Thousands flock to check out new Mission Hills-Hillcrest/Knox Library

Community members of all generations swarmed Washington Street on Jan. 26, 2019, to celebrate the grand opening of the new Mission Hills-Hillcrest/Harley & Bessie Knox Branch Library. With a symbolic book pass, speeches from elected officials and live music, the event reflected the San Diego community’s excitement for this highly anticipated learning hub. “This is… Read more »

FPBA celebrates topping out of NuVasive Lusk Campus Amenities Building

On December 19, 2018, FPBA celebrated the topping out of the NuVasive Lusk Campus Amenities Building. FPBA team members Phil Pape, Carlos Ortuño, Derek McFarland, Stefanie Deal and Iisha Sethi left their mark on the building’s final beam, which was painted a symbolic NuVasive purple. The beam was also adorned with a paw print from… Read more »

FPBA Habitat for Humanity Build

Nothing says team building like actual building! With toolboxes and hardhats, FPBA spent Saturday, November 17, 2018, volunteering with San Diego Habitat for Humanity at a new construction site in El Cajon, CA. Led by expert staff and seasoned volunteers, the team tackled projects from roof blocking to siding installation, learning new skills along the… Read more »

Unplug with FPBA

American composer Roy Ayers once said that the true beauty of music is that it connects people. FPBA embraces this idea once every season by hosting Unplug with FPBA. With an abundance of talented team members, clients and consultants, we gather together to jam out in a relaxed setting and enjoy food and drinks with… Read more »

Grand opening at El Cajon Animal Shelter fetches large crowd

Herds of animal lovers came out for the grand opening of the El Cajon Animal Shelter on June 2, 2018. Beginning with speeches and a ribbon cutting ceremony, the event celebrated the completion of a project more than 10 years in the making. “We’ve had a team of 20 architects, designers, artisans, engineers, and over… Read more »

FPBA brings vision to NuVasive groundbreaking ceremony with virtual reality

FPBA brought a virtual reality experience of the NuVasive Amenities Building and Campus Upgrades to the project groundbreaking ceremony on May 14, 2018, captivating the company’s shareowners and special guests, including Mayor Kevin Faulconer and Congressman Scott Peters, California 52nd Congressional District. “What you’re seeing here is we’re expanding this campus from about 145,000 square… Read more »

FPBA teams with Allegiance Wellness Center to design marijuana production facility

FPBA recently partnered with Allegiance Wellness Center Inc. to design a laboratory for the manufacturing of cannabis products. The proposed location is in San Diego’s Sorrento Mesa area. In early November, Allegiance Wellness Center selected FPBA to prepare a Conditional Use Permit application package for its Marijuana Production Facility (MPF). The team successfully completed the… Read more »

FPBA lives it up at the 2017 Annual Summer Bash!

The FPBA crew, family and friends gathered over the weekend for the 2017 Annual Summer Bash that was rich with laughter and joy. From pinching baby cheeks to wrestling in the pool, it was one for the books! With a variety of delicious food catered by Phil’s BBQ, plenty of faces were guaranteed to get… Read more »

Mission Hills-Hillcrest Library Construction Commencement

FPBA, along with Mayor Kevin Faulconer, Assemblymember Todd Gloria and others, celebrated the construction commencement of the Mission Hills-Hillcrest/Harley & Bessie Knox Branch Library on Monday, July 31, 2017. “Libraries are so much more than books,” Mayor Faulconer said in a speech at the gathering. “In an era when high-quality education and access to the… Read more »