Inside Halff: A Look at November 2023

December 7, 2023

Cooler weather and the commencing holiday season marked November at Halff. Keep reading to hear about how everyone gave back and joined in on some fun!

HCI Updates | Teaming Together | Halff Bag Travels

Featured Work

The Landing at Riverwalk is a modern mixed-use development that will provide more middle-income housing near Tampa. Halff and the team for the Landing at Riverwalk project were honored with an Award of Merit in the 2023 Planning & Design Awards by Hillsborough County City-County Planning Commission. Halff provided planning services for this development.

The Landing at Riverwalk planning rendering in Tampa, FL

HCI Updates

Austin volunteers helped a recently widowed community member rebuild her home’s fence and stairs through the Rebuilding Together Austin program, which repairs homes and rebuilds lives to create safe communities for everyone.

group of Halff Austin employees helping at Rebuilding Together event

Keith Courson from Richardson recently presented a $2,000 donation on behalf of HCI to Ashley Davis, corporate relations director at Community Partners of Dallas. The charity supports the urgent needs of abused children in Dallas County.

Community Partners receiving HCI check donation in Dallas, TX

The culmination of a summer spent making blankets, the McAllen office donated 49 blankets to the McAllen VA Clinic on Veterans Day.

McAllen Halff employees delivering blankets to veterans VA

Teaming Together

Fort Worth employees turned up the heat for their chili cook-off!

Chili cook-off at Haff's Fort Worth, TX office with employees gathering outside

Thanksgiving potlucks filled the Fort Worth and Richardson offices as teams gathered to celebrate with colleagues.

Collage of Thanksgiving potlucks at Halff in Richardson and Fort Worth, TX

Frisco’s Public Works team ventured out to play a game of laser tag at Battle House!

Frisco Halff team group photo after playing laser tag together

The Communications team took flight at iFLY, an indoor skydiving experience. They celebrated their successful flights after with dinner!

Communications team at Halff going skydiving together for team building activity

Halff Bag Travels

Emily Anderson (top left) snapped a photo with her Halff bag in front of the Kwame Nkrumah Memorial Park in Accra, the capital of Ghana.

Sam Edwards (top right) traveled on a two-week trip to Thailand and Japan, exploring sights such as the Grand Palace in Bangkok (pictured below) and the Mount Fuji countryside in Japan.

Jace Edwards (bottom left) enjoyed the beaches of Playa Norte, Cancun, with his Halff bag in hand!

Sara Rose Vera (left) and Ajia Fielden traveled to Peru, where they hiked the Inca Trail to Machu Picchu.

Halff Bag travel photos from November 2023 collage

Read more about the History of the Halff bag here.


Halff sits at No. 15 nationally in the companies with 1,000 to 2,499 employees in the 2023 Top Workplaces USA award rankings presented by Energage. In 2022, Halff was recognized as a Top Workplace in Austin, Dallas, Houston and San Antonio. We have also been recognized as a Top Workplace in Austin and Dallas eight times each since 2015, six times in Houston since 2016 and for the second consecutive year in San Antonio this year.

Cumulatively, Halff has been recognized as a Top Workplace 25 times.


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