Raleigh, NC, March 25, 2010 --(PR.com
)-- BJAC pa (www.bjac.com), an architectural firm offering professional services for specialized, complex institutional projects, has announced that Lou Jurkowski, managing principal, has been elevated to the American Institute of Architects’ College of Fellows. This honor is awarded to AIA members who have made contributions of national significance to the profession and society. Jurkowski is being recognized for advocating sweeping changes to design and construction regulations the resulted in increased efficiency and accountability, ultimately benefitting clients, practioners and the greater community. Jurkowski is one of seven North Carolina architects being awarded this honor this year. The new Fellows will be inducted into the College of Fellows at the 2010 AIA National Convention and Design Exposition in Miami on June 11.
“It is an honor to become part of the American Institute of Architects College of Fellows.” said Jurkowski. “I plan to continue my advocacy for our clients and for architectural practice that benefits the community.”
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- Jurkowski and the other new fellows will be invested in the College of Fellows at the 2010 AIA National Convention and Design Exposition in Miami on June 11.
- The American Institute of Architects has more than 84,000 members with less than 2,600 distinguished as fellows.
- This year the North Carolina chapter has broken its record with seven architects newly named AIA fellows.
Architectural firm BJAC, pa, offers professional services for specialized, complex institutional projects. The firm provides design expertise to healthcare, K-20 education, research, museum and municipal clients, along with a broad range of in-depth services, including architectural design, pre-design, programming, design, master planning, interior design, construction management, contract administration and design build. Established in 1994 by CEO and Managing Principal Lou Jurkowski, BJAC is one of the largest woman-owned architectural design firms in the Southeast, with offices in Raleigh and Charlotte. For more information, please call BJAC at (919) 833-8818 or visit www.bjac.com.
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