We are pleased to announce the promotion of Ryan Hochfelden, Marina Hoffberger and Amy Mockapetris to Associates
Ryan joined DDG in 2005 as a design intern from South Africa. Since that time, his strong creative talent along with his practical knowledge of Architecture and Construction have facilitated Ryan’s ability make major contributions throughout all design phases on multiple International projects. His coordination and leadership skills assist the effective collaboration on project design from within the studio environment, as well as, with consultants and clients. Ryan’s recent role as Project Architect has allowed him to influence the efficiency and cohesiveness of the overall project design process while advancing the skill sets of other team members.
Marina has been with DDG for over 6 years in the Graphics Studio. Her diverse set of skills combined with her exceptional design sense has influenced both the firm’s portfolio and marketing materials along with developing a solid brand strategy for DDG. Marina’s enthusiasm, attention to detail and big picture planning ability makes her an appreciated contributor to any project in which she is involved. She enjoys the art of typography and print graphics but most recently has been a driving force behind DDG’s social media campaign and exposing DDG to a broader audience.
Amy has 8 years of experience in architectural design of projects ranging from mixed use town centers to office towers to luxury residential villas. She eagerly welcomes every challenge and takes great pride in all that she does. She excels in assisting with the coordination of the project team, tasks and schedule by efficiently managing jobs from their initiation through to delivery to the clients. Amy’s combination of skills and abilities make her a valuable team member and respected leader at DDG.
Each designer brings a wealth of experience and dedication to their roles and teams. DDG is proud of their contributions and we congratulate them on this professional milestone!