CANstruction update – vote for your favorite!
November 15, 2010 § Leave a comment
More than 25,500 cans were used to make these amazing structures and will help nourish the hungry in central Texas. Now it’s time to vote for your favorite! Be sure to proudly display your “I voted” badge you’ll receive after voting as your avatar. More CANstruction photos are available in our Flickr album.
Thank you to all of the teams, sponsors, and volunteers for your creativity, great design, and commitment to ending hunger. A special thank you to our sponsors: Austin Monthly Home, Chick-Fil-A, MOVECORP, Barton Creek Square, Society for Marketing Professional Services, Ridgways and Panera Bread.
STG Design, Spaw Maxwell – “I think I CAN!”
Team: Brittney Couch – Captain, Carrie Clemons, Ashley Elgie, Ashley Hargrove, Denisse Valle
Cans Used: 2,513
Thank you Royalty Clearinghouse, Ghostland Observatory, Wommack Associates, Austin Fit Magazine, Senior Financial Securities, El Arroyo, Dynamic Reprographics, Cory Morrow, J Black’s Feel Good Lounge, Butterfield & Shore Custom Homes and our STG Family.
Winner: Jurors Favorite
SHW Group – “A Cornucopia of Sweet Taste”
Team: Emily Potts – Captain, Audrey Marcella, Alison Bin Ford, Rory Estes, Megan Wetzel
Cans Used: 1,624
Thank you to our other team members, Scott Wilcox, Benedict Kim, Edward Napier, Ryan Dellinger, Citizen Schools, Beth Hannon, Garry Davis, Jasmine Martin. Thank you to our sponsors, Shah Smith & Associates, 4b Technology, Architectural Masonry Products, Cunningham Allen, DBR, Flynt-Phelps/American Standard, JMK/HG Rice Food Facilities Planning & Design, Panel Specialists, Inc., Ramming Paving, CMTA Consulting Engineers, Interface Flor, Studio D Consulting, Maxwell, Locke and Ritter, LLP, Coleman and Associates, Ridgway’s.
PBS&J an Atkins company, Satterfield & Pontikes Construction – “Princess and the Can of Peas – Let’s Give Hunger a Fairy Tale Ending”
Team: Stacey Gould – Captain, Lauren Alexander, Kristen Klein, Kym Livingston, Bob Rowe
Cans Used: 4,019
Thank you, Sal Baeza, Karissa Basse, David Buzan, Kathleen Canavan, Janice Hillenmeyer, Logan Imbornone, Drew Isaak, Lynn Isaak, Ann Kelly, Marty Livingston, Keith Monnerjahn, Debbie Moore, Lisa Ruth, Cindy Scott, Brad Shearer, Tara Snell, Ben Wagner.
Winner: Honorable Mention – Best Meal
KGA Architecture & Workman Commercial – “Let Them Have CANcake”
Team: Cathrine Cleavinger – Captain, Tracy Guthrie, Luma Jaffar, Tara Kammouna, Audrey Wernecke
Cans Used: 1,725
Thank you to our other team members, Nick Bergman, Michael Engen, Graham Mendel, Bethany Shields. Thank you to our sponsors, C & Z Enterprises, LLC & Cunningham Allen, Inc.
Winner: Best Use of Labels
Encotech Engineering, The Beck Group – “Keep Austin Fed”
Team: Katie Harris – Captain, Elizabeth Haynie, Brian Miller, Brady Van De Wiele, Eric Zissman
Cans Used: 3,336
Thank you to our other team members: Dwayne Dow, Rachel Hawkins, Jamil Hossain, Mark Hutton, Bryan Jones, Ali Khataw, Christin Menendez, Miguel Morales, Steve Nguyen, Brandi Reger, Marcus Sandoval, Paul Sexton, Vinayak Sharma, Keith Simon, Ryan Therrell, and Joanne Torres.
Schneider Halls Design – “Put a Lid on Hunger”
Team: Katie Marchand – Captain, Elizabeth Clarke, Kelly Halls, Julie Schneider, Jeff Schneider
Cans Used: 1,500
Thank you Rogers-O’Brien Construction Shropshire Construction, Rockford Business Interiors, Flynn Construction, Furniture Marketing Group, Bridget and Stephen Harris
CJG Engineers & PBK Architects – “Lonestar of Texas”
Team: Sarah Willis – Captain, Jenny Beckman, Brian Bowden, Tyler Grote, Luis Salazar
Cans Used: 3,800
Thank you Ross Eubanks (CJG), Luke Esser (CJG), Kerri Ranney (PBK), also ESA, HEB, Daltile, Randall’s
Winner: Structural Ingenuity – Lonestar of Texas & Peoples Choice
Hardin Construction Company, LLC, Bury+Partners, Inc., Structures PE, LLP – “Rock ‘CAN’ Roll”
Team: Scott Hanyzewski – Captain, Sarah Gentry, Marcus Edwards, Chris Randazzo, Shane Tanner
Cans Used: 3,025
Thank you to Nations Roof; Keenan, Hopkins, Schmidt & Stowell; A.J. Kirkwood and Associates and Fun N Sun Pools of Austin for their generous donations.
GS&C/JQ/SpawGlass – “Roller CANster: Riding Hunger Out of Town”
Team: Megan Felker – Captain, Jessica McLarty, Franklyn King, Marcus Gibbon, Mark Harrington
Cans Used: 3,969
Thank you to our firms and other team members: Cara Salling, Meredith McKennedy, Scott Somerville, Trevor Maddy, Dennis Testa, and Mason Finley. Big thanks to our sponsors: Dynamic Reprographics, CAD Supplies Specialty
Winner: Honorable Mention