Wed, 02/21/2018 - 10:38am

KAI Design & Build has expanded its Marketing Department with the addition of new hire Daniel Poole as Director of Marketing and Michelle Gray as Senior Marketing Coordinator. Ashley Mensinger and Kristina Glassl were also promoted within the department.

New Hires

Daniel Poole, Director of Marketing (pictured third

Wed, 02/14/2018 - 3:40pm

As February marks Black History Month, minority-owned KAI Design & Build reflects on one of its most meaningful recent projects - the Martin Luther King, Jr. Recreation and Aquatic Center in Atlanta, GA.

Opened in October 2017, the $24 million facility, designed by KAI Design & Build in partnership with architectural firm Perkins+Will, features a striking

Mon, 01/22/2018 - 5:48pm

Omaha Public Schools selected KAI Design & Build to provide architecture and interior design for two additions and renovations to its existing Northwest High Magnet School in Omaha, NE. Originally constructed in 1971, Northwest High School is the newest of the school district's seven high schools.

The first addition is a 9,750-square-foot, multipurpose physical

Wed, 01/17/2018 - 10:09am

KAI has strengthened its commitment to workplace safety with the addition of Steve Richardson of Imperial, MO as Corporate Safety Director.

As KAI's Corporate Safety Director, Richardson will work with the entire KAI team to develop, manage and nurture a "Construction Design and Build Safety Program" based on leading edge

Wed, 12/13/2017 - 12:05pm

The Engineering Department at KAI Design & Build tapped its extensive recreational facility experience to help build The LINC Recreation & Wellness Center in Jefferson City, MO.

A collaborative project between Lincoln University and the City of Jefferson - Parks, Recreation and Forestry, the $11 million facility is cooperatively managed by both

Tue, 11/14/2017 - 11:50am

KAI Design & Build proudly announces the addition of Michael Hein, AIA, PMP, as Chief Integration Officer.

In his new role as the firm's Chief Integration Officer, Hein will work closely with KAI President Michael Kennedy, Jr. to drive the firm's strategic initiatives, plus work to incorporate the highest level of efficiency in terms of communication and

By: KAI Art Director Kennedy Yanko
Mon, 11/13/2017 - 12:21pm

A central art piece affirms the aesthetic for an entire space, offering itself as the sought-after, picture-finishing puzzle piece. It ensures that those in its proximity are engaged, functioning at their most cerebral. At least, that’s what art has the potential to inspire.

When designing an office or other interior space, choose artwork that speaks to you and elicits

Thu, 10/19/2017 - 3:29pm

KAI Design & Build announces the hiring of three new employees:

  • Tom Graff of Edwardsville, IL as Construction Inspector. Graff comes to KAI with 19 years of industry experience. He has a Bachelor of Science in GIS/Environmental Planning from Southern Illinois University in Carbondale, IL.
Tue, 09/26/2017 - 11:39am

Interior design is an exciting, ever evolving industry that combines forward thinking, artistic expression and functionality. KAI proudly introduces its new Interior Design Team, an embodiment of all these important elements and backed by more than 60 years of combined experience.

Through its unique Visionary

Interior Design Team launches initiative to incorporate more art in their projects
Wed, 09/20/2017 - 11:49am

KAI Design & Build and its Interior Design Team have launched an initiative to support the art community by incorporating work from artists around the country into their design projects. To facilitate the effort, KAI has hired New York City artist and St. Louis native Kennedy Yanko as Art Director.

Yanko will work with KAI's