John Portman & Associates


John Portman & Associates Evolves

John Portman & Associates is transitioning to a new name—Portman Architects. Jack Portman, FAIA, the firm’s chairman, president and CEO, explained that the name change was the latest evolution in the architectural design firm’s long history as an innovative practice. “Evolution has been a salient factor in our firm’s longevity,” said Portman. “Our firm founder...
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NEW LEADERS AT John Portman & Associates

ATLANTA—John Portman & Associates has revealed a new leadership team for the global architectural firm. Under the vision and leadership of Jack Portman, chairman and CEO, key individuals have executed projects over the past several years and continue the primary mission of the office. With the passing of Grace Tan, the office transitions to the...
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President of Portman & Associates Passes

The office of John Portman & Associates in Atlanta and Shanghai lost their dynamic and determined president of 18 years, Grace A. Tan, AIA, who died unexpectedly on January 27 at age 58. Grace was born in the Philippines and started her architectural career there. She joined John Portman & Associates as a junior architect...
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Dual-branded Marriott Property Opens in San Diego

SAN DIEGO—The SpringHill Suites & Residence Inn San Diego Downtown Bayfront at BRIC—operated by Managed by Marriott (MxM), Marriott International's end-to-end hotel management solution, and designed by John Portman & Associates—has opened here.'
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Matthew Larson Named VP/Business Development of John Portman & Associates

ATLANTA—John Portman & Associates has named Matthew C. Larson VP of business development. He will be based in the company’s headquarters here.
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John Portman & Associates to Design Qingpu Liantang Hotel

SHANGHAI, CHINA—Atlanta-based John Portman & Associates (Portman) has been appointed by the Shanghai Jiuzhou Group Company to provide an architectural concept design for a new destination resort hotel in the canal town of Liantang.
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