October 27: AECOM

Join us friday at noon to hear AECOM's Daniel DiMarco speak about healthcare design!

Originally from Fairfax County, Daniel attended Va Tech initially studying engineering, and then graduating with a BA in History (’88). He worked in design build after graduation in the US along with work related trips to Europe before going back to graduate school to receive an MA in Architecture from Va Tech (’95). Since then he has been leading the architectural healthcare studio in the Roanoke office. He has over 20 years of comprehensive design experience for leading healthcare and science facilities, including public, private, and government clients. 

Visit AECOM's website here to learn more. 


October 20th: Knoll


Matt Karner from Knoll will be visiting to speak! Come join us at 12 PM on Friday! 

Matt brings 15 years of practice experience in workplace design to his role as A&D Sales Representative for Knoll in Washington, DC. His proficiency enables him to support the design team through every phase of the project from planning and design, through procurement, delivery and installation.

Matt places an enormous amount of importance on building a trusting relationship with the client and design team for each project through which clear communication and vision can be expressed. His accomplishments reflect this as well as his ability to take that vision and develop creative Knoll solutions with each client’s unique aesthetic and business objectives in mind.

Matt graduated from Virginia Tech with a degree in Interior Design and is a licensed interior designer in the District of Columbia.

Visit Knoll's website here to learn more. 


September 29: J. Banks

Join us on Friday at 12PM to listen to J. Banks Design Group speak!

Based on Hilton Head Island, SC, J. Banks' interior designers can be found working on design projects around the globe. While all projects are uniquely different, one common theme remains-resort as home and home as resort. Their interior home design projects in Palmetto Bluff bring the natural beauty and simplicity of the Lowcountry into the interiors to make a sophisticated and upscale environment of luxury without pretense. The same design concepts are used in our interior design projects in Hilton Head Island, Bluffton and throughout the Lowcountry.

Visit their website here. 


September 22: The Brand Girls

Visit us at noon on Friday to listen to The Brand Girls speak. 

Rachael Bozsik is, and has always been, an “It Girl.”​​ The kind of girl who hustles, emanates positive energy and strides confidently towards her goals. She’s the type of girl you meet and within five minutes, you are inspired to become the best version of yourself. As the brilliant CEO + Founder of The Brand Girls, her main passion in life is to help young women shift the way they think about themselves and their professional potential. 

Click here to visit the website.