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Irvine, Calif.-based design firm LPA Inc. has named Wendy Rogers, FAIA, as CEO, succeeding Robert Kupper, who served as CEO of the company for 30 years.
Studio Four Design, a top architecture and design firm based in Knoxville, Tenn., has hired Erin Metelka as an interior designer.
Johnson Controls has launched the Hitachi SmartFlex Variable Refrigerant Flow (VRF) Gen II, the second generation of VRF HVAC equipment for the North American market.
Specialty Glass Design Kit
Vitro Architectural Glass (formerly PPG Glass) has unveiled its Specialty Glass Design Kit for interior and exterior applications, featuring Starphire Ultra-Clear glass, Clarvista shower glass, and earth- and ocean-inspired performance-tinted glasses, together with an exclusive array of acid-etched and painted glass products from Walker Textures glass and ICD High Performance Coatings, respectively.