IRVINE, CA-Jay Todisco, EVP for international architecture firm Ware Malcomb, has relocated from Ware Malcomb’s Chicago office to the company’s corporate headquarters in Irvine.
Leading the Chicago office for more than seven years, Todisco has focused on expanding Ware Malcomb’s national corporate accounts, along with growing the firm’s business throughout the Midwest.
Todisco’s success is exemplified by the prestigious Architecture/Engineering Firm of the Year Award at the 2012 National Association of Industrial and Office Properties Chicago 25th Annual Awards of Excellence Program.
An industry veteran with over 35 years of experience, Todisco has led and overseen the growth and expansion of the firm’s services into the Midwest, East Coast, and Canadian markets. The firm has thriving offices in Chicago, New Jersey and Toronto, Ontario, Canada. Additionally, he directs the firm’s overall national expansion and sets the strategic direction for business development and new market growth for the firm.
“Jay is an integral member of our Board of Directors and Executive Team,” says Ware Malcomb’s CEO Larry Armstrong. “His passion for excellence in architecture and all that he does resonates with how our team approaches client service, project design, and management. We welcome his return to our corporate headquarters where he will focus on the continued expansion of our business both nationally and internationally, along with executive leadership.”
With Ware Malcomb since 1998, Todisco has held several leadership positions within the firm. This experience includes running Ware Malcomb’s San Ramon office, the firm’s 2nd largest location, and the Chicago office.
Established in 1972, Ware Malcomb is an international design firm with 14 office locations throughout the United States, Toronto, Ontario, Canada, Mexico City, Mexico and Panama. Ware Malcomb offers planning, architecture, interior design, graphic design and civil engineering services to commercial real estate and corporate clients. The firm specializes in the design of commercial office, healthcare, industrial, technology, retail, public/institutional, educational facilities and renovation projects.