"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
Driving impact for outcome-driven businesses and organizations through strategic investment of money and resources in the communities and issues they care about.
Helping our partners and clients implement their social or civic initiatives and achieve the most impact.
Developing and implementing social impact strategies and initiatives.
Translating complicated city-related processes so innovators can innovate.
Building civic leadership and meaningful engagement.
Understanding and communicating the complexity of an issue and bringing solutions together for the benefit of all.
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.
WHAT WE LOVE
We're at our best when we're working on the complex issues that are important to a city's future. We believe great cities are: livable, economically prosperous, walkable, connected, competitive, resilient, equitable, civically engaged, adaptable, and enjoyable. In short, we want it all for the cities and communities we work in -- and we love to work with businesses, organizations, and agencies that share the same vision.