Conrad N. Hilton Foundation


  • Sustainability Planning & Consulting

Location: Westlake Village & Agoura Hills, CA
Client: Conrad N. Hilton Foundation
Building Type: Commercial Office

Verdical Group is providing Sustainability Planning services for the Conrad N. Hilton Foundation as a whole, including its main headquarters in Westlake Village and their Agoura Hills Campus.

Working collaboratively with a “workplace green team” at the Conrad N. Hilton Foundation, Verdical Group will create an in-depth Sustainability Plan for the Foundation and its operations.



LAUSD Dahlia Heights Elementary


  • CHPS Verified Project Management

Location: Eagle Rock, CA
Area: 7,000 square feet
Client/Owner: Integral Group / LAUSD
Building Type: Educational Facility

Verdical Group is providing Collaborative for High Performance Schools (CHPS) Verified Program Management for LAUSD’s Dahlia Heights Elementary School, designed by Kevin Daly Architects. Through CHPS, the project hopes to improve occupant health, productivity, and performance and achieve reduced operating costs and increased energy savings.


LADWP Green Building Services


  • JUST Consulting
  • TRUE Zero Waste Feasibility Assessment
  • LEED Feasibility Assessment
  • Sustainability Consulting Services

Location: Multiple projects in Los Angeles, CA, including LADWP’s John Ferraro Headquarters Building and Go Yard Facility
Client/Owner: The Los Angeles Department of Water & Power (LADWP)

LADWP is the nation’s largest municipal utility and a visionary in the green building space. Verdical Group is providing support for LADWP as they explore the feasibility of LEED, TRUE Zero Waste, and JUST certifications.

Verdical Group was also engaged to conduct a study of the 21 most widely used green building rating systems. The research will allow LADWP to better determine which system(s) are a fit for each of their properties.


La Kretz Innovation Campus

Photos courtesy of Dezeen Magazine.


  • Net Zero Energy Modeling
  • TRUE Zero Waste Feasibility Assessment
  • Arc Sustainability Data Reporting

Location: Los Angeles, CA
Client/Owner: The Los Angeles Department of Water & Power (LADWP)

Verdical Group is providing Net Zero Energy Modeling, a TRUE Zero Waste Feasibility Assessment, and Arc Sustainability Reporting for the La Kretz Innovation Campus.


The Harlow


  • LEED (BD+C v4 Targeting Gold)
  • Energy Modeling
  • Daylight Modeling
  • Savings By Design Incentive Management
  • Fitwel

Location: Hollywood, CA
Area: 115,000 square feet
Client: House & Robertson Architects
Owner: Hudson Pacific Properties
Building Type: 

The Harlow is a 115,000-square-foot office owned by Hudson Pacific Properties and located in Hollywood, CA. Verdical Group is completing LEED v4 BD+C Core & Shell Project Management, Energy Modeling, Daylight Modeling, Fitwel, and Savings By Design Incentive Management services.

This innovative project was featured in the Business section of the Los Angeles Times print edition and in Urbanize LA. The greenhouse-inspired studio will function as an office space for the city’s creative leaders. In August 2019, it won the Silver Award in the “Unbuilt” category of the Commercial Property Executive Distinguished Achievement Awards.


Los Angeles Better Buildings Challenge Program


  • Program Management (Marketing & Operations)
  • Event Production (2014-2016: LABBC Innovation Awards, LABBC Technology Showcase)

Location: Los Angeles, CA
Client: Los Angeles Better Building Challenge (LABBC)
Owners: City of Los Angeles Department of Water & Power (LADWP), SoCalGas, United States Department of Energy (USDOE)
Years: 2014—2016


SoCal Edge Program



  • Program Management

Location: Los Angeles, CA
Client: Los Angeles Better Buildings Challenge (LABBC)
Owners: Los Angeles Cleantech Incubator (LACI), United States Department of Energy (USDOE)
Years: 2015—2016

Verdical Group provided Program Management for the SoCal Edge Program, a regional initiative to accelerate investment in next-generation building technologies, leveraging DOE research to identify market-ready best-in-class solutions and match them with property owners committed to innovation.

Participating technology companies agree to provide property owners with financial incentives to pilot their technology. Owners commit to measure the results and deploy the technology at additional sites if the pilot is successful. In addition to providing strategic planning and marketing support, Verdical Group provided project management and technical support to the program’s building owners and technology companies


2030 Districts Marketplace


  • Program Management

Location: Nationwide
Client/Owner: Architecture 2030

Verdical Group helped to launch and manage the 2030 Districts Marketplace, an online portal created to streamline the procurement process and offer innovative, sustainable, and reliable building products at below-market prices.

Technologies available through the portal are selected through a competitive application process to vet reliability, effectiveness, and pricing.