As the recession wound down, business ramped up for KITE Architects. The firm had been carefully adding staff to take on larger and larger assignments. But it was rapidly running out of room.
“We reached a point where we were operating with seven people in a five person space. Something had to change quickly because we were getting more and more work.”
Christine West, Owner, KITE Architects
Christine West had a vision for the next move: a new headquarters that would also be a showcase for the firm’s design approach. But she needed a bank that understood her business beyond the balance sheet—and her sense of urgency.