Ware Malcomb Promotes Ilbret Adeh and Melani Dannenberg to Studio Managers in Los Angeles Office

Ware Malcomb, an award-winning international design firm, on Aug. 18 announced the promotions of Ilbret Adeh to Studio Manager, Interior Architecture & Design and Melani Dannenberg to Studio Manager, Architecture in the firm’s Los Angeles, California office. Adeh will help lead the growth and management of the office’s Interior Architecture & Design Studio and manage select projects. Dannenberg will help lead the growth and management of the office’s Architecture Studio and manage select projects.

Ilbret Adeh

Adeh is a licensed architect in multiple states with more than 20 years of experience in commercial architecture and interior design. She joined Ware Malcomb in 2021 as Senior Project Manager managing some of the firm’s most prestigious client accounts. Her experience includes landlord accounts, tenant improvements, corporate workplace and capital repositioning projects. Adeh holds a Bachelor of Environmental Design, Architecture, from the University of Colorado Boulder, and a Master of Architecture from the University of Colorado Denver. She is a member of the National Council of Architectural Registration Boards and the American Institute of Architects.

“Ilbret has shown tremendous dedication and leadership. She has taken the lead on several large accounts and excelled in managing the interiors operations,” said Alicia Zaro, Director, Interior Architecture & Design for Ware Malcomb. “As our firm continues to grow, she’s been incredible at enhancing client relationships and establishing new partnerships. We congratulate her on this well-deserved promotion.”

Melani Dannenberg

Dannenberg has more than 24 years of experience leading teams in various market sectors. Her experience includes overseeing all aspects of project design and management. She is well versed in a wide variety of project types including office, entertainment, retail, restaurant, financial, industrial and manufacturing. Dannenberg joined Ware Malcomb in 2020 and has helped manage the daily responsibilities of the architecture studio, mentor the team and manage complex projects. She holds a Bachelor of Architecture from California Polytechnic State University, Pomona.

“Melani has helped cultivate a strong team through her ability to mentor and connect with people,” said Valentini. “She is incredibly collaborative and her positive attitude is appreciated by our team, clients and consultants. Melani has become a trusted leader of the Los Angeles Architecture Studio, and we look forward to her continued growth and leadership.”

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, Mexico, and Brazil, 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 30 architecture/engineering firms in Engineering News-Record’s Top 500 Design Firms and the top 30 interior design firms in Interior Design magazine’s Top 100 Giants. For more information, visit http://waremalcomb.com/news and view Ware Malcomb’s Brand Video at youtube.com/waremalcomb.

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