Leading full-service architecture and planning firm, AO, has promoted from within, naming 17 new Associates.
Jose Ho, LEED AP, BD+C, Sonny Labay, Carlo Mantovani, Phong Nguyen, and Dmitrios Tolios, are accomplished and experienced design leaders. Leveraging a creative-edge and design-forward innovation, Jose and Dmitrios will continue expanding design within AO’s Multifamily studio, while Carlo, Phong, and Sonny, contribute their design expertise to AO’s Commercial studio.
As Director of AO’s Science+ Technology practice, Jose Reyes, AIA, NCARB, LEED AP + BDC+C, is dedicated to sustainable and functional designs alongside Philip Szymanski, NCARB, a figurehead within both AO’s S+T and Healthcare studios, and Ramin Tasbihchi, AO’s Healthcare Studio Lead.
In recognition of their technical expertise and ability to manage a range of complex projects, AO has elevated key production team members Kia Assadzadeh, LEED AP, Amy Nguyen, and Jeff Simon within the Multifamily studio, and Ghassan Awayjan, Charles Kelly, Hann Mao, Ike Njoku, Roger Vasquez, and Gisele Walter, Architect within the Commercial studio.