Beauty of a Build

Nelson, Sally
May 2013
Organic Spa Magazine;May/Jun2013, Vol. 7 Issue 3, p63
The article reports that the new headquarters of Parissa in Vancouver, British Columbia, which was built to Leadership in Energy and Environmental Design (LEED) Gold Standards, has won three awards, for Design Excellence, Best Industrial Building, and Green Energy Efficient Merit in Vancouver.


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