TKB recently completed the Dr. Jorge Prieto Health Center dental suite for Cook County Health and Hospital Services (CCHHS). This expanded clinic is one of many updates underway in CCHHS as they respond to the needs of their patients. TKB’s recent work included a feasibility study for specialty clinics at CCHHS’ Stroger Hospital.
Jessica Lopez began her first practical experience as a student intern at TKB. After two semesters working in the firm part time, she completed her degree at the University of Illinois in Chicago. By mutual agreement, she stayed on as a full-time employee, working now on corporate offices and higher education projects.
“As an intern, a student has an opportunity to learn what it’s like to work at a firm and to get to know the team and they get to know you. After finishing my architectural degree my inner soccer fan took me to Brazil for the World Cup. I then came back to my new permanent position at TKB. I’m excited to be working with an experienced team on a substantive project where I can contribute and continue to learn,” Jessica says.
TKB’s latest office design for the software design firm Trading Technologies was selected as one of Chicago’s coolest offices by Crain’s Chicago Business! Even better, the winners were self-nominated, meaning the Trading Technologies workers themselves think it’s cool. TKB’s relationship with TT goes back to its origins, with TKB designing offices in New York and London as well as Evanston and Chicago.
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