:48 ET
Cardinal Noble Fir Evergreen Kissing Ball

The Holiday Kissing Ball: A New Twist on an Historic Tradition

 Decorating with fresh-cut evergreens has been a beloved tradition for centuries and still is today. An evergreen accent that's increasing in...

Nov 06, 2014, 11:00 ET
Jackson & Perkins' Gilded Dove Decorated Spruce Tree

Jackson & Perkins Pre-decorated Tabletop Trees Offer Something for Everyone

Pre-decorated Italian Stone Pine and Dwarf Alberta Spruce trees are taking over the holiday market. These tabletop trees may be petite, but they...

Oct 16, 2014, 11:36 ET
Grand Trumpet(R) Golden Coronets Amaryllis Triple

Hashtag Amaryllis Challenge. That's right - the holiday tradition just went viral.

Amaryllis' ability to grow incredibly quickly has inspired many people to 'race' Amaryllis, like this office1, who compared their plants and gave...

Sep 09, 2014, 08:00 ET

Perkins+Will Expands Its Healthcare Practice

 Architecture and design firm Perkins+Will has added eleven team members to its healthcare practice. These leading experts will help to expand...

Jun 17, 2014, 08:30 ET

Perkins+Will Announces Firmwide Promotions for 2014

Leading global architecture and design firm Perkins+Will recently announced several notable promotions as part of its annual firmwide celebration...

Apr 30, 2014, 16:57 ET

Author Dan Perkins Inks Deal for "The Brotherhood of the Red Nile" Audio Book

Dan Perkins, author of  The Brotherhood of the Red Nile trilogy, an amazing thrill story on terrorism against the United States, has signed a...

Apr 10, 2014, 23:56 ET

Take the Guesswork Out of Patio-Container Gardening with these Amazing Color Combinations

 Jackson and Perkins exclusive annual plant combinations are without a doubt the easiest and most economical way to bring amazing color and...

Mar 26, 2014, 07:15 ET
The atrium of the National Institutes of Health's John Edward Porter Neuroscience Research Center (Phase II), designed by Perkins Will, a super-green facility that opened in March to support scientific innovation and meet new U.S. energy standards.  (PRNewsFoto/Perkins+Will, Alain Jaramillo)

Perkins+Will Designs Largest Neuroscience Facility in the United States

 Global architecture and design firm Perkins+Will announces the completion of Phase II of the National Institutes of Health's (NIH) John Edward...

Mar 12, 2014, 07:00 ET

San Francisco's Iconic Art Deco Skyscraper Revitalized by Perkins+Will

 The San Francisco office of architecture and design firm Perkins+Will announces the revitalization of 140 New Montgomery, San Francisco's...

Mar 04, 2014, 12:30 ET

The Freelon Group Signs an Agreement to Join Perkins+Will

Global architecture and design firm Perkins+Will announced today that it has signed an agreement which will result in The Freelon Group joining...

Feb 21, 2014, 15:00 ET
Jeff Warne (far left) President & CEO, Perkins & Marie Callender's, LLC. and Jim Frank (far right), SVP of Operations, Perkins Restaurants & Bakeries, present Jim Rahfaldt (2nd from left) with the Company's prestigious Franchisee of the Year award.  Rahfaldt, President of CyHawk Hospitality is joined by sons Nick Rahfaldt (center), Executive VP of Operations and Matt Rahfaldt (2nd from right), Executive Vice President of New Store Development.  (PRNewsFoto/Perkins & Marie Callender's, LLC)

Perkins & Marie Callender's, LLC ® Honors Jim Rahfaldt, Franchisee Of The Year

 Perkins & Marie Callender's, LLC ® announced today Mr. Jim Rahfaldt of CyHawk Hospitality, Owner/Operator of seven Perkins®...

Feb 12, 2014, 09:00 ET

Perkins+Will's Presidio Landmark Project Earns National Historic Preservation Award

 The Presidio Public Health Service District is the recipient of the 12th annual National Trust/Advisory Council on Historic Preservation Award...

Feb 12, 2014, 06:00 ET

Perkins+Will Continues to Lead Global Transit Design

 Global architecture and design firm, Perkins+Will was recently selected by the Honolulu Authority for Rapid Transportation (HART) to design...

Feb 06, 2014, 10:16 ET
Book 2 of the Brotherhood of the Red Nile Trilogy by Dan Perkins now available.  (PRNewsFoto/Dan Perkins)

From The Ashes We Rise: Nuclear Bombs, Texas In Flames, Terror: New Political Thriller Takes Readers On Adventure Through A War On The Homeland

 What would happen to our country's industries if a nuclear weapon was dropped near a cluster of oil refineries? In his new novel, Dan Perkins...

Jan 23, 2014, 06:00 ET

John Haymaker joins Perkins+Will as Director of Research

 Global architecture and design firm Perkins+Will announces that John Haymaker Ph.D., AIA, LEED AP has joined the company as Director of...

Dec 03, 2013, 08:30 ET

"Fresh" Holiday Gift Ideas Include Fresh Fruit, Popcorn, Flowers and More

 Looking for the perfect gift for that hard-to-please person on your gift list? There's something to please everyone in this selection of great...