Down the Rabbit Hole – Designing Business

It’s surprising how conventional architectural businesses can be.  I guess you can’t blame us. What do architects know about business anyway?  It’s not a big part of any curriculum that teaches us how to architect, right?  Those of us who pursue the dream of owning and directing a design firm enter into a world more … Continue reading

Giddy-Up 2011!

Looking back at 2010, you can tell we talked a lot about Sustainability, Data Centers, Our Consultants, and even a few Awards! But 2011 presents a unique opportunity to look forward, to move onward and upward, even…to usher in bigger and better projects, unique collaborations and fresh ideas. Over this new year, we’re looking forward … Continue reading

Happy Holidays from Winter Street Architects!

Please click the image above to see our Holiday Newsletter! Also, we would like to say congratulations to our wonderful design studio who brought home an Honorable Mention at the Union Office Toys for Tots Box Decorating Contest!  The Winter Street box theme was a “LEED Certified Gingerbread House,” featuring chocolate covered solar panels, renewable … Continue reading

What Makes Sustainability Personal for You?

Our friends at Shaw are asking a great question this week during GreenBuild: What Makes Sustainability PERSONAL for You? For every response they get on twitter tagged #ShawGreenEdge until 5:00pm 11/19/2010, they will donate $1 to the Make It Right foundation, which supports green home building for those affected by Hurricane Katrina. Check out Shaw … Continue reading

Fall 2010 Alumni in the Making

Winter Street Architects has a rich, professional-level internship program for interior designers and proudly attracts wanna-be Winter Streeters from our favorite local schools every semester.  This fall we feature three fabulous design interns from Endicott College.  We posed our new recruits with questions on their design style, internship expectations and dream project so you could get to know them. … Continue reading

Calling All Runners – Wicked Half Marathon!

So you’ve probably figured out by now that Winter Street loves a good marathon!  Being avid runners and community advocates, we also appreciate an opportunity to help a good cause. If you are interested in using your running to help at-risk youth, consider registering for the Tache Real Estate Wicked ½ Marathon in Salem and … Continue reading

Architecture for Humanity 5k walk/run 2010

Winter Street Architects once again participated in the annual Architecture for Humanity 5K walk/run around the Charles River in Boston.  Over 300 people raced this year and helped to raise over $5,000 for Architecture for Humanity’s Haiti Relief fund. With a team of 12 strong, including families members and Bentley the bullador, Winter Street had … Continue reading

No. 11 Largest Interior Design Firm in Boston Area!

Winter Street Architects is proud to announce that it has been ranked #11 in the Boston Business Journal’s List of Area’s Largest Interior Design Firms!  Up from #14 last year, our dedicated designers and staff helped make 2009 one of Winter Street’s best, which we are proud and honored to have accomplished in light of … Continue reading

Fighting Kids Cancer…One Step at a Time

A Special Message from Winter Street Co-Founder, Mark Meche My youngest son Alexander was diagnosed with Acute Lymphoblastic Leukemia in June of 2006. I am extremely happy to report that he is on the road to recovery. MassGeneral Hospital has helped my family over the past four years and in gratitude I am running my third Boston Marathon in support of … Continue reading

Saints Win the Super Bowl

Louisiana natives and WSA founding principals Mark Meche and Paul Durand can finally celebrate this long awaited Super Bowl victory. Go Saints!