SACRAMENTO, CA–(Marketwire – Aug 12, 2011) – The American Institute of Architects, California Council (AIACC), proudly recognizes and celebrates excellence in architecture announcing the recipients of the Academy for Emerging Professionals (AEP) Awards. The Emerging Professionals are the segment of the AIACC membership that establishes connections, and advocates for architecture school graduates, aspiring and recently-licensed architects, as well as individuals that mentor this important group. As a large and growing constituency of the AIACC, the Academy for Emerging Professionals aspires to unite and disseminate information regarding the practice of architecture, firm culture, mentoring, and stimulate ongoing local, state and national discussions. This is the highest honor given to California Emerging Professionals, recognizing individuals and organizations for their leadership and contributions to the architectural profession. The esteemed Awards Jury was comprised of 11 elected Emerging Professional leaders.
The AEP Awards honor those that have demonstrated an unparalleled commitment to Emerging Professionals, the AIACC, and the architectural profession. This year, four AEP Awards were bestowed on the following recipients:
For more information on this year’s award recipients, visit the AIACC website at aiacc.org and click the AEP section on the Homepage.
The AIACC congratulates this year’s winners and acknowledges their impressive accomplishments.
The AIACC represents the interests of more than 11,000 architects and allied professionals in California. Founded in 1944, The AIACC’s mission supports architects in their endeavors to improve the quality of life for all Californians by creating more livable communities, sustainable designs and quality work environments. Today, The AIACC is the largest component of the national AIA organization. For more information, visit www.aiacc.org.