Katherine Hogan, AIA, Principal of tonic design | tonic construction, appeared as a panelist at the Innovate Raleigh Summit, an annual event to connect entrepreneurs with resources in the Raleigh community.
The discussion focused on the cultural identity of Raleigh and how the plans for it’s future can encourage interconnectivity among different communities. She spoke to the fact that tonic design | tonic construction continually breaks boundaries in their communities through their art, blending old with new and innovation with tradition in each of their projects.
“It was an honor to be a part of this panel and included in the discussion about the growth of our city,” said Katherine Hogan, AIA, “Design should always be an integral part of this discussion and we should consider how we can build better and more high quality buildings and public spaces that we can be proud.”
After the panel concluded, Katherine joined other industry leaders to lead discussions on her career story and what led her to success.
Other panelists included John Kane (Kane Realty Corporation), Patrice Gilmore (Holt Brothers Construction), John Holmes (Hobby Properties), Sam Crutchfield (Grubb Ventures) and featured moderator Mitchell Silver of the New York City Parks Department.