Friday, June 15, 2012

DG Nominated for Sustainable Business Summit Award

The Design Group has been selected as an Honoree for the 2012 Business Weekly Sustainable Business Summit Awards:

Winners will be announced on July 26th.

Click here to view a slideshow of all the nominees.

Wednesday, May 23, 2012

DG HQ in 3D

We've recently added a 3D model of our Headquarters building to Google Earth.
Check it out online at Google Maps!

Choose the "Earth" view in the top right corner of the map.
If you have the stand-alone Google Earth application installed on your computer, you can click our building to see more information about the model. Just browse to 120 Vassar Drive Southeast, Albuquerque, NM.

Download Google Earth

Fashionable Olympians

The Design Group took home the trophy for Best Costume at the 3rd Annual Urban Olympics! The event raised over $25,000 for the Amy Biehl High School Foundation, in support of student programs at the school. Teams of five competed at Albuquerque Civic Plaza on May 4th in fun events such as water cooler relays, office chair races, and giant Jenga.

We're proud to sponsor this event for a project that is close to our hearts.

Amy Biehl High School Foundation Press Release

Tuesday, March 6, 2012

DG Headquarters Awarded Jeff Harnar Citation of Merit

DG Headquarters has been chosen by the 2012 Jeff Harnar Award for Contemporary Architecture to receive a Citation of Merit Award.

The Jeff Harnar Award for Contemporary Architecture, established by the Thornburg Charitable Foundation, was created to encourage creativity and excellence in design and to honor the memory of Jeff Harnar, a talented Santa Fe architect who successfully crafted modern materials and innovative design for projects that reside comfortably and respectfully with the rich architectural heritage and diversity in New Mexico.

Please visit the official site for more information:

Tuesday, February 7, 2012

Design Group Hosting USGBC Webinar Series

The Design Group is proud to report that for the second year in a row, we are hosting the USGBC New Mexico’s webinar series. These educational seminars not only cover key topics of sustainable design but also provide a convenient and affordable way to earn CE’s and maintain LEED credentials. Those interested can sign up through the USGBC New Mexico website – the webinars at the Design Group are every second Thursday of the month, starting at 11:30 am. The webinars are also offered at alternative times and locations, details can be found at

Download the flyer (PDF, 238kb)