Movers and Shakers Week of 12.04.17
Ware Malcomb Promotes Ted Swan to Director, Civil Engineering
Ware Malcomb, an award-winning international design firm, today announced Ted Swan has been promoted to director of civil engineering in the firm’s Denver-based civil engineering practice. In this position, Swan is responsible for the growth and management of a civil engineering team in Denver, and manages both commercial and multifamily projects.
A Registered Professional Engineer, Swan has more than 12 years of experience designing and managing a diverse portfolio of projects ranging from public sector infrastructure improvements to residential, commercial and industrial developments in a multitude of jurisdictions. His experience includes the design and construction observation of site drainage, grading, utilities, and roadway improvements.
Swan has been working in Ware Malcomb’s Denver civil engineering office for more than seven years, most recently serving as engineering manager. In this position, he was responsible for managing numerous civil engineering projects in the Denver market, including preparing and reviewing construction documents and providing construction administration services for public, commercial, residential, education, and retail projects.
“Ted has grown into a tremendous leader of projects and teams, all while providing excellent client service,” said Chris Strawn, principal, civil engineering, for Ware Malcomb. “His clients appreciate both his knowledge of local jurisdictions and his ability to keep projects on schedule. Ted’s expertise in the engineering and entitlement processes in the Denver area, in particular, have allowed him to creatively engineer in-fill sites throughout the city.”
Swan holds a Bachelor of Science degree in Civil Engineering from Colorado State University. He is a Registered Professional Engineer in the State of Colorado, and holds a LEED (Leadership in Energy and Environmental Design) Accredited Professional credential from the U.S. Green Building Council.
Small Giants Expands Creative Team with Two Design Hires
Small Giants, LLC., a rapidly growing creative marketing agency in Phoenix and Denver, has hired Jana Berrelleza as art director and Audrey Hall as senior graphic designer to serve commercial real estate, architecture, construction and engineering clients.
“The addition of Jana to our team formalizes the leadership we have been striving for with an Art Director. She, Audrey and the rest of the creative team are taking a very collaborative approach to the way we deliver all projects, resulting in a combination of strategy, design and messaging that works powerfully together,” said Danielle Feroleto, founder and president of Small Giants.
As Art Director, Berrelleza will be leading the creative team in the strategic branding and creative efforts for collateral, websites and ad campaigns. With more than a decade of experience, she has guided, designed and produced more than 100 niche industry brands, including magazines and collateral. Berrelleza earned a Bachelor of Science in Visual Communication from the College of Architecture and Design at Arizona State University.
“I am excited to guide the Small Giants team through the entire design process from laying out big picture plans to focusing on details,” said Berrelleza. “Small Giants is in a pivotal place for exponential growth and I believe my background and their solid reputation in the industry will be a great combination to achieve very ambitious plans in the future.”
As Senior Graphic Designer, Audrey Hall specializes in layout, digital and web design. Audrey has eight years of design experience working with real estate clients, including a home builder and commercial brokerage firm. She earned a Bachelor’s of Fine Arts from the University of Arizona with an emphasis in Visual Communication.
“I look forward to collaborating with the design team to create meaningful, targeted content with effective designs,” said Hall. “As a designer, I value being able to help clients not only create content that drives their business goals and also tells the story that is uniquely their own.”