Lisa Bauerle, LEED AP, has joined the Stamford, CT office of corporate space planning and interior design firm MKDA as senior interior designer and project manager. Bauerle will be responsible for the design, space planning and project management of interiors projects on behalf of corporate and landlord clientele.
“Lisa is skilled at managing projects throughout all phases with a unique blend of design aptitude and superior management skills,” said MKDA Managing Director Julia Lindh. “We are very pleased to have her on our team.”
New York, NY, November 3, 2011—Corporate interiors firm MKDA has completed a 7,000-square-foot prebuilt suite and new restroom standard at 400 Park Avenue, an iconic 21-story office tower in Midtown Manhattan purchased last year by Waterman Interests. Other improvements underway at the building include upgrades to the lobby, elevator and HVAC system.
New York, NY, September 20, 2011—Two financial services firms—hedge fund Woodbine Capital Advisors and securities trading firm JNK Securities Corp.—expanded into offices at 499 Park Avenue and 902 Broadway, respectively, tapping corporate interiors firm MKDA for design solutions that would “maximize their investments”.
New York, NY, August 17, 2011—Corporate interior design firm MKDA has designed an office, workshop and design studio for Humanscale that has achieved U.S. Green Building Council (USGBC) Leadership in Energy & Environmental Design (LEED) Commercial Interiors (CI) Silver Certification.
Humanscale, a designer and manufacturer of ergonomic products that improve health, comfort and work life quality, expanded its space at 11 East 26th Street in order to consolidate two separate office locations.
New York, NY, July 14, 2011— The New York office of corporate space planning and interior design firm MKDA has promoted Edin Rudic to the newly created position of creative director. In his new role, Rudic will oversee the firm’s design processes, provide creative vision and direction to the firm’s junior designers, manage client relationships, and create solutions to improve creative product.
New York, NY, July 12, 2011—Corporate space planning and interior design firm MKDA is celebrating the fifth anniversary of its Stamford, CT office, which has realized substantial growth over the years despite the nation’s recession. Headquartered in Manhattan, the Connecticut office is the firm’s second location.
New York, NY, February 14, 2010—The Stamford office of leading corporate interiors firm MKDA has designed 30,000 square feet of office space on the Third Floor at 709 Westchester Avenue in White Plains, NY on behalf of W.J. Deutsch & Sons, a family-owned and -operated wine and spirits company that has expanded and relocated its Headquarters from 180 Corporate Park Drive.
Lon Skidds and Ari Weisfelner Promoted to Senior Vice Presidents at the Firm
New York, NY, December 8, 2010—MKDA, a corporate space planning and interior design firm with offices in New York City and Stamford, CT, is pleased to announce that it has promoted four associates at its New York office. John Giuseffi and Daniel DeSiena were promoted to executive vice presidents and Lon Skidds and Ari Weisfelner were promoted to senior vice presidents.
Renovations Part of Capital Improvement and Modernization Program at the Building
New York, NY, November 29, 2010—Corporate space planning and interior design firm MKDA has completed lobby and common area renovations at Bloomingdale Properties’ 1385 Broadway as part of a substantial capital improvement and modernization program. The design firm contributed to the repositioning by modernizing the building’s entrance, lobby, elevator cabs, corridors and restrooms.
With Over 20 Years of Experience, Mr. D’Elia Has Held Leadership Positions at Gensler and Mancini Duffy
New York, NY, November 4, 2010—Corporate space planning and interior design firm MKDA is pleased to announce that Al D’Elia, AIA, has joined its New York office as executive vice president. Mr. D’Elia, who has held leadership positions with Gensler and Mancini Duffy, will be responsible for project management and business development at the firm.