Red Deer architect to receive international award

Red Deer architect to receive international award

A Red Deer architect will be receiving international recognition for innovative designs for seniors at an awards ceremony in England in June.

George Berry of Berry Architecture + Associates will receive an award for best seniors design architect from Open Eye Corporation, which researches seniors housing and likes to spotlight worthy companies.

“They do a lot of research on global development on some of the new trends in seniors housing,” said Berry about Open Eye.

Open Eye produces several online publications including Canadian Over 50s Housing Weekly, UK Over 50s Housing Weekly, Seniors Housing & Care Trends, Dementia Weekly, and more.

Berry said when his company designs a building for seniors, it’s developing a home for seniors, not just a facility or lodge.

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