The Huizenga Center is designed as the largest educational facility of its kind in the US. Junior Achievement of South Florida has partnered with the Broward County School Board to provide specialized experiential entrepreneurial training for all 5th and 8th graders.
JA World Huizenga Center, Broward College North Campus, Coconut Creek, FL. The 59,000 SF facility includes space for two 10,000 SF identical areas for the 5th grade “Biztown” programs and one 20,000 SF space for the 8th grade Finance Park program. It serves more than 50,000 students each year. There are extensive training rooms for the staff, volunteers and public events in addition to the Hall of Fame, administrative and auxiliary functions. The Biztown “streetscape interior” required a youthful fun environment which was created by Daddona Studios. The project was designed in close cooperation with the Stiles construction management team. The structural system incorporated a Tilt-wall design. Hirsch was the prime professional providing comprehensive architectural services through the design and construction process.