UPSTARTS: What they don’t tell you about moving abroad

In This Episode:

From China to Indiana, from Minnesota to Japan… our team have collectively covered thousands of miles of relocations, set up in new cities and made a go at a life in a place less familiar.  In this episode, our team unpack some of the unforeseen benefits and challenges of making a success of that leap of faith to go abroad.

About the Series:

It’s time to breakdown, decode and uncover the world of construction through the eyes of WT Partnership. Introducing UPSTARTS: Inside The Consulting Business, a monthly feature covering a range of issues in the world of construction, major development and business culture at large. UPSTARTs looks at a unique group of technical advisors and industry experts who formed a new startup within a 70-year-old company.  Learn more about the $1.76 Trillion Dollar Professional Services industry in the USA through shared thoughts, experiences, real work assignments and hard-fought lessons learned. #intrapreuner #startup #consulting #construction

The first annual Convention, Sports, and Entertainment Facilities Conference brought together over 600 industry and owner representatives to the Manchester Grand Hyatt in San Diego California this past May. WT participated as a co-chair sponsor and unveiled their partnership with Crawford Architects on the New Aloha Stadium Entertainment District Launch (“NASED”) one of the first examples of a fully comprehensive social infrastructure Public Private Partnership (“P3”) set to break ground in the United States.

Special thanks to:

Planning Branch Chief for the State of Hawaii Department of Accounting and General Services Chris Kinimaka, Aloha Deputy Stadium Manager Ryan Andrews, Stadium Authority Board of Directors Chairperson Ross Yamasaki, Crawford Architects Senior Principal and Part Owner Stacey Jones, WT’s Adam ShawNick Conte and Jake Witt.

Find out what’s to come in the UPSTARTS series in 2019.