Entries by Lauren Williams

Charlie Haas invited to 2020 AIA Detroit Christopher Kelley Leadership Development Program

Now in its third year in Detroit, the Christopher Kelley Leadership Development Program has announced its 2019 – 2020 class will include IDS architect Charlie Haas. With a goal of nurturing emerging industry leaders, the CKLDP encourages engagement with industry trends, supports leadership development skills and fosters connections between area professionals.  Charlie explains he is […]

Sustainable timber construction continues at MSU STEM Teaching Facility

IDS has been working on bringing Michigan State University’s new STEM Teaching Facility to life since 2016 and is proud to share progress of its construction as the first building in the state utilizing mass timber for the building’s frame, and cross-laminated timber (CLT) for its floors and ceilings. The use of wood rather than […]

Paul Stachowiak Inducted Into Brother Rice Hall of Fame

IDS’ founding President, and current Chairman, Paul Stachowiak, has been inducted into the Brother Rice High School Hall of Fame.  This recognition honors those who epitomize the “Brother Rice Spirit,” as Paul has shown extraordinary dedication, leadership, and enthusiasm for Brother Rice High School. Over the past fifteen years, Paul has represented IDS as a […]

Board of Directors Elects Chuck Lewis President

As Integrated Design Solutions (IDS) celebrates its 20th Anniversary, the Board of Directors has elected Chuck Lewis to serve as the firm’s president. Chuck was one of the first to be offered ownership, as IDS’ leadership began to transition 15 years ago. He has played an integral part in this transition planning and has been […]

Integrated Design Solutions Names Charles Lewis President

As Integrated Design Solutions (IDS) celebrates its 20th Anniversary, the Board of Directors has elected Chuck Lewis to serve as the firm’s president. Chuck was one of the first to be offered ownership, as IDS’ leadership began to transition 15 years ago. He has played an integral part in this transition planning and has been […]

IDS Celebrates 20 Years!

2019 marks the 20th Anniversary for Integrated Design Solutions. We want to thank our employees, clients and partners for all of their contributions that have made our firm successful. We kick off this celebratory year with a new look to our website, a new web address to communicate our presence in Metro Detroit as well […]

Announcing Our Recent Promotions

Integrated Design Solution has welcomed Valerie Grant into the role of Senior Associate, and Todd Nemecek, Todd Vercruysse, and Randi Paananen into the role of Associate, effective January 1, 2019. Valerie joined the company in 2001 and has led the development of IDS’s interior design department as Associate since 2011. As Senior Associate, Valerie will […]

Grand Rapids Community College Ford Fieldhouse Dedication

IDS joins GRCC in celebrating the newly renovated Ford Fieldhouse. Located at the intersection of Lyon Street and Bostwick Avenue, the Gerald R. Ford Fieldhouse was originally constructed in the mid 1970’s and has received a number of minor upgrades over the past 50 years. Through a series of meetings and workshops with building users […]