Empire Office Hires Gabrielle Rubin Deveaux as Director of Project Management and Client Relationships
Deveaux will join the team for newly launched Blueprint by Empire Office
Empire Office, Inc. (www.empireoffice.com) is pleased to announce Gabrielle Rubin Deveaux has joined the company as the Director of Project Management and Client Relationships for its Blueprint division. Deveaux joins Empire Office after four years as Senior Director, Global Real Estate & Facilities at Buzzfeed.
“After 16 years on the client side at major corporations like Buzzfeed and MTV, we are delighted to bring Gabrielle’s expertise and extensive knowledge of workplace and office fit-outs to Empire Office,” said Peter Gaslow, President & CEO of Empire Office.
Deveaux’s responsibilities will include identifying new business opportunities for Blueprint and working closely with clients to advise on and manage their projects from start to finish. Having been on the end-user side her entire career, Deveaux will be a true asset to clients as she helps them navigate their way through office refreshes, modernization projects, sublease aesthetic upticks, and day 2 workplace alterations. Blueprint by Empire Office provides turnkey build-out solutions for clients by having a range of resources under one entity through a single point of contact.
Known for having her finger on the pulse of groundbreaking software and technology in the commercial real estate world, Deveaux serves as an advisor to up and coming starts-ups and is often invited to speak at many industry events and forums including Metropolis magazine’s State of Design: Where We Work and Bisnow’s Office Leasing, Development and Investment event. She founded and chairs the Workplace Innovations SIG (Special Interest Group) within Corenet, an industry-focused forum designed for members to convene over topics of interests. Her work has been recognized and published by American Builders Quarterly, Built In NY and IFMA, to name a few.
About Empire Office, Inc.
New York-headquartered Empire Office is the largest commercial furniture dealer in the world, with over 73 years of experience and more than 450 full-time employees across the country. Empire Office is the preeminent Steelcase dealer in the United States and supports a list of more than 400 manufacturers. They partner with business leaders, architects and designers to deliver comprehensive, creative, and cost-effective solutions to real business challenges.