g1 (greenfirst)® represents the David L. Lawrence Convention Center’s (DLCC) commitment to environmental sustainability. The DLCC was the first “green”convention center in the world and was awarded the Gold (new building) and Platinum (existing building) LEED® certifications by the US Green Building Council. This site showcases the building’s design, history, practices, and green outdoor spaces.
The DLCC was the first “green”convention center in the world and was awarded the Gold (new building) and Platinum (existing building) LEED® certifications by the US Green Building Council. The DLCC has three programmable outdoor spaces rich in native plants that allow visitors and wildlife to connect to southwestern Pennsylvania’s beautiful natural environment. The North Terrace is home to a large variety of plants that take advantage of each season and support a wide range of wildlife — Monarchs, pollinators and bird support plants, as well as medicinal and edible plants native to Southwestern Pennsylvania. In addition to the native plant boxes, Levy Restaurants maintain garden boxes that contain vegetables and herbs used for catering. This signage system helps navigate and inform visitors about these plants on the North Terrace.
Shoefitr’s 3-D scanning software shows shoppers how shoes will fit and recommends the best fitting size. This creates consumer confidence, conversions, and reduces returns. This site uses striking imagery and illustration, as well as concise messaging to quickly communicate Shoefitr’s technology and usefulness to both consumers and shoe retailers.
Oakland Transportation Management Association serves the Oakland community through advocacy and provision of information to encourage good transportation choices by commuters, residents and visitors alike with the goal of increasing the use of modes other than the automobile, reducing congestion and improving the quality of the street environment life in Oakland. The 2012/2013 Annual Report celebrated their 20-year anniversary in a special fold-out vintage timeline format. Produced in collaboration with writer Brad Felman.
Beaver Falls is an historical, picturesque town located 42 miles north of Pittsburgh. This site was built as a primary communication tool between the public and city government, providing a diverse range information from festivals and events to rental permits and council meeting minutes.
Prime Stage is a small non-profit theatre company in Pittsburgh that seeks to entertain, educate, and enrich theatre-lovers, students, educators, and families with live theatre and literature. Prime Stage productions bring literature to life, along with relevant topics which stimulate the imaginations, intellects and emotions of audience who seek compelling theatrical entertainment. Three main plays are produced each season.
Legume Bistro, and it’s sister bar Butterjoint, are family-run restaurants located in the North Oakland neighborhood of Pittsburgh. The original 34-seat Legume opened in 2007 in Regent Square with the goal of serving simple seasonal food in a gracious and friendly manner. In 2011, Legume moved to its current, larger location. The continually evolving menu is the result of a seven-year long conversation between customers, growers, cooks, servers and bartenders.
This site showcases the David L. Lawrence Convention Center’s unparalleled space, functionality, flexibility and cutting-edge technology. The DLCC offers meeting planners, show organizers, exhibitors, and visitors a location for an unforgettable event experience.