Architects-Plus, Three Square Design Group Announce Merger
HOUSTON —Architects-Plus and Three Square Design Group have announced that the Houston-based architecture firms will merge in 2016, launching Method Architecture. The firm will be led by four partners — Keith Holley and Eric Hudson, principals and co-owners of Architects-Plus; Jake Donaldson, founder and principal of Three Square; and Vanessa Ortega, director of projects at Three Square. Both firms specialize in commercial architecture. Collectively, the two firms employ nearly 40 staff members and completed a combined 700 projects in 2015. Method Architecture will specialize in a wide-array of project types, including industrial, corporate interiors, healthcare, hospitality, breweries and retail. In June, Method will move into and occupy the entire 10,000-square-foot second floor of a redeveloped industrial building in the EaDo neighborhood of Houston.