GKD partnered with the American Institute of Architects Chesapeake Bay Chapter to hold a CEU at its award-winning headquarters. The event, titled "Weaving, Fabricating and Customizing Architectural Metal Fabrics," was the brainchild of local architect Charles Paul Goebel and brought 34 members from the chapter to Cambridge, MD for a day of learning and exploration.
GKD Metal Fabrics is proud to welcome Rod Whisner to its team. Whisner will serve as Director of Marketing for the architectural business unit. He will also head up Marketing and Sales support efforts for the industrial mesh and process belts business units, of which GKD is the undisputed leader in both categories.
GKD headed to the AIA Conference on Architecture 2017 with new products in hand, an exciting product collaboration making its public debut, and the anticipation of two events planned for the show. It was a unique opportunity to directly connect with influencers and opinion leaders, pick brains and learn how GKD can help architects and designers meet specific design needs.
Visionary architect and city planner Dominique Perrault headlined Facades+ NYC earlier this month, serving as the event’s opening keynote speaker. As the leading conference on the performance and design of building envelopes, Facades+ is a unique crossover event that attracts professionals from the fields of architecture, engineering, construction, fabrication, development and education.