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Tag Archives: Design

An Innovative New Product is Visualized

On March 26th, we held our Setting Business Culture roundtable using a remote Zoom session. The roundtable was introduced by Nancy Kleppel and Peter Ferzan.  Given the COVID-19 crisis,..

  1. Setting Culture

    Roundtable Review – Setting Business Culture

    On March 26th, we held our Setting Business Culture roundtable using a remote Zoom session. The roundtable was...
  2. Brick & Wonder Profile – Megan Grehl

    Megan Grehl is an interior designer and brand strategist whose international work spans projects in the US and China.
  3. Brick & Wonder Profile – Peter Ferzan

    Peter Ferzan is a real estate development and project management consultant working globally across verticals such as hospitality, retail,...
  4. Brick & Wonder Profile – Emma Gardner

    Emma Gardner is a prolific textile and ceramic tile designer. She tells us the story of how her business has evolved over eighteen years.
  5. Brick & Wonder Profile – Christopher Parker

    Christopher Parker is an entrepreneur and real estate developer. After cutting his teeth learning asset management and acquisitions in...
  6. Sustainable

    Roundtable Review: The Sustainable Building Imperative

    On Feb 20th, we held our Sustainability Roundtable at Spring Place in New York. The roundtable, titled “The...
  7. 70 Pine St

    Site Visit Review – 70 Pine St

    Once a month, Brick & Wonder members are invited to gather with colleagues in the community for a behind-the-scenes tour of..
  8. Brick & Wonder Profile: Nannette Brown

    With transitions from journalist and news anchor, to designer, luxury stationer and media entrepreneur, Nannette Brown’s career resists...
  9. Growth

    Roundtable Review – Growth Opportunities

    On Jan 23rd, we held our first Roundtable of 2020 at Spring Place in New York. The roundtable, “Defining and...
  10. Brick & Wonder Profile – Nancy Kleppel

    Nancy Kleppel takes her deep understanding of the architecture business and applies it to firms large and small to realize ambitious growth...
  11. Brick & Wonder Profile – Bill Caleo

    Bill Caleo originally trained as an actor, but his entrepreneurial spirit got the better of him and he substituted limelight for site-lights...
  12. Brick & Wonder Profile – Jacob Morris

    Brick & Wonder brings together accomplished colleagues across the real estate and design industries, and one oft-overlooked service in...
  13. Brick & Wonder Profile – Trey Trahan

    Brick & Wonder member, Trey Trahan is an architect based in New Orleans, Louisiana. His firm works globally on residential, cultural, and...
  14. From the Architect: How Transparency Transformed our Firm

    In architecture school, we were always taught to keep our knowledge and ideas hidden under a veil of secrecy from..