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

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

Lessons in Being Dauntless

Green Business Quarterly’s Fall 2009 Issue features some of the country’s most gallant small business leaders in the architecture world, and Mark and Paul of Winter Street Architects graced the opening section to discuss the ways we stay connected, innovative and aligned to our clients and community. Check out the terrific article here: GBQ 2009 – … Continue reading

Innovate and Collaborate for the Creative Economy

Winter Street’s own Allison Brooks was  featured as part of the Creative Economy Association of the North Shore’s newest video about the organization’s mission, benefits and support of the thriving creative community at large.  Check it out and if you are a creative business owner looking to connect with like minds and leverage industry insight, … Continue reading

The Long View Approach

(By: Heather the Intern) Being innovative in this rocky market often means going out and actively looking for clients rather than waiting for clients to find you; and sometimes that means stepping outside your “bubble,” which is exactly what Winter Street is thinking and doing. This past week, I sat in on a meeting with Paul Durand, a … Continue reading

Introducing Heather, the Intern

A summer internship can be a deeply rewarding learning experience for many young people, and in this spirit of learning, we invited our newest summer intern Heather to write about her journey with our crazy clan at Winter Street.  Check out her unique story in our newest series from “Heather the Intern.” – Allison, Director … Continue reading

Growing the Creative Economy

Paul Durand Appointed to Creative Economy Council’s ‘For-Profit Working Group’ As part of the Commonwealth’s new effort to support the Creative Economy, the Massachusetts Office of Business Development has appointed local business professionals and organization leaders to the ‘Creative Business’ Working Group of the Creative Economy Council. Paul Durand from Winter Street Architects was nominated … Continue reading

Marathon Man

On Monday, April 20th – what Massachusetts fondly refers to as Patriot’s Day – Winter Street’s Co-founder Mark Meche ran the Boston Marathon in 4 hours 13 mins! Running in honor of his son, Alexander and the MGH doctors at Cancer Care for Children, Mark was able to raise over $10,000 to be used for … Continue reading