Awards

2020

Best in Higher Education

Oklahoma Interior Design Coalition

Zarrow Faculty and Graduate Center

Winstar Casino Executive Conference Room

Best in Hospitality

Oklahoma Interior Design Coalition

Winstar Convention Center

KFOR Building Exterior

Best High Tech and Laboratory Building Design Award

PCI Design Award

KFOR

McBride Ambulatory Surgery Center

Healthcare Honorable Mention

Oklahoma Interior Design Coalition

McBride Ambulatory Surgery Center

Stillwater Medical Center Nurse Station

Healthcare Honorable Mention

Oklahoma Interior Design Coalition

Stillwater Medical Cancer Center

2019

Member Firm of the Year
SMPS Dallas
REES

Journal Record Beacon Award Finalist
Journal Record
REES

2019 Emerging Professionals Firm
AIA Central States Emerging Professionals
REES

SMPS Marketing Communications Award of Excellence
Project Pursuit Marketing – Print Category
“Planting Daisies” Book for the Girl Scouts of Western Oklahoma

ABC Excellence in Construction Award
Associated Builders and Contractors Excellence in Construction Award
McBride Outpatient Surgery Center

‘Renovation of the Year’ Second Place
Golf Inc. Magazine
Texas Rangers Golf Club

2018

General FirmExemplary AXP Friendly FirmREES
AIA Oklahoma’s Exemplary AXP Friendly Firm

General FirmJournal Record Beacon Firm Award FinalistREES
Journal Record Beacon Firm, 2018

MediaABC Excellence in Construction Award
KFOR
Associated Builders and Contractors Excellence in Construction Award, 2018

Best Use Total Precast Hardened Structure
KFOR
Precast Concrete Manufacturers Association Award, 2018

HealthcareBuild Oklahoma Award
Stillwater Cancer Center
AGC of Oklahoma’s 2018 Build Oklahoma Award, 2018

2017

General Firm 
Solomon Andrew Layton Award
REES
AIA Central Oklahoma’s Firm of the Year Award, 2017

Exemplary AXP Friendly Firm
REES
AIA Oklahoma’s Exemplary AXP Friendly Firm

Design Appetit People’s Choice
REES
Design Appetit SPUN Project

HealthcareIIDA Best in City Center Award
Mercy Coletta Building
Oklahoma City’s Best in City Center Award

EducationABC Excellence in Construction Award
The University of Oklahoma Bizzell Memorial Library Level Two
Associated Builders and Contractors Excellence in Construction Award, 2017

University of Oklahoma Dean’s Special Recognition Award
University of Oklahoma Bizzell Memorial Library
Dean’s Special Recognition Award

2016

General Firm 
IIDA Pinnacle Award
IIDA Texas / Oklahoma Chapter
IIDA Pinnacle Award – Medium Firm Category

Corporate
ABC Excellence in Construction Award
Winstar Conference Center
Associated Builders and Contractors Excellence in Construction Award, 2016

2015

Multifamily
ABC Excellence in Construction Award
Sunbeam Family Services
Associated Builders and Contractors Excellence in Construction Award, 2015

Government
Medical Office Project of the Year
Veterans Administration Outpatient Clinic – Southeast Clinic
NAIOP Commercial Real Estate’s Medical Office Project of the Year, 2015

Education
Great Inspirations Award Creative Oklahoma
University of Oklahoma Bizzell Library Renovation
Great Inspirations Award Creative Oklahoma, 2015

2014

Senior Living
ALFA Award of Excellence
Wyoming Springs Assisted Living and Memory Care
Award of Excellence from ALFA, 2014

Corporate
AIA Oklahoma People’s Choice Award
KD’s Southern Cuisine
AIA Oklahoma People’s Choice Award, 2014

2011

Education
ABC Excellence in Construction Award
Oklahoma State University, Henry Bellmon Research Center
Associated Builders and Contractors Excellence in Construction Award, 2011

Government
Precast/Prestressed Concrete Institute Design Award 
Muensterberg Plaza and Clock Tower
Precast/Prestressed Concrete Institute Design “All Precast Solution” Award, 2011

ACI Outstanding Achievement in Concrete
Muensterberg Plaza and Clock Tower
American Concrete Institute Outstanding Achievement in Concrete, 2011

2010

General Firm 
Top Green Design Firm
REES
Texas Construction Magazine’s “Top Green Design Firm”, 2010

Top Interior Design Giants
REES
Interior Design Magazine’s “Top Interior Design Giants”, 2010

Healthcare
AGCA’s Build Oklahoma Award
6A Renovation of Mercy Health Center
The Associated General Contractors of America’s Build Oklahoma Award, 2010

Education
ASU Magazine’s Outstanding Design
East Central University, Hallie Brown Ford Fine Arts Center
American School & University Magazine’s “Outstanding Design” Recipient, 2010

ASU Magazine’s Outstanding Design 
East Central University Fine Arts Center
American School & University Magazine’s “Outstanding Design” Recipient, 2010

ASU Magazine’s Outstanding Design
Texas Christian University, Schieffer School of Journalism
American School & University Magazine’s “Outstanding Design” Recipient, 2010

Bronze “Brick in Architecture” Award
University of Oklahoma, Gaylord College of Journalism and Mass Communication
Brick Industry Association’s Bronze “Brick in Architecture” Award, 2010

2009

HealthcareHealthcare Design Architectural Showcase Saint Clare’s Hospital, Roberta C. Ferguson Pediatric Unit
Healthcare Design Architectural Showcase, 2009

2008

General FirmJournal Record Beacon Firm AwardREES
Journal Record Beacon Firm, 2004

Best Places to Work in Oklahoma
REES
OKC Business’ Best Places to Work in Oklahoma, 2008

Top Interior Design Giants
REES
Interior Design Magazine’s “Top Interior Design Giants”, 2010

Healthcare 
Interior Design Excellence Award
Baylor University Medical Center, Caruth Labor and Delivery Center
American School & University’s Educational Interior Design Excellence Award, 2008

Healthcare Design Architectural Showcase 
Mercy Cancer Resource Center
Healthcare Design Architectural Showcase, 2008

Healthcare Design Architectural Showcase
Weatherford Regional Hospital
Healthcare Design Architectural Showcase, 2008

Education
ASU’s Interior Design Excellence Award
Baylor University Medical Center, Caruth Labor and Delivery Center
American School & University’s Educational Interior Design Excellence Award, 2008

Government
Golden Trowel Award
Federal Bureau of Investigation
San Antonio Masonry Contractors’ Golden Trowel Award, 2008

Previous Awards

#14 Best Place to Work in Oklahoma, Oklahoma’s Best Place to Work for Small to Mid-Size Companies, 2007

2001 Firm of the Year, International Interior Design Association’s Oklahoma City Center, 2001

Solomon Andrew Layton, American Institute of Architects, 1999