HLW New Jersey Named Emerging Business of the Year at NJBIZ Awards
HLW New Jersey on Dec. 4 was honored with NJBIZ’s Emerging Business 2018 Award. This award program recognizes New Jersey’s most dynamic businesses and business leaders who share a commitment to professional excellence, business growth, and the community.
Kim Sacramone, Principal, Managing Director of HLW New Jersey, single-handedly established the New Jersey office in 2014 to meet the demands of State’s real estate boom. Under her leadership, the N.J. office has grown threefold in just four years!
This year alone, HLW New Jersey has developed over four million square feet of residential and commercial spaces throughout Union, Morris, Mercer, Essex, Hudson, and Middlesex counties, including UPS Innovation Center, Urby, Ellipse, Nokia Bell Labs, and headquarters for financial institutions such Boston Consulting Group and Brown Brothers Harriman. 2019 is gearing up to be even a bigger year.
HLW is a leading international full-service planning, architecture, and design firm that is building the future from skyscrapers, to the workplaces of today’s most cutting-edge companies. Sustaining a successful practice for over 130 years, HLW remains a strong, innovative, and progressive organization with a diverse portfolio of projects from broadcast and media, financial corporations, technology, academic institutions, and multi-family and mixed-use buildings. The firm’s mission is to create inspiring and enriching spaces that enhance that way people work, meet and interact. HLW is headquartered in New York City, with offices in Madison, NJ, Los Angeles, CA, London, and Shanghai.
About Kim Sacramone:
Kimberly Sacramone is the Principal and Managing Director of HLW’s New Jersey office. Within her 25 year tenure with HLW International, she has played a leading role in shaping the design direction of the firm’s NYC headquarters’ and New Jersey interior architecture practice. In 2014 Kimberly spearheaded HLW’s Madison New Jersey office opening while maintaining her role as Design Director of the Interior Architecture practice. Kim has since grown the New Jersey team from one to fifteen team members, expanding the company’s East Coast operations and continuing her passionate advocacy of multi-disciplinary design within the tristate area. Kimberly has brought innovative design strategies to the New Jersey market and is responsible for HLW NJ’s design vision, quality, and culture. Kim received her Bachelors of Science degree in Interior Architecture from Drexel University in 1992. She is a Certified Interior Designer, a professional member of the International Interior Design Association, and has been a LEED AP Professional since 2007. She was named a national “10 to Watch” designer by the IIDA and an “Outstanding Women” by the Women Builders Council in 2015. Her work has been published in Interior Design, Interiors, Contract, Silicone Alley Reporter, and The New York Times. Most recently Kim was selected as one of the NJBiz Best Women in Business for 2018.