First American Design Studio will be at the 2015 Reservation Economic Summit in Las Vegas.
We’ve booked our flights, reserved our booth and are excited to see you again this coming March at the Reservation Economic Summit in Las Vegas. We have booth 826, so make sure and stop by. Click here to see the email campaign >>> The first 125 people to stop in at our booth and sign up Read More
AISES Executive Excellence Award & Video
This past weekend, Michael Laverdure had the honor of receiving the Executive Excellence award from the American Indian Science & Engineering Society at their annual conference in Orlando. Mr. Laverdure stated that “I’ve always endeavored to pay it forward as best I can, and I owe my success to all those people that I work with, my Read More
Our first client, Bald Eagle Erector in the news.
Our first client, Mr. Dave Bice was featured in a recent story in the Star Tribune. Dave took advantage of a capitalization program that allowed him to take on work at the new Vikings stadium. We are designing a office / warehouse for Bald Eagle Erectors, with construction slated for this coming spring 2015.
Article in Business North
Business North recently published an article about the First American Design Studio. An in depth article describing the reason for the First American Design Studio & why being a Native owned design firm is important. http://online.qmags.com/BNT0514?pg=1&mode=2#pg12&mode2?fs=2&pg=12&mode=2
We are going to the 40th Annual National American Indian Housing Council Convention & Trade Show
The First American Design Studio is going to have a booth at the NAIHC trade show this year. The convention & tradeshow runs the week of June 2nd, with the Trade Show being held on June 3rd and June 4th. Make sure to stop by and see us! We’d love to visit with you on Read More
Radio Interview – Minnesota Native News
The First American Design Studio was featured in a radio interview for Minnesota Native News. Pretty excited about the word getting out. Give it a listen. http://www.minnesotanativenews.org/
DSGW to mentor, guide First American Design Studio
DULUTH, Minn.—A new firm that helps Native American tribes plan and design buildings and communities will receive mentoring and support from one of the oldest and most established architecture firms in Minnesota, officials of both companies announced today. The First American Design Studio will work with DSGW Architects, which has offices in Duluth, the Iron Range Read More
Mike Laverdure receives the 2010 InPro NCAIED 40 under 40 Award
[October 6, 2010] – National Center for American Indian Enterprise Development (NCAIED) has selected Michael Laverdure, director of the First American Design Studio, as the recipient of the 2010 “Native American 40 Under 40”. The recipients are “outstanding young Native Americans who have shown excellence in community and/or profession.” Winners will be recognized at a Read More
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