Announcement: Allen Jack+Cottier announces appointment of new Brisbane-based Principal
Allen Jack+Cottier Architects is pleased to announce the appointment of Colin Janes as a new Principal. In July 2008, Colin was appointed a Principal with a position on the Board. Colin brings extensive management and design skills to the Board. He joined Allen Jack+Cottier in 1985 and was an Associate Director before being made a new Principal. Colin moved to Brisbane in late 2002 to establish AJ+C’s Brisbane Office. The Brisbane Office has developed steadily under Colin’s direction with several major projects recently reaching completion.
An architect of considerable talent who shares the Allen Jack+Cottier commitment to ecologically and socially sustainable development principles, Colin led the team responsible for designing Campus Living Village’s student accommodation in Kelvin Grove, Brisbane. This project was recently awarded a regional commendation in the 2008 RAIA (QLD) Awards in the multiple housing category and is shortlisted in the Queensland Government Environmental Protection Agency Environmental Sustainability Awards.The Board welcomes it’s newest member and looks forward to working with him on the many exciting projects and changes that are ahead.