• Watershed Moment

    To better manage drought, the San Francisco Public Utilities Commission is overhauling the Bay Area’s water infrastructure More

  • Flipping the Switch

    Verizon’s John Vazquez is leading the charge to maximize facility use and convert old telephone buildings into residential and office units More

  • “Now is the Time to Lock in All the Great Real Estate”

    It took Mattress Firm Inc. 26 years to open its 1,000th store. The Houston-based company opened 1,000 stores in 2014 alone. The company saw a 91 percent growth in net sales fromMore

  • Poised and With Purpose

    When Julienne Smith, Hyatt’s senior vice president of development in North America, was promoted last year after serving as Hyatt’s vice president of real estate and development, the pathway to growth ran through the chain’s Hyatt House and Hyatt Place brands More

  • Modern Classics

    Warren Chiu explains how Warwick Hotels and Resorts embraces the history of its properties, which now include some major recent acquisitions such as the Allerton Hotel in Chicago, while simultaneously targeting younger generations More