de Reus Architects announced the promotion of Dan Dzakowic, Studio Director, AIA, LEED AP to Associate Principal.
“Dan’s extensive background in design and studio management make him an invaluable asset to our Waimea office,” said Stephen Ewing, Partner with de Reus Architects. “We are thrilled to have Dan as Associate Principal.”
Since joining de Reus Architects in 2005, Mr. Dzakowic’s expertise and experience in planning, design and management has become a staple of the firm’s reputation, as he has been responsible for completing dozens of successful projects. From managing the design efforts of the complex hotel remodel for the Four Seasons Oahu at Ko Olina, to orchestrating master plans for resorts, to handling the design of significant residences, clients appreciate Dan’s collaborative nature and rely on his helpfulness and responsiveness.
As Associate Principal and Studio Director, Dan focuses on business development and the imagining of new projects at all scales, always pursuing a superlative synthesis of client vision and the pragmatic constraints of the built environment. He has devoted his energies over the last 15 years to the design of housing and mixed use developments in all densities and settings.
A graduate of University of Hawaii at Manoa’s School of Architecture, Mr. Dzakowic is a licensed architect in the states of Hawaii and Nevada, a member of the American Institute of Architects, and US Green Building Council accredited LEED AP professional.