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News from Swift

Sep 2018
new hire

Swift Company welcomes Jesse Shan

Swift Company LLC is happy to welcome Jesse Shan to our team! Jesse brings with him experience in urban planning and design focused on walkability. He is passionate about creating pedestrian spaces in the public realm that will enhance lived experiences.

Jun 2018
event

ASLA Ask Me Anything Online Interview

As part of the ASLA’s Emerging Professionals Committee, Barbara Swift participates as an invited guest in an online event, answering any and all questions.
See: https://www.facebook.com/pg/AmericanSocietyofLandscapeArchitects/videos/?ref=page_internal

Jun 2018
press release

Bullitt Foundation Grant

Barbara Swift, Thaisa Way and AP Hurd receive a Bullitt Foundation Thought Leadership and Innovation Grant in research, scholarship and action for the ”Leap Frog to a Shared ROW/Public Realms in the 22nd Century” research proposal.

Apr 2018
new hire

Swift Company welcomes Laura Enman

Swift Company LLC is happy to welcome Laura Enman to our team! Laura brings with her experience in wildlife conservation, transportation projects, public parks and large-scale master plans. She is passionate about landscapes that write humans and the environment into the same story.

Mar 2018
event

DC Unbuilt Design Awards

Barbara Swift to join the 2018 Washington DC|AIA Unbuilt Work Competition jury for theoretical and commissioned work followed by an evening round table conversation at the District Architecture Center. See Unbuilt Washington Awards

Jan 2018
press release

Swift Company welcomes new Leadership Members

Swift Company is pleased to announce that Gareth Loveridge and Mike Koski-Harja have joined Barbara Swift as members in leading Swift Company LLC. For more please read the full release.

Dec 2017
presentation

Barbara Swift to Give AIA Resilience Thinking Forum Closing Keynote

Barbara Swift will provide the closing keynote address for the AIA Seattle’s Resilience Thinking: Places, Spaces, Communities to occur on December 11th in Seattle. The interactive full-day forum will focus on resilience within a socio-ecological framework with the goal of building sustained capacity for action.

Nov 2017
award

Swift Company receives Honor Award from WASLA for the Sound Transit Lynnwood Link Extension

Swift Company is honored to receive the 2017 WASLA Honor Award for Analysis and Planning for the preliminary corridor planning and design for the Sound Transit Lynnwood Link Light Rail Extension. The eight mile corridor extends the wildly successful light rail system north from Northgate in Seattle to Lynnwood, Washington.