New York, NY (PRWEB) March 23, 2016
KSQ Design is pleased to announce that Mark McCarthy recently joined the firm’s New York office as principal and national design director. In this role, Mark will provide design leadership to the firm across seven offices and markets that include higher education, K12 schools, multifamily housing, healthcare and senior living.
With more than 25 years of design expertise, Mark brings a diverse point of view and commitment to design excellence to the firm. His background includes working as an artist, graphic designer, and New York City public school teacher before pursuing architecture. Mark holds a Bachelor of Fine Arts from SUNY New Paltz and a Master of Architecture from the University of Pennsylvania.
Most recently, Mark was a principal at Perkins Eastman in New York City, where he served as lead designer on such notable projects as the Simons Center for Geometry and Physics at Stony Brook University, Dream Charter School in Harlem and Cairo American College in Cairo, Egypt.
"Mark brings a level of insight, creativity and collaboration that helps ensure a successful project outcome,” said Managing Principal Armand Quadrini, AIA. "His ability to lead our project teams – whether on a master planning assignment, new school design or complex renovation project – brings experience clients both value and trust.”
Established in 1988 with a network of seven offices throughout the nation, including those in Colorado, New York, North Carolina, Oklahoma, South Carolina and Texas, KSQ Design is a full-service firm providing planning, architecture, engineering and interior design services to clients in the higher education, K12, healthcare, multifamily and senior living market sectors. A commitment to listening, collaboration and thoughtful, sustainable design are hallmarks of the KSQ approach.