an Architect, Sculptor, and Inventive Genius. Daedalus was revered by
the Artist Guilds in Greece for his many achievements. Daedalus is
also credited with inventing the ax, the bevel and the awl.
Buildings that once stood in
Sardinia, Egypt and Italy were attributed to him as well.
carved statues that were so realistic they seemed ready to spring
to life. In order to confine the beast Minotaur. he designed the
Labyrinth for King Minos, a maze whose winding passages opened one
to another in such a way that each section appeared exactly the
same as its precursor.
anticipated heavier-than-air flight thousands of years before the
Wright Brothers were born. He built wings with feather and wax in
order to escape from Crete with his son, Icarus.
Development, like its namesake, is committed to the same ideals of
Creativity in Progress in all phases of the projects undertaken.
More importantly, however, they have learned from Daedalus'
mistakes. Daedalus never understood that a man who hears only
praise becomes deaf and a man who sees no rival to his work
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