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“I strive for simplicity in design, even when the problem to be solved is complex.”

Dan Dzakowic

Dan Dzakowic


Prior to joining de Reus Architects, in 2005, Dan Dzakowic worked with Mark de Reus at Hart Howerton’s Hawaii office as a project manager. Before moving to the Big Island, he worked for PBR Hawaii, a master planning and landscape design firm on the island of Oahu.

Dan’s expertise and experience in planning, design and management have expanded and deepened over the years, 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.

A licensed architect in the states of Hawaii and Nevada, a member of the American Institute of Architects, and an accredited LEED AP professional, Dan received his bachelor’s degree in architecture from the University of Hawaii at Manoa.