AIA SOUTH DAKOTA
AIA South Dakota is a non profit membership organization made up of architects, future architects and partners in the built design industries. Our members tap into a network of design professionals from across our state to enjoy great opportunities to learn, share and promote architecture, as well as to advance the important idea that design matters in every South Dakota community.
AIGA, the professional association for design, is committed to furthering excellence in design as a broadly-defined discipline, strategic tool for business and cultural force.
Blend Interactive is a strategy, design, and development firm that helps institutions and agencies tackle complicated web and content problems. We are content-focused, future-friendly, and process-driven. We’re more than just a web development firm. We are a partner, and with that comes all of the benefits of any business partner: communication, integrity, and buy-in.
Confluence is a professional consulting firm comprised of landscape architects and planners. Our firm’s work includes a wide range of public, educational, institutional, and private sector projects. Our process is focused on collaboration and interaction with our clients, consultants and the community in which we work. Confluence’s staff of 48 includes 24 licensed landscape architects and AICP certified planners. Our landscape architects carry licenses in Kansas, Iowa, Missouri, Minnesota, Nebraska, North Dakota, South Dakota, Wisconsin, and Wyoming. We bring the skills of landscape architecture, land planning and urban design to each project, giving us the tools to merge our client’s needs with the environment. Our work is characterized by a philosophy of place-making; creating unique, human connections with every project, its location, and its surrounding environment. Confluence is a place where energy, momentum and depth converge – where your ideas become reality. The location where spaces become places and places become destinations.
Downtown Sioux Falls, Inc. (DTSF) is a non-profit corporation committed to continually upgrading and enhancing the vitality of downtown by providing excitement, activity and a positive image within the community through promotions, design, economic development and public relations.
Fresh Produce is an advertising agency based in Sioux Falls, South Dakota. They make buzz worthy advertising, focusing on idea development through a refined creative process. You go to them when you need fresh ideas in advertising.
Interstate Office Products
Interstate Office Products is a locally-owned provider of office furniture, office products, promotional products, interior design, and installation services. We offer our clients expertise in office, education, and healthcare design and furnishings. We create meaningful work environments where you become your best.
ISG has a rich history, that extends over 45 years, of building trusting relationships with clients, stakeholders, and the community. As a multi disciplinary firm that is 100% owned by employees, ISG serves numerous markets and fosters strong collaboration between all disciplines providing clients a diverse knowledge base, high level of creativity, and broad perspective in multiple arenas. ISG’s business philosophy is centered around building relationships, translating experience across synergistic markets to the advantage of partners, and constantly striving to add value to services by seeking new and creative technologies, professionals, and ideas. ISG’s flexibility makes it possible; our focus and innovative solutions make it happen.
JLG is a 100-percent employee-owned full-service architecture firm, founded in 1989 by Lonnie Laffen and Gary Johnson. Today, the firm has grown to ten offices withover 100 employees, and was named #38 of the top 2015 “Giants of Architecture” by Building Design+Construction Magazine. For more information about JLG Architects, visit www.jlgarchitects.com.
KOCH HAZARD ARCHITECTS
Koch Hazard Architects, founded in 1961, is a professional service firm of 25 architects, planners and interior designers. The firm practices on a regional basis with clients in South Dakota, Minnesota and Iowa.
Lemonly is a visual marketing firm that specializes in infographics, data visualization, and iOS design. Since their 2011 launch, they've been creating sweet visuals with both local and international clients such as PepsiCo, Marriott International and Samsung.
At Lloyd Companies, we strive to improve the quality of life for the people around us. We build community. We solve problems. We earn trusting relationships. We collaborate. We infuse every project with seamless teamwork, communication, accountability, and efficiency, to ensure we exceed expectations.
As a family-based collection of real estate companies, we create opportunities, develop and build neighborhoods and give back to our neighbors. We commit to delivering outstanding service and results, to those who live in our communities and to those who trust us with their investments.
Piper Arts provides customers with quality products and services. In addition to over 20 years of experience in the art and custom framing field, Piper embraces a dedication to providing convenient and superior customer service. They offer custom framing, fine art printing, corporate art services and gallery representation for artist’s.
SDID (South Dakota Interior Designers) is an organization made up of individuals who work in the design field and are interested in upgrading the interior design profession in order to better serve the community.
South Dakota State University is the state's largest, most comprehensive higher-education institution. As South Dakota's Morrill Act land-grant university, SDSU had a fall 2013 enrollment of 12,554 students from all 50 states and 70 countries. Students can choose from 74 majors, 42 specializations, 67 minors, 30 master's degree programs, 13 Ph.D. programs and two professional doctorates. The university also offers courses at various off-campus sites as well as undergraduate and graduate programs online through the Office of Continuing and Extended Education.
The Sioux Falls State Theatre Company is a non-profit company that is restoring the State Theatre to its original 1926 splendor. When completed, the State will provide nightly entertainment for Downtown including new-release blockbusters, independent film and performance art in a state-of-the-art facility. Over $2.5 million has already been raised and invested in the State and the facility is expected to open in the next 12-18 months. This will be an incredible addition to Downtown and an important recruitment and retention tool for local development officials.
As a full-service design firm, our architects, engineers, and interior design staff work in a highly integrated environment that places you - the client at the center of a multifaceted design approach. Our team will help you discover your visions and goals for each and every project. Design-led, client focused—our team ensures that spaces, systems, layouts, finishes, furniture, and technology function as a whole. Every project is the product of collaboration.
University of Sioux Falls
Founded in 1883, the University of Sioux Falls, located in Sioux Falls, South Dakota, is a Christian, Liberal Arts University affiliated with the American Baptist Churches, U.S.A. USF is an independent, not-for-profit institution.
Dedicated faculty intentionally integrate faith and learning, helping students to discover their career calling and preparing them to serve God and humankind. With a 98% placement rate, our alumni live out USF’s Culture for Service motto in their professions, families and communities.
Our talented professors teach, advise and mentor students. With a 14:1 student-to-faculty ratio, intimate classroom settings facilitate the introduction of concepts, the interchange of ideas and the encouragement to apply them through experiential learning.
For adult learners driven to fulfill their dreams, USF offers online and on-campus adult and graduate programs to help individuals finish their degrees or earn advanced degrees.
The Sioux Falls Design Center (SFDC) is a non-profit organization hoping to build connections among diverse people and organizations interested in design in Sioux Falls and South Dakota. The main objective of the SFDC is to build connections in the community that are focused, involved or otherwise interested in design. This includes planners, architects, interior designers, engineers, landscape architects, artists, community leaders, and the greater public.