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ICSC Europe / REX Moscow

Stop by our booth in the conference hall foyer at ICSC’s European Conference in Warsaw, Poland 24-25 April 2017 to meet our Chairman, Bryce Turner, and our Director of Business Development for Europe, Serdar Karadag. Right after Poland, Bryce will be heading to Moscow to join our Director of Business Development for Russia and CIS countries, Emrah... Read More

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The Corners of Brookfield Opening!

The much-anticipated mixed-use lifestyle center known as The Corners of Brookfield is opening this weekend.  DDG’s design team began the mixed-use lifestyle center in 2014 with The Marcus Corporation and subsequently worked with Chicago-based Bradford Real Estate Companies to complete the design. Located at the busy intersection of I-94 and the Barker Road Interchange in... Read More

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Fulton Market Nears Completion!

  Located at 11 Fulton Street in the historic South Street Seaport district of Lower Manhattan, our project site was home to the Fulton Fish Market which operated from 1822 to the 1930s. The site owner, Howard Hughes Corporation, decided to renovate the property after Hurricane Sandy in 2012, which is when iPic was first alerted to... Read More

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Metland Visit

DDG was excited to host our long time client, Metropolitan Land also known as Metland, last week. The group, which was visiting United States, came for multi-day workshop to our studio in Baltimore for an intimate look at how we work and to discuss several current projects, Metland Cyber City, Metland Grand Apartments, and the... Read More

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Emrah Elban joins DDG

We are happy to announce the addition of Emrah T. Elban to the DDG team as Director of Business Development for Russia | CIS. Emrah brings an extensive marketing and business development experience throughout Russia and the CIS countries to our DDG family. His past experience includes Commercial Director for Trader Media East in Moscow;... Read More

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A City Built for Innovation

By Brennan Murray During my recent trip to Dubai for a meeting about a new living community project in Saudi Arabia, I took a moment to reflect on what makes Dubai unique. Dubai serves as a major business hub for all of the Persian Gulf region and the larger international community. Because of this, it has become... Read More

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Indonesia Week Recap

Earlier this month, our team had whirl wind trip to Indonesia. More than 15 meetings with many existing and potential clients over the course of a week. It’s hard to believe our first project in Indonesia in 1990 was Pondok Indah Mall 1. Our 25-year history of working in the region enabled us to design... Read More

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DDG Wins Eskinoz Valley Design Competition

We are proud to announce that our master plan design for the 171-hectare Eskinoz Valley Recreation Park in Bahçeşehir, Istanbul, Turkey has won an international design competition. Selected from among a slate of international firms, our design employs creative solutions, site sensitive planning and sustainable strategies for a challenging 4.8 kilometer linear site along an... Read More

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Fontanar Centro Comercial Grand Opening

Senior Project Designer and Principal, George Black, attended the recent Grand Opening of Fontanar Centro Comercial in Chia, Colombia, a suburb city to Bogotá. On 14 October 2015, the scheduled events held concurrently throughout the mall gave proof that the grand spaces we designed were well situated within the retail plan and were ideal for hosting... Read More

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DDG Names Tony Van Vliet as President + CEO

The managing partners and Board of DDG have proudly named Tony Van Vliet as President and CEO of our award-winning international design firm. With 27 years of tenure at DDG, Tony possesses a rare blend of creative work in all DDG markets combined with true operational acumen. Recognizing circumstances have been unfortunate with the sudden... Read More

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