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As we bring in the new year, we are excited to have been featured by Donna Tuttle of the San Antonio Business Journal for our recent merger. The feature chronicles the history of our friendship and working relationship, the origins of the Dado Group name, and a few of our signature commercial and residential projects.
Here’s an excerpt from the feature:
“The tiny firm is setting the foundation for a bigger future. Last month, Wiese Hefty Design Build merged with Tobin Smith Architect, LLC to create a new eight-person architectural firm called Dado Group. Its 2,200-square-foot office is located at 120 Mistletoe in the Monte Vista neighborhood, where architect Tobin Smith has worked for two years.
The Dado Group now boasts a portfolio of unique and iconic projects – residential, retail, and commercial – that involve some of San Antonio’s most influential business leaders and creative professionals. Projects range from $250,000 to $5 million.
For 2013, Dado Group is working on: renovations for the Westin La Cantera Resort, a transformation of the former Blonde Lighting Fixture Supply Co. building at 620 E. Dewey Place into new office and lab space for Biomedical Development Corp.; and a land development in Austin. Pearl’s (Bill) Shown has suggested the firm is in the running for future gigs. There are projects for even bigger-name clients, whose names the firm cant reveal…”