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LPF Acquires Graham Design Associates

Posted by L Cantone on Thursday, April 21, 2016 in News

We are excited to announce Lunz Prebor Fowler has acquired Graham Design Associates, a Dunedin-based firm with 35 years of public and private sector experience, known for its expertise in specialized medical facility

Clark & Daughtrey Medical Group in Lakeland, Florida, designed by Graham Design Associates.

Clark & Daughtrey Medical Group in Lakeland, Florida, designed by Graham Design Associates.

design. The acquisition is part of our multi-year strategic plan to enter the vertical market of medical work.

“We wanted to enter the market of medical facility design, and we were looking for a company with similar
values and culture,” said LPF President Bradley Lunz.

“Graham Design Associates has a deep portfolio of medical and diagnostic center design services, with many medical projects in our hometown of Lakeland. This acquisition will bring additional expertise into our firm as we expand our presence throughout the southeast.”

“We are excited for the opportunity to join Lunz Prebor Fowler Architects,” said Jim Graham, founder of Graham Design Associates. “Lunz Prebor Fowler is known for its standards of excellence and innovation, and we are pleased that our work will become part of their diverse portfolio.”

Graham Design Associates, established in 1981, designed the following medical facilities in the Lakeland area: Watson Clinic Medical Center, Watson Clinic Bella Vista Building, Clark & Daughtrey Medical Group and Clark & Daughtrey Cancer Center. The firm is currently working on projects for Lakeland Regional Health Main Campus, Lakeland Surgical & Diagnostic Center and multiple Watson Clinic locations.

In addition to medical facilities, this acquisition will help LPF as we grow our current markets, by increasing our presence in Tampa Bay’s government and public safety sectors. Graham Design Associates’ work includes commercial office space, building interiors, industrial buildings, banks, residential complexes and various public sector projects throughout the Tampa Bay area. Graham Design Associates will retain its name until the end of the year and will take on the name Lunz Prebor Fowler Architects in 2017.