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Weitz Turns over First 40 Units at Historic Fort Des Moines

DES MOINES, Iowa–(BUSINESS WIRE)– A lot can happen in 100-plus years. From 1903 to 1910, The Weitz Company built Fort Des Moines – where African-American men were first trained and commissioned as officers in the U.S. Army. Fast forward 108 years to today and Weitz is renovating the same structures that have endured 432 seasons…


Intern Inks: Soft Skills

I promised a blog post on soft skills, so here I am to deliver. I had a mentor this past year who often complimented me on my soft skills. I went home and looked the term up, and found that it meant, “working well with others.” That was one of the kindest compliments I’d ever…


Intern Inks

Welcome! A few days ago my boss told me that in addition to my sales and events duties, I get to blog about being an intern! This is very exciting for me. During my internship search in the spring, I was torn about whether I should look for jobs that involved mostly event planning or…


Market One Building Wins ASHRAE National Technology Award

IOWA BASED ENGINEERING FIRM, MODUS, RECEIVES FIRST-PLACE FOR INTERNATIONAL ENGINEERING EXCELLENCE AWARD. Des Moines, IA – MODUS, the largest Iowa-based engineering firm, won the ASHRAE National Technology Award for the Market One development in Des Moines, Iowa. This globally recognized award identifies engineering excellence for the restoration of an existing commercial building and is highly…