SFL + a Architects Announces New Hire

Raleigh, NC, August 01, 2007 --(PR.com)-- Robbie Ferris, president and CEO of SFL + a Architects, has announced that George Shields joined the firm as Cad Manager and Job Captain. In this position, Shields will be responsible for implementing and integrating a new Cad Program to form new office standards, as well as overseeing the training for all Cad Technicians at the firm.

Shields has more than 21 years of industry experience. He holds an Associates Degree in Architectural Technology from The State University of New York at Farmingdale, and has completed four years of study at The New York Institute of Technology in the Architecture Program. A native of Long Island, N.Y., Shields resides in Clayton.

“We are excited to have George join our firm,” said Ferris. “His extensive knowledge and experience within the industry make him invaluable in integrating our new Cad Program.”

About SFL + a Architects:
SFL + a Architects is a firm designed to provide state-of-the-art architectural solutions to educational institutions. Created in 1982, the company has emerged as one of the most highly regarded architectural firms in the Southeast, offering expert services in architectural planning, design, construction, land planning and interior design. The firm has offices located in Raleigh, Fayetteville and Charlotte, N.C. The sister company of SFL + a Architects is FirstFloor K-12 Solutions, LLC, a North Carolina development company pioneering public-private partnerships to develop educational facilities. The company is comprised of talented professionals, each possessing 15-20 years of experience in banking, finance, construction and property management. For more information, visit http://www.sfla.biz.

Patty Briguglio
MMI Associates, Inc.

SFL + A Architects
Patty Briguglio