July 28, 2017
UNC Charlotte SoA
Balfour Beatty  Sponsors
Members-Only Building Tour

AIA Charlotte wishes to thank Balfour Beatty for supporting the upcoming building tour of 300 South Tryon with a generous sponsorship. 

The August 17 tour/Membership Meeting will be led by LS3P and the Spectrum Companies. Attendance will be limited. Look for registration to open soon, and do not delay in reserving your space; this event will fill up quickly.

The tour will be open to members only
(architects, associates, allied members, and sponsors).


2018 Board Positions Call for Interest

The Nominating Committee for the 2018 AIA Charlotte Board of Directors seeks to fill two positions opening on the board in 2018:
            • Secretary (5-year position)
            • Director (Outreach; 2-year term)
To learn more about the responsibilities of these positions, click here. T o be considered or to put forth a colleague's name, contact Kate Shelton or John Paquin, AIA

Presenter Opportunity for Small Firm Roundtable

The Small Firm Roundtable will resume meetings in August, and the fall schedule is nearly full. However, we are seeking a presenter for Thursday, September 14

If you have a 1 LU/HSW presentation you would like to offer, contact  lauren.burn@aiacharlotte.org to be considered. Learn more about the Small Firm Roundtable online.

Golf Tournament at Capacity
The Joe Mallamo Memorial Golf Tournament player registration has sold at an unprecedented rate this year and is now sold out! Thank you to all who registered; we look forward to seeing you on the course in September.

We also want to thank the tournament sponsors who have showed their support with hospitality tables and carts, gift bags, hole signage, contests, and dinner sponsorships. A few opportunities remain for our community partners who wish to sponsor; click here to review and purchase.

CREW Charlotte ABC Networking Event

Wednesday, September 6
5:30 pm
8.2.0, 820 Hamilton Street, Charlotte

AIA Charlotte has joined with CREW Charlotte as they present their annual ABC Networking Event on September 6, an opportunity to connect with a representatives from Charlotte professional networks, including BOMA, CCIM, CFMA, CoreNet Carolinas, CRCBR, IIDA, IREM, NAIOP, SMPS, ULI, USGBC.

Find additional details and purchase tickets online.
Around the AIA

  • The Archispeak podcast's recent episodes have delved into summer vacations. 
  • The August 1 deadline is approaching to submit proposals for A'18.
  • The next #AIAChat on Twitter will discuss women in architecture on August 2 at 3:00 pm. 
2017 Neighborhood Leadership Awards

Deadline: August 18

The City of Charlotte invites nominations for the 2017 Neighborhood Leadership Awards acknowledging neighborhood organizations, nonprofits, and businesses that have made a positive impact on Charlotte-area neighborhoods. Winners will be awarded as part of the Neighborhood Exchange & Leadership Awards (NEXLA) taking place Saturday, September 23, at the Charlotte Conventions Center. Submit nominations by August 18.

        Upcoming Events at a Glance

Thursday, August 17
Membership Meeting
Building Tour
Thursday, August 17
6:00 pm
Thursday, August 24
11:30 am
Thursday, August 24
YAF Leadership Program Kickoff Social
Friday, September 8
5:30 pm
Wednesday, September 20
7:30 am
Women in Construction Breakfast
Wednesday, September 27

For complete details, including schedule changes, locations, and links to register, visit our online events calendar .
Career Center: Latest Job Postings

In 2017, job listings are $50 for members and $100 for non-members, posted for 30 days. Post your listing online, and it will also be included here. 

Visit the AIA Charlotte Career Center for the most current list of job postings.

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