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Pacheco Koch once again launches the University of Texas at Arlington Student-Alumni Mentor Program

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In honor of World Landscape Architecture Month, Pacheco Koch has once again launched the University of Texas at Arlington Student-Alumni Mentor Program. Co-founded by Dorothy Witmeyer, PLA, of Pacheco Koch, the program allows UTA students to learn from landscape architecture professionals and build meaningful relationships with industry experts and other students.

A special thanks goes out to Geoff Hall, PLA, LI, ISA CA, and Amber Davis, PLA, for being active mentors in the program and fostering the next generation of landscape architecture professionals. We are proud to continue connecting students with professionals, and at the same time, facilitate and expand industry knowledge.

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PK wins ‘Fastest Industry Team’ in 2020 Form Follows Fitness

For the seventh year in a row, Pacheco Koch participated in the Form Follows Fitness 5k. With over 50 participants, we’re proud to take home the ‘Fastest Industry Team’ award.

 

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PK Donates $500 on Valentines Day

On Valentines Day, PK celebrated by wearing red in support of the American Heart Association. PK honored the over 75 employees that participated by donating $500 to the Association.

 

 

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Make-N-Take Holiday Wreaths

Nothing like ending the week with some wreath making! Last Friday, the PK Funners hosted their final Make-N-Take of 2019. Employees created holiday and seasonal wreaths with the help of our guest teacher, Nancy Pacheco. The event allowed PK staff to learn a new craft while creating their own holiday decorations.

  
  

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PK is honored to be ranked as Best Places to Work for the 5th year in a row

We are honored to be ranked among DFW’s finest companies. For the 5th year in a row, our company culture and passion for employee development has been recognized by the Dallas Business Journal as one of the best places to work in the metroplex!

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PK recharges by throwing paper airplane contest

Everyone needs to recharge every now and then. By throwing a paper airplane contest, we did just that! It was a blast creating our planes and taking a short break from our desks for some friendly competition.

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PK relaxes with watercolor painting workshop

Everyone needs a break.  There’s no better way to end a day than by sitting with your team for a watercolor workshop.  Hosted by the PK Funners, this “Make-n-Take” event featuring Bryan Wilson, one of our landscape designers, gave our employees not only a time to relax, but a time to clear minds, learn and have fun. We thoroughly enjoyed spending the afternoon doing something that most of us have never done before.

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PK celebrates the holidays

The holidays are a special time of year.  At PK we celebrate all month long.  Between ugly sweater and pod decorating contests, elf on a shelf, a holiday cookie swap and Build-a-Gnome activities, we keep the holiday spirit alive!

         

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Voted ‘Best Companies to Work for in Fort Worth’ for the 3rd year in a row

We are honored to receive the #13 Best Companies to Work for in Fort Worth by Fort Worth Inc. magazine. The program is dedicated to recognizing the best employers in Greater Fort Worth. 25 firms were selected, and we extremely proud to be recognized for the third year in a row.

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2nd Annual Pumpkin Smash Bash

In addition to costume contests and free candy, the staff at PK compete in an annual pumpkin smash contest. Hosted by the PK Funners, the company’s culture committee, contestants were asked to put together a 30-second clip of their best pumpkin smash. Check out the entries below!

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