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“Anyone who lives within their means suffers from a lack of imagination.” – Oscar Wilde
With smart, effective retail designs, we imagine and create authentic, engaging settings that encourage everything from community to commercial exchange.

News | Ideas

Outdoor retail is reimagined, thanks to COVID-19

By Nellie Day | California Centers Magazine

As California has faced some of the most sever restrictions, shopping centers are relying even more on their outdoor spaces. AO Partner Rob Budetti was interviewed for the Sept/Oct issue of California Centers Magazine to get his take on reimagining outdoor spaces and how it's worked for AO's clients.

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Hollywood Park and SoFi Stadium ribbon cutting ceremony

Dean Boerner | Bisnow San Francisco Bay Area

With SoFi Stadium now completed, development continues on the surrounding Hollywood Park mixed-use project that will include retail, office space, movie theater, restaurants, gym, hotel and multifamily housing.

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Designing for a New Future

Shopping Center Business

Experience, flexibility, and placemaking remain the key drivers to successful retail centers of the future according to AO retail experts, Rob Budetti and Ken Smith. Check out the latest issue of Shopping Center Business to read how designers are working with retail owners to create properties that will draw consumers while making them feel safe and secure.

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A Vineyard Inspired Open-Air Lifestyle Center Completes it’s Retail Portion

By Amy Works |

We are excited to announce the completion of the lifestyle and entertainment portions of The Vineyards at Porter Ranch. AO is looking forward to submit this project to the Gold Nugget Awards next week!

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