Ware Malcomb Announces In-House Production Studio Promotions
Ware Malcomb, an award-winning international design firm, today announced a series of promotions in the firm’s Irvine, Calif. and Mexico City-based in-house Production Studio, a dedicated production team that specializes in contract documents and supports all of Ware Malcomb’s offices across North America. Claudia Torres, Ana Cervantes and Sofia Chagolla have all been promoted to the position of Studio Manager, Production.
Ware Malcomb’s in-house Production Studio provides a unique and innovative approach to the production of contract documents as part of the firm’s overall Project Delivery System. The Production Studio provides high-quality construction drawings at an accelerated pace to service each of Ware Malcomb’s offices. This dedicated and highly-trained group of professionals enables the firm to consistently produce construction drawings that are complete and accurate in coordination with the project team.
“I want to congratulate Claudia, Ana and Sofia for their well-deserved promotions,” said Kenneth Wink, Chief Executive Officer of Ware Malcomb. “Ware Malcomb’s in-house Production Studio is a real competitive advantage across our markets, and these three talented and dedicated individuals are a big part of its success and growth. Under the leadership of Ilyes Nouizi, Associate Principal, Resource Services, the entire team at Ware Malcomb’s in-house Production Studio has continually risen to the challenge of meeting the ever-expanding demands of the firm.”
Claudia Torres – Studio Manager, Production
Torres joined Ware Malcomb in 2013 and was promoted to Production Manager in 2015. In this role, she was responsible for all production work for Interior Design projects for the West region. Last year, Torres was tasked with starting a new team dedicated to supporting Ware Malcomb’s Corporate Account projects. She holds a Bachelor’s Degree in Architecture from the Universidad Autónoma de Baja California in Mexicali, B.C., Mexico.
“Claudia has been instrumental in establishing and growing the production team and setting up many of the standards that they use today,” said Ilyes Nouizi, Associate Principal, Resource Services. “She sets the bar very high when it comes to dedication to her work and to Ware Malcomb.”
Ana Cervantes – Studio Manager, Production
Cervantes joined Ware Malcomb in 2015 and was promoted to Production Manager in 2018. Cervantes immediately established herself as a leader and has been essential to the growth of the production team specializing in Architecture projects for the West region. Cervantes holds a Bachelor’s Degree in Architecture from the Universidad Autónoma de Baja California in Mexicali, B.C., Mexico.
“From day one, Ana has been involved with every aspect of the day-to-day operations of the Production Studio,” said Nouizi. “Her hard work, dedication and immediate impact on the group have earned her multiple promotions, and we look forward to her continued success at the firm.”
Sofia Chagolla – Studio Manager, Production Studio
Chagolla joined Ware Malcomb in 2015 and was promoted to Production Manager in 2018. She immediately established herself as the lead for the production of all Interior Architecture projects in the group. Chagolla holds a Bachelor’s Degree in Architecture from the Universidad Autónoma de Baja California in Mexicali, B.C., Mexico.
“Sofia has done an amazing job managing and growing the team, which has the challenging task of supporting our international and East Coast offices with their diverse and specific needs,” said Nouizi. “Sofia has also been involved with every aspect of the day-to-day operations of the Production Studio, and we look forward to her continued contributions in the years ahead.”
About Ware Malcomb (waremalcomb.com)
Established in 1972, Ware Malcomb is a contemporary and expanding full service design firm providing professional architecture, planning, interior design, civil engineering, branding and building measurement services to corporate, commercial/residential developer and public/institutional clients throughout the world. With office locations throughout the United States, Canada and Mexico, the firm specializes in the design of commercial office, corporate, industrial, science & technology, healthcare, retail, auto, public/institutional facilities and renovation projects. Ware Malcomb is recognized as an Inc. 5000 fastest-growing private company and a Hot Firm by Zweig Group. The firm is also ranked among the top 15 architecture/engineering firms in Engineering News-Record’s Top 500 Design Firms and the top 25 interior design firms in Interior Design magazine’s Top 100 Giants. For more information, visit waremalcomb.com/news and view Ware Malcomb’s Brand Video at youtube.com/waremalcomb.
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