BKV Group, a design firm that provides a full complement of architecture, engineering, interior design, landscape architecture, and construction administration services, has hired two leaders in the industry to open the firm’s fourth office in Dallas, Texas. Similar to the firm’s three other locations in the United States, its Dallas studio will occupy a creatively repurposed building that reflects the firm’s focus on revitalization.
The dynamic Dallas market seamlessly aligns with BKV Group’s national practice, which specializes in urban, mixed-use multifamily housing, with regional offices also designing local government facilities across the country. Vibrant and expanding, Dallas provides the platform for BKV Group to grow their urban and high-rise design specialties, while offering innovative pre-development services.
Jonathan Delcambre, LEED® AP BD+C, partner, urban design at BKV Group has over 19 years of experience in architecture and design, operating within numerous sectors around the globe. He has a broad range of experience in all aspects of the contemporary design process, from conceptual and schematic design, through the development of sophisticated construction details. Delcambre also excels at management and mentorship of in-house staff, and coordination with contractors and consultants. He has helped create and produce a wide range of design concepts and documentation in high-rise residential, hospitality, mixed use, master planning, educational, and adaptive reuse.
Ashley LaRocca, senior associate, director of pre-development services Southwest region has 20 years of experience in the residential real estate and development industry, operating locally in Texas and internationally. In her new role, she provides a strategic value proposition within the real estate development and architecture industry. BKV Group’s pre-development services address the critical first phase of a real estate development. This phase includes identification, evaluation, and owner acquisition of potential development sites in future or current markets.