Fentress Architects
3.3 of 5 13 reviews
www.fentressarchitects.com Denver, CO 50 to 149 Employees

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Overall a great firm - creative, inspiring and passionate

Anonymous Employee (Current Employee)
Denver, CO

I have been working at Fentress Architects

ProsFentress offers a number of different opportunites for personal and professional growth. Things like Fentress University and retreats are great tools to become a better person and employee of the firm.

ConsOn occassion the work life balance can be a struggle to maintain. There are so many opportunities to be a part of, but you still have your day to day job and life that need tending to.

Advice to Senior ManagementImprove internal communication. It tends to feel like the public is notified before their own employees.

Yes, I would recommend this company to a friend

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Better before Agatha Kessler became CEO.

Architect (Former Employee)
Denver, CO

I worked at Fentress Architects


Pros: It was employment at a time when jobs were scarce. Cons: Employees are exploited and expected to work long days and… Advice to Senior Management: Stop marketing that people are what matter, and act like… No, I would not recommend this company to a friend More

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The good and the bad.

Interior Designer (Former Employee)
Washington, DC

I worked at Fentress Architects


Pros: Some members of management are very considerate and respectful. Their compensation package is pretty typical--health insurance, 401k, 2 weeks vacation. Many of the… Cons: There's a lot of the 'old-school' architecture mentality here--that the only way to run the business is to pull all-nighters and work… Advice to Senior Management: Bring in some fresh blood at the senior level. Especially people who have worked at other firms that have a reputation… More

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