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Bill Schmalz

Bill Schmalz is the technical principal in our Los Angeles office, and co-chair, with Bruce Toman and RK Stewart, of the firmwide Excellence in Execution initiative. He joined the Perkins+Will Chicago office in 1980, and moved to Los Angeles in 1998. His projects include healthcare, education, commercial, research, and transportation projects. Bill is a former chair of the national AIA CCA Knowledge Community.

Nov 11, 2013

Finding the Fun in Delivering Projects

From Sudoku to Scrabble, people have a natural tendency to enjoy solving puzzles. But as architects, we are tasked with solving some of the most complex problems out there. How, then, do we discover the fun and pleasure in delivering projects? Read More +

Jul 16, 2013

It Takes a Tech Lab: The Essential Role of Building Technology Research

In the 21st century, huge advances in technology allow us to address long-standing problems with the world's building stock, but it can be challenging to keep up with the latest developments. The Perkins+Will Building Technology Laboratory has been a resource for informing both the firm and the architectural community of how best to apply these technologies to smart, sustainable design. Read More +