Boston – Finegold Alexander Architects announced it recently received the 2022 American Institute of Architects (AIA) New England Components Emerging Professional Friendly Firm Award. The award program highlights architecture firms that promote the advancement of emerging professionals through a combination of professional development and personal growth opportunities.
This honor highlights Finegold Alexander Architects’ values and dedication to promoting its emerging professionals and sustaining the future growth of the practice. Qualifications for this award and for an emerging professional are set by the AIA, defined as professionals who have completed their academic studies up to the point of licensure or up to 10 years after completion of their academic studies, including students and architects licensed 10 years or less.
Finegold Alexander Architects has a history and culture of bolstering emerging professionals, embracing the entirety of each member of the firm, and enabling unity and collaborative achievement across the board. Additionally, the firm implements a robust employee mentorship program that provides guidance and opportunities for staff to discuss goals and growth. Mentors and mentees meet throughout the year to discuss anything from career goals to project specific challenges.