Gensler

Architecture & Master Planning


Gensler is an American design and architecture firm head quartered in San Francisco, with 46 offices in 16 countries worldwide and 5,000 employees. Their revenue generated is over a billion dollars, and is the most profitable of any architecture firm based in the United States. Gensler has a diversified portfolio ranging in office buildings, retail centers, airports, and entertainment complexes. Designing Paradise Earth is their entertainment division based in Los Angeles, and their Phoenix office. Notable projects include; Houston Ballet Center, Shanghai Tower, JFK Airport terminal 4, the Tower at PNC Plaza Pittsburgh, and the Ritz Carlton Hotel in Dubai.

Entertainment Design Corporation

Experience Design


An award-winning design and production entertainment firm located in Los Angeles, California. Using our cross-disciplinary experience in Film, Television, Theatre, Live Production, and Themed Entertainment, we take projects from concept through production as: Production Designers, Creative Directors, Illustrators, Writers, and Producers. EDC works in a similar style to that of a commissioned artist– we collaborate, create, and produce projects in tandem with our clients; from blue sky development to grand opening. At EDC, we offer clients a 360-degree approach to their entertainment & marketing efforts. This method leads to a deeper understanding of the IP, and enables us to bring the best vision of a brand to life. For clients looking to pass seamlessly between multiple entertainment categories, EDC serves as a one-stop shop.

McCarthy

General Contractor


McCarthy is the oldest builder in the U.S., celebrated its 150th anniversary in 2014. McCarthy is ranked the 10th largest builder in the U.S. by ENR. McCarthy has an annual revenue of $3 billion, and is 100% employed-owned. McCarthy is a diverse builder, operating in the commercial, industrial, civil and infrastructure markets. McCarthy’s SW Division covers Arizona, New Mexico, Nevada, and Colorado. Some notable local projects include Terminal 4 at Sky Harbor Airport, the Phoenician Resort, the development at Hayden Ferry on Tempe Town Lake, Banner Gateway Hospital, Lake Pleasant Water Treatment Plant, and Tempe Market Place.

IMA

Landscape Design


IMA creates exceptional spaces that give form and character to the landscape, providing distinctive artistry and economic value for our clients. We consult, collaborate, imagine and define a project’s scope and character – from retail and mixed-use destination to office developments and large scale master planning – to create exciting people-oriented environments.

Cummings

Cost Estimators & Project Management


Established in 1996 as a project and cost management company, Cumming has evolved into a 700-person, multi-faceted consulting firm with a determined focus on providing services that add value at every step of a project’s development. Today, they continue to serve as a devout advocate for project management and cost consulting clients — they solve problems, deliver solutions, and drive results. Cumming’s exceptional management skills have led to them becoming one of the most successful project management and cost consulting firms in their industry. They operate with optimal efficiency, hire and train the most talented and motivated industry leaders, and actively explore opportunities to improve and add value.