"[Jeff's] specific knowledge and range elevates a growing regional capability and leverages firm-wide expertise." Alan M. Schlossberg AIA, LEED AP
New York, NY (PRWEB) January 14, 2015
The Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, office of top international design and architecture firm Perkins Eastman is pleased to announce that Jeffrey M. Young AIA has joined the firm as an Associate Principal. Young will bring insights from his 18 years of experience across a range of building types to help build and lead the commercial office and mixed-use practice area in Pittsburgh.
Alan M. Schlossberg AIA, LEED AP, Executive Director and Managing Principal of Perkins Eastman’s Pittsburgh office, says: “We are very excited to have Jeff join our leadership. His specific knowledge and range elevates a growing regional capability and leverages firm-wide expertise in this sector.”
Prior to joining Perkins Eastman, Young was a Principal and Senior Project Manager at local Pittsburgh firm Astorino, where he delivered high-profile projects across a range of practice areas, including corporate, healthcare, higher education, and museum practice areas. Prior to this experience, Young worked at Burt Hill, a Stantec Company, and, previous to that, Skidmore, Owings & Merrill in New York. Some of his more notable clients overall include Crown Castle, PPG Industries, Allegheny Health Network, and Extell Development Company.
Young received a bachelor of environmental design from Miami University and a master of architecture degree from University of Pennsylvania. He is a registered architect in Pennsylvania and New York, certified NCARB, and a member of the American Institute of Architects (AIA), Urban Land Institute (ULI), and NAIOP, the Commercial Real Estate Development Association. In addition to his professional associations, Young is a member of the board of trustees of Temple Emanuel of South Hills.
About Perkins Eastman
Perkins Eastman is among the top design and architecture firms in the world. With almost 900 employees in 14 locations around the globe, Perkins Eastman practices at every scale of the built environment. From niche buildings to complex projects that enrich whole communities, the firm’s portfolio reflects a dedication to progressive and inventive design that enhances the quality of the human experience. With work in 46 states and more than 40 countries, the firm’s portfolio includes high-end residential, commercial, hotels, retail, office buildings, corporate interiors, schools, hospitals, museums, senior living, and public sector facilities. Perkins Eastman provides award-winning design through its offices in North America (New York, NY; Boston, MA; Charlotte, NC; Chicago, IL; Los Angeles, CA; Pittsburgh, PA; San Francisco, CA; Stamford, CT; Toronto, Canada; and Washington, DC); South America (Guayaquil, Ecuador); North Africa and Middle East (Dubai, UAE); and Asia (Mumbai, India, and Shanghai, China).
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