March Newsletter

When looking at the annual schedule for Watkins Landmark Construction, March has always been a historically busy month. Part of the reason is that it usually takes a couple of months in our business to get back up to speed after the Holidays. Another big reason is the BNP Paribas Open at the Indian Wells … Continued

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February Newsletter

Wow! Can you believe we are already well into March? Where is the time going? February was a month of maintenance and reflection here at Watkins Landmark Construction, that could explain why we are a few days late with our monthly newsletter! This month we have spent our time focusing on finishing projects with accuracy … Continued

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January Newsletter

It is very hard for me to believe we are going into our 14th year of being in business. The growth and changes in Watkins Landmark Construction have been staggering. There have been some great moments of pride of course. Some are easy to identify. Our work at Indian Wells Tennis Garden is the first … Continued

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December Newsletter

We close out 2017 with a painful loss. Barb Thomsen, aka Barbwire, passed away on December 17th after a brutal fight with colon cancer. In our 13 years of being in business, this is the first time an employee of ours has passed away and it is an experience that I do not wish to … Continued

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BNP Paribas Site Rennovations

Indian Wells Tennis Garden Site Beautification

The Indian Wells Tennis Garden is undergoing a full-scale beautification project ahead of the 2018 BNP Paribas Open to showcase the venue in “Full Bloom,” Tournament Director Tommy Haas has announced. Leading up to this year’s BNP Paribas Open, to be held March 5-18, 2018, a brand-new “Full Bloom” integrated marketing campaign highlights the world-class … Continued

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November Newsletter

This month’s newsletter features two of our recently completed projects. The first project was completed for our friends over at domusstudio who recently moved into a new office space in San Diego. We first worked with Lew Dominy and his team on the Solana Beach Presbyterian Church in 2011, and have completed many projects together since. It … Continued

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October Newsletter

My first introduction to San Diego was as a kid with my friend, Brian Cave’s family, on their annual summer vacation to La Jolla. I think our parents had a deal, you take our brat on one week summer vacation so we can get a break and we will do the same for you. Whatever … Continued

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Fishing Charter Sunset

September Newsletter

This last month has not only been about project accomplishments but also milestones, celebrations, charitable giving, and a lot of fun. Fun is something that goes under reported at Watkins Landmark, but it is definitely woven into the fabric of our culture. Our Human Resources Generalist Sandi Fowler found a statement on the website GlassDoor … Continued

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Miramonte Resort and Spa

August Newsletter

Although you would not be able to tell by the temperatures, summer is coming to a close. For Watkins Landmark, it has been a hot summer in more ways than one. Our projects under construction like the Paseo Marriott, Kona Kai Hotel Expansion, Creekside Villas, the Quarter, Aveline, Westminster Court and Upper Voltaire have kept … Continued

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SoCal Coyotes

Watkins Landmark Joins SoCal Coyotes

(INDIO) – Watkins Landmark Construction, a Southern California General Contractor, has joined the Socal Coyotes, America’s #1 Developmental Football Program™, as an official corporate partner. Watkins Landmark Construction has been the selected general contractor for the Indian Wells Tennis Garden since 2009, completing major additions and renovations such as the ground up construction of Stadium 2 … Continued
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