Adventurer In Hope

We get to choose our priorities and how we spend our time.

Over the course of my life, my priorities have shifted immensely, and I now spend a large amount of my time focusing on the work that our foundation is doing, as well as being engaged in impactful community efforts.

I’ve created Bob Clark Beyond as a space where I share my thoughts, impressions, and the lessons I’ve learned; but also to share about the work we are doing and encourage others to “go beyond,” joining with me in creating impact beyond our own walls.

Let’s Get Back to Work, Safely and Vaccinated

Shots of the COVID-19 vaccine in arms are picking up quickly across the country, and a few companies are starting to call people back to work, including Clayco. One of the most important things about Clayco is our company culture, and we can’t sustain it if everyone...

Speaking Up

Clayco and the Clark family are heartbroken and angry about the high number of outspoken, and seemingly welcomed, racist acts and comments in the USA. Asian, Black, Indigenous, people of color, and anyone who doesn’t fit the racists’ vision are subject to their hate...

Do Your Part

I’m SHOT! And I’m asking you to get vaccinated as soon as you possibly can. DO your part to get us back in business and back with our families. The life you save may be your own. Original post found here on Linkedin

My Morning Routine

How we get our mornings started sets the tone for the rest of the day. There has always been a lot of interest in the benefits of establishing a morning routine by highly successful people. Successful leaders that I know share some common traits. Most insist on...

I’m Getting the Vaccine and I Hope You Will Too

One of my greatest honors is to serve as a trustee of the University of Chicago Medical Center. This has allowed me the opportunity to receive regular updates from some of the most respected medical and scientific professionals in the world. I wanted to take a moment...

5 Steps To Harness The Power Of Conference Calls To Support Small Businesses

A number of large businesses have been helping small, minority-owned and women-owned businesses since the beginning of the pandemic. JP Morgan Chase donated $8 million to small businesses to help them avoid economic hardship during the pandemic. Arizona-based AvAir,...


March’s Featured Architect: Lamar Johnson Collaborative

March’s Featured Architect: Lamar Johnson Collaborative

Clayco added the discipline of architecture and engineering to the enterprise back in 1999 with the founding of Forum Studio. The idea from the start was to be a creative force with extraordinary technical strength to cultivate a culture of design-build within the...

February’s Featured Architect: David Adjaye

February’s Featured Architect: David Adjaye

At its core, architecture is about building for communities. No one does community-focused architecture better than my friend, Sir David Adjaye, which is something I’ve always admired about his work. Adjaye is a British-Ghanaian architect, born in Tanzania, who was...

“Creating a winning way is about developing a culture of
community service and impact through purposeful action.”



April’s Featured Artist: Bisa Butler

The Princess, 2018, Cotton, Chiffon, Lace & Satin. Gallerist: Claire Oliver, New YorkKnown for her stunning and colorful quilted portraits, Bisa Butler seamlessly blends a passion for storytelling with the dynamic medium of textiles to create vibrant works of art...


My Conversation with Bisnow

My Conversation with Bisnow

In this series, Bisnow highlights people and companies pushing the commercial real estate industry...

Speaking Up

Speaking Up

Clayco and the Clark family are heartbroken and angry about the high number of outspoken, and...

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