For an extended period architects all over the world have been blamed in one way or another for their reckless developments. One organization known as American Institute of Architects was established over 150 years ago to change the face of the architecture industry. The body does not only help investors get quality services and products, but it is also at the forefront of assisting architects to have access to quality materials and equipment for their work. The organization which has their Head Offices in Washington DC was created by 13 members in 1867. Since the inception of the group, it has been experiencing tremendous expansion with them having over 880000 members up to date.
America Institute of Architects was established as a primary cause of community reconstruction, education, offering sovereignty backing, as well as public outreach. In connection with real estate experts as well as development experts, America Institute of Architects has been working hand in hand with other with the construction industry to change the image of the architecture sector. The firm is created on firm values as well as standards which have enabled them to be existence for an extended period and making technical changes throughout their works. Their values are advocacy for architects as they deliver to them the required quality materials as well as resources for their work. With their long history, AIA requires their members to follow their set rules and regulations to the end.
Robert Ivy is an expert in the architectural industry. Mr. Robert is the Executive Vice President and the Chief Executive Officer of America Institute of Architects. After his graduation from High School, the great experienced construction expert attended The University of South for his Bachelors of Arts in English, and later Tulane University for his Masters in Architecture. Robert can well be described as a leader, and he has been holding top positions ever since he began his career. In 1996, Mr. Ivy was appointed the editor in Chief of the Architectural Record. During his tenure as the Chief Editor of the construction, journal expanded to become one of the most read construction magazines. Ivy was also the Vice President and Editorial Director of McGrew Hill Construction Media. Since the beginning of his career Ivy has won several awards among them; National Magazine Awards, Jesse H. Neal Awards, and the American Society of Magazines Editors among others. Robert Ivy continues to make changes in the development as well as the construction industry.