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Kenny Slaught Believes In Rich History Of Santa Barbara Area

Famous architect George Washington Smith is the man behind the California movement known as the Spanish Colonial revival nearly 100 years ago. Smith left Harvard to eventually work as a bond trader, and once he became a wealthy businessman, he moved to Santa Barbara area anticipating a relaxing lifestyle pursuing on his painting interests. However,… Continue Reading

Kenny Slaught Notes California’s Natural Charm

The city’s natural charm was intentional and back in 1925, city planners enacted development controls to prevent demotion of Spanish Colonial architecture. The region was the first in the nation to proactively think about the importance of historic structures. Controls came in to place and guidelines were designed to keep unique structures and parks. In… Continue Reading

Kenny Slaught Notes One In Five Kids Struggles With Loss

Kenny Slaught notes that Hospice of Santa Barbara delivers a wide range of services not only for those facing terminal and chronic illness, but also for their families. Many of the organization’s programs focus on the needs of children as they struggle with the impending or recent passing of a family member. Around 20 percent… Continue Reading

Kenny Slaught Supports Programming At Hospice Of Santa Barbara

Respected thought leader, business expert and property investor, Kenny Slaught is committed to helping those in need throughout his community. Following his lifetime philosophy of visionary philanthropy, he has supported the Hospice of Santa Barbara and several of its community-centric initiatives – including counseling and support services. As he strives for increased public awareness about… Continue Reading

Investec President and Founder, Kenny Slaught, Highlights Features of Santa Barbara’s Spanish Colonial Architecture

Investec Real Estate Companies Founder and President, Kenny Slaught, discusses the noticeable features of the Spanish Colonial architecture found throughout Santa Barbara. He highlights the intricately adorned archways and brightly colored tiles and suggests places where these characteristics can be found, such as the County Courthouse and historic downtown areas. Read More: http://finance.yahoo.com/news/kenny-slaught-discusses-history-architecture-061351293.html  Continue Reading

Pieces Of Art Will Be Better Protected – Kenny Slaught

The project commended by Kenny Slaught works towards the fortification of the antiquated character of physical building while also providing for innovative upgrades. Furthermore, through fortifications like seismic upgrades, both the building and the tens of thousands of pieces of art inside will be better protected. The plan also creates 25 percent more gallery area… Continue Reading