PLACECAST is a conversation about how we think about—and reinvent—our towns and cities. We interview a wide variety of individuals on the cutting edge of the industry.
PLACECAST #12 - Paris Rutherford
Paris Rutherford has created market-leading mixed-use and residential districts, delivering profitable urban investment that capitalizes on the broader desire for Great Places for over 30 years.
PLACECAST #11 - Chance Sparks
Chance has a passion for working with citizens, community stakeholders and cities to identify visions and help find effective, innovative means of achieving goals. He enjoys presenting new planning techniques to help people discover ideas that hadn't occurred to them and thrives on opportunities to help people learn more about planning and best practices.
PLACECAST #10 - Terry Lantrip
Consultant in the growing Tiny House movement and real estate investor. Creator of America’s first Tiny Home Village.
PLACECAST #9 - ROB PARSONS
Rob has a broad background in planning and urban design with a focus on master planning, entitlements, planned development zoning work, downtown corridor planning and economic and environmental analysis.
PLACECAST #8 - MIKE LYDON
Mike Lydon is a Principal of Street Plans, an award-winning planning, design, and research-advocacy firm. Mike is an internationally recognized advocate for livable cities and was named by Planetizen as one of the 100 most influential urbanists.
PLACECAST #7 - WILL SMITH
Associate Instructional Dean, Real Estate Agent, and Developer