Ware Malcomb Hires Julio Braga as Regional Design Director in New York City Office

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Maria Rodgers, PR & Communications Manager, 949.660.9128, mrodgers@waremalcomb.com

Maureen Bissonnette, Principal, Marketing, 949.660.9128, mbissonnette@waremalcomb.com



NEW YORK (March 2, 2022) Ware Malcomb, an award-winning international design firm, today announced that Julio Braga has joined as Regional Design Director in the firm’s New York City office. He is responsible for the leadership of the Design Studio that supports Ware Malcomb’s Northeast Region. He will provide strategy and design for select projects, management and mentorship of the regional design teams, and collaborate with firmwide design initiatives.

Braga brings more than 30 years of architecture and interior design experience to Ware Malcomb, including award-winning projects for financial, technology, law, advertising and media clients. He spent the last 15 years at a leading design firm’s New York City office, most recently in the position of Co-Managing Director.

“Julio’s wealth of knowledge, superior design skills and strong leadership experience make him an excellent addition to Ware Malcomb. We are excited to see the impact he will make on our incredible team,” said Bill Sotomayor, Principal at Ware Malcomb.

Braga holds a diploma in Architecture from the University of Buenos Aires, Argentina. He is an International Interior Design Association (IIDA) Fellow and formerly President of IIDA’s International Board of Directors. He received the Design Leadership Award from IIDA’s New York Chapter in 2017. Braga has also served as a judge on many domestic and international design competitions and awards programs and has participated in numerous industry panels on workplace design.


About Ware Malcomb (waremalcomb.com)

Established in 1972, Ware Malcomb is a contemporary and expanding full service design firm providing professional architecture, planning, interior design, civil engineering, branding and building measurement services to corporate, commercial/residential developer and public/institutional clients throughout the world. With office locations throughout the United States, Canada, Mexico and Brazil, the firm specializes in the design of commercial office, corporate, industrial, science & technology, healthcare, retail, auto, public/institutional facilities and renovation projects. Ware Malcomb is recognized as an Inc. 5000 fastest-growing private company and a Hot Firm by Zweig Group. The firm is also ranked among the top 15 architecture/engineering firms in Engineering News-Record’s Top 500 Design Firms and the top 25 interior design firms in Interior Design magazine’s Top 100 Giants. For more information, visit http://waremalcomb.com/news and view Ware Malcomb’s Brand Video at youtube.com/waremalcomb.

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