"We must free ourselves from our tendency to see cities as their buildings, and remember that the real city is made of flesh, not concrete."
-Edward Glaeser, Triumph of the City
What drives our work
Cities are the backdrop to everyday life. The way a city functions has a direct and significant impact on how individuals, businesses and organizations grow, evolve, and succeed. Our team is passionate about bringing out the best in a city.
What we're good at
Developing strategies and designing programs that help our partners and clients succeed.
Helping businesses and organizations invest in and improve the communities they work in.
Translating complicated city-related processes so innovators can innovate.
Building civic leadership and meaningful engagement.
Understand the complexity of an issue and bringing solutions together for the benefit of all.
WHAT WE WANT
We're at our best when we're working on issues that are important to the future of cities and their communities. Cities need to be livable, walkable, economically prosperous, competitive, resilient, equitable, civically engaged, adaptable, and enjoyable. In short, we want it all for our cities.
WHO WE ARE
We are a Miami-based team of urbanists, scientists, technologists, and designers. Our diverse backgrounds and experiences allow us to approach problems with a fresh and innovative approach. We value strategic and data-driven approaches, adaptable & iterative processes, creative problem solving, human-centered design, engaged communities, and the power of shared experiences.