In early January Partner Jackie Vinkler served as a judge for ENR Magazine’s ‘Best of the Best’ awards program,
which recognizes the nation’s best projects and project teams. The award process is the culmination of a
nearly year-long effort put forth by dozens of industry judges and the ENR editorial team to identify the
pinnacle of design and construction achievement in the entire U.S. among projects completed between May
2016 and May 2017.
In addition to Jackie’s participation, JAMA’s University of Arizona Biomedical Sciences Partnership Building,
located in Phoenix, was honored with a ‘Best of the Best’ award in the Higher Education/Research Project
category. The project, which included efforts by Kurt Clandening, Greg Orozco, Michael Brown, Scott Willard
and Art Padilla, was done in collaboration with Martin affiliate Martin, White & Griffis (MWG) of Arizona.