Ware Malcomb, an international design firm, has announced Angela Ryan has been promoted to director of interior architecture and design in the firm’s San Diego, California, office. In this position, Ryan is responsible for the overall growth and management of the interior architecture and design studio and oversees all interiors projects for the San Diego office in Sorrento Valley. Ryan brings over 13 years of interior architecture and design experience in the San Diego market to her new role. She has experience working on a variety of project types including office, healthcare, education, and hospitality projects, among others. Ryan earned a Bachelor of Arts Degree in environmental design from the University of Missouri in Columbia.
“Ryan’s leadership, design talent, and great client service have helped fuel the tremendous growth of Ware Malcomb’s interiors portfolio in the San Diego market,” said Tiffany English, principal of Ware Malcomb’s San Diego offices. “She is a well-rounded and flexible designer focused on high-quality work and project sustainability.”
Ware Malcomb has also announced that Rob Kiester has been promoted to studio manager of architecture in the Denver, Colorado, office. In this position, Kiester helps lead and manage the architecture studio and manages select projects. His extensive project management experience includes schematic design, design development, agency processing, consultant coordination, contract documents, and contract administration. Kiester earned a Bachelor of Science Degree in construction management from Brigham Young University and a Master of Architecture Degree from the University of Colorado.
“Kiester’s in-depth knowledge of both architecture and technology have enabled him to merge these disciplines together to develop innovative solutions for the benefit of our firm and our clients,” said Matt Chaiken, principal of Ware Malcomb’s Denver office. “At the same time, his excellent client service has contributed to the overall growth, expansion, and diversification of our Denver client base and beyond.”