Something BIG is happening in Austin this November...
It's the first-ever live conference dedicated to small firm entrepreneur architects... and it's going to be HUGE!

Two days of fun and focus to plan your firm's success.

The EntreArchitect Community Annual Meeting is scheduled November 1 to 3 in Austin, Texas, designed to be the annual "offsite retreat" for architect business owners and small firm leaders.

Grow your business. Grow yourself.

This exclusive event provides a focused opportunity to review progress from the past year, and plan, strategize and set critical objectives for a successful year ahead. With live interactive sessions led by industry experts on business planning, productivity, business systems, finance, firm growth, team culture, mental health, technology, and more, you will leave prepared with strategies for success in the year ahead. Don’t miss out on the fun and learning at The EntreArchitect Community Annual Meeting 2022.


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Mark R. LePage




Jeff Echols


Keynote Speaker

<strong><h5>Keynote Speaker</h5></strong>

Joyce Marter

Joyce Marter, LCPC

Keynote Speaker

<strong><h5>Keynote Speaker</h5></strong>

Gene Kohn

KPF Associates


Mancini Duffy


Megan Dahle, CFO


Practice of Architecture


Demios Architects


Studio MM Architect


Mottram Architecture


Apostrophe Consulting


Tect App / TRXL


Root + River


Michael Maines Design


Archmark Marketing


Encourage Build Grow


Root + River


CO Architects


Win Without Pitching

Kenia & Matt

Stix + Brix

The EntreArchitect Community
Annual Meeting 2022 Agenda

Join us for a pre-event opening reception and two days of fun, focused learning

Tuesday, November 1

5:00 to 6:00 PM (Local Time)

5:30 to 7:00 PM
Opening Reception

Wednesday, November 2

7:00 to 8:00 AM

8:00 to 8:15 AM
Mark R. LePage
Opening Remarks

8:00 to 9:00 AM
Networking Breakfast
Topic discussions at round tables

9:00 AM
Start of Session 1

9:00 to 9:30 AM
Bolanle Williams-Olley - Mancini Duffy
Creating BOLD Possibilities, Empowering Leaders to Build BOLD Firms

9:30 AM to 10:00 AM
Marica McKeel - Studio MM Architect
Hiring with Heart: Growing a Modern Design/Build Firm from Solo to 17

10:00 to 10:30 AM
Antoinette Bunkley - CO Architects
Business Benefits of Doing the Right Thing

10:30 to 11:00 AM
Networking Break

11:00 to 11:30 AM
Emily Soccorsy and Justin Foster - Root + River
The Birds + Bees of Post Pandemic Branding

11:30 AM to 12:00 PM
Emily Mottram & Michael Maines
Pretty Good House

12:00 PM
End of Session 1

12:00 PM to 1:00 PM
BS & Beer Lunch
Interactive Building Science Q&A Session with Emily Mottram & Michael Maines

1:00 PM
Start of Session 2

1:00 to 2:00 PM
Joyce Marter, LCPC (Keynote)
Mental Wealth: How Improving Your Mental Health Can Promote Financial Wealth

2:00 to 2:45 PM
Networking Coffee Break
Kenia and Matt Forget - Stix + Brix Model Building

2:45 to 3:30 PM
Mark R. LePage
EntreArchitect Honor Awards

3:30 to 4:00 PM
Networking Break Honoring Awards Recipients

4:00 to 5:00 PM
Jeff Echols
Context & Clarity Conversation
Topic discussion with live audience Interaction

5:00 PM
End of Session 2

7:00 to 9:00 PM
V.I.P. Dinner

Thursday, November 3

8:00 to 9:00 AM
Networking Breakfast
Topic discussions at round tables

9:00 AM
Start of Session 3

9:00 to 9:30 AM
Megan Dahle
Why Financial Statements Are (Mostly) Useless - And What To Do Instead

9:30 to 10:00 AM
Shannyn Lee - Win Without Pitching
The One-Page, Three Option Proposal... It's Possible!

10:00 to 10:30 AM

10:30 AM to Noon
Bryon McCartney - Archmark
Strategic Planning Made Simple (Interactive Workshop)

12:00 PM
End of Session 3

12:00 to 1:00 PM

1:00 PM
Start of Session 4

1:00 to 1:45 PM
Evelyn Lee and Je’Nen Chastain
Practice of Architecture / Practice Disrupted Podcast

Transforming the Practice of Architecture

1:45 to 2:15 PM
Evan Troxel - TRXL Podcast
Disruptive Technologies in Architecture, and You

2:15 to 2:45 PM
Randy Wilburn - Encourage, Build, Grow / Zweig Group
The Role of Routine

2:45 to 3:15 PM
Coffee Break

3:15 to 3:30 PM
Mark R. LePage
Closing remarks and introduction of Gene Kohn and Context & Clarity Live

3:30 to 4:00 PM
Gene Kohn - KPF Architects (Keynote)
The Business of Architecture

4:00 to 5:00 PM
Jeff Echols & Katharine MacPhail with Gene Kohn
Context & Clarity Live Interview with Gene Kohn of KPF Architects

5:00 PM
End of Session 4 / End of Conference

* We continue to refine the Annual Meeting program to be the best it can be for our community of small firm entrepreneur architects. Speakers and presentations are subject to change.

Register now and we'll see you in Austin.

This special first-time annual event is limited to 150 attendees. Register now to reserve your seat.  

Rest, relax and recharge as we prepare and plan the year ahead.

Wrap up your year at this Texas Hill Country resort with breathtaking lakeside views.

Conference Event and Lodging at
Lakeway Resort and Spa

101 Lakeway Drive, Austin, Texas 78734

Distinctly positioned on Lake Travis in Texas Hill Country, Lakeway Resort and Spa is located 25 miles west of downtown Austin, 30 minutes from Austin-Bergstrom International Airport with non-stop flights from more than 60 cities.

Limited “group rate” rooms are available for our Annual Meeting.

Book Your Room Now for Special Group Rates

Annual Meeting Speakers & Keynotes

An interactive business-based program designed specifically for our community of small firm entrepreneur architects.

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