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AWARDS & RECOGNITION

MEET THE HONOREES | The Met Philadelphia

2019 PROJECT OF THE YEAR Revitalization of the Metropolitan Opera House Preserving heritage while revitalizing communities | Rehabilitation of opera house will reactivate a North Philadelphia neighborhood. Built in 1908 by Oscar Hammerstein I (grandfather of famed lyricist), the Philadelphia Metropolitan Opera House was celebrated as the largest and grandest of its time. Sadly, during […]

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AWARDS & RECOGNITION

MEET THE HONOREES | Nick Bayer

2019 PERSON OF THE YEAR Nick Bayer | Founder and CEO, Saxbys Nick Bayer has always been in the business of bringing people together, whether it’s as one of Philadelphia Business Journal’s “Most Admired CEOs” or as a consummate team captain since Little League....

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ACE ALUMNI MENTORS

Team 15’s Alumni Mentors

ACE Mentor of Greater Philadelphia is fortunate to have a selection of alumni who have returned to share their experiences and knowledge with current students.  Team 15 is lucky enough to have two.  Jennifer Yun (JKRP Architects) and Ajin Fatima (City of Philadelphia, Streets...

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FIELD TRIPS

Villanova Site Visited by Two ACE Teams

Two Philadelphia teams – Team 4 led by Tim Stringfellow (Torcon) and Team 6 led by Tom Saldutti (JMT) – recently got a sneak peek at Villanova’s massive student housing project.  Stringfellow, the project’s manager, provided an extensive tour during which he discussed the...

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COMMUNITY EVENTS

O’Donnell + Naccarato WINS Giant Jenga 2019!

ACE Mentor Program Giant Jenga Tournament Raises $20K for Scholarships Third annual tournament dramatically increases in size, attracts 300 attendees and 48 teams   The ACE Mentor Program of Greater Philadelphia, the local affiliate of the nation’s fastest-growing industry mentoring program, hosted 300+...

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COMMUNITY EVENTS

THE 2019 BRACKETS ARE SET!

We are so excited to announce that the tournament brackets are set and we have 48 teams competing on February 7 at Drexel University! Below is a breakdown of all of the teams and their initial competitors.. Full Brackets can be found HERE! A SPECIAL THANK...

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BUILDING FUTURES

Theatre Design with Team 15

Typically, ACE Greater Philadelphia teams structure their programming around one overreaching concept.  Session by session, team leaders and mentors introduce A/C/E related terminology, lessons, and activities to students with the goal of connecting all learning to one theme.  Structuring sessions in this manner effectively...

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SCHOLARSHIPS

2019 ACE Scholarship Application is Open

Part of the mission of the ACE Mentor Program is to support our students in their continued advancement into the industry.  One way of supporting them is to provide scholarships for their post-secondary education or for their training in a skilled trades program. The...

The ACE Mentor Program of Eastern PA

Founded in 2000, the ACE Mentor Program of Eastern Pennsylvania gives students from local high schools an exciting opportunity to learn more about potential careers in architecture, engineering and construction!

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