In this episode of The Modern Architect, Tom is joined by Katia Griggs. She is the founder and president of Griggs Systems, INC. Katia serves as an independent manufacturers' representative for architectural products in California and limited parts of Nevada. Established in 2003 and incorporated in 2007, Griggs Systems focuses on establishing and maintaining a professional and responsive relationship with the architect, installer and manufacturer. Their success is directly linked to the success of delivery and workmanship of their product, and LEED quality materials.
Otros episodios de "Modern Architect Radio Show with Tom Dioro"
S05 Episode 16: Aaron MerrimanTom is joined by Aaron Merriman, who is a principal at Lujan-Merriman Development Group.LMDG employs a simple, yet proven strategy toward property acquisition and management. Their acquisition criteria involves identifying investment opportunities that provide a balance of price, quality, steady cash flow, location, risk, growth potential and rental upside. First and foremost, they are recognized as cash flow investors.Aaron brings nearly 20 years of real estate and financial management experience as both an operator and investor with early stage and large companies across multiple industries.
S05 Episode 15: Ron FactorTom's guest is Ron Factor, president of Geolam, Inc., an importer and distributor of premium hybrid architectural building products from Japan.He was also a partner at Deloitte in Toronto, where he founded and led the international consulting firm's global supply chain management consulting practice.Ron has taught industrial engineering and has given numerous presentations to professional and industry associations on various supply chain and business topics.
S05 Episode 14: Lisa SkellyIn this episode of The Modern Architect, Tom talks to Lisa Skelly.First working with oils and settling on pastels as her favorite medium, Lisa has studied with some of the best Plein Air Artists in the country, including Ken Auster, Debra Huse, Camille Przewodek, Karl Dempwolf, and many more. After her family home burned down in the Sonoma County wildfires of 2017, the Skelly family relocated to Newport Beach, Ca, and Lisa resumed her longtime love affair with the Pacific Ocean. This is where Lisa met and connected with Debra Huse, the founder of Debra Huse Studio Gallery. Debra and Lisa became fast friends and as kindred spirits they are sailing into the future together as partners of The Huse-Skelly Gallery. Lisa's art is the culmination of the coast, waves, and love painted through her lens.
S05 Episode 13: Jim Killett
39:42Tom Dioro is joined by Jim Killet.Jim and Nancy Killett founded Lahaina Galleries in 1976. The best of local and international artists are featured in this 3000 square foot gallery at the Shops of Wailea and in Newport Beach, CA. Customers and visitors marvel at both the variety and skill of the art on exhibit.
S05 Episode 12: Katia GriggsIn this episode of The Modern Architect, Tom is joined by Katia Griggs. She is the founder and president of Griggs Systems, INC. Katia serves as an independent manufacturers' representative for architectural products in California and limited parts of Nevada. Established in 2003 and incorporated in 2007, Griggs Systems focuses on establishing and maintaining a professional and responsive relationship with the architect, installer and manufacturer. Their success is directly linked to the success of delivery and workmanship of their product, and LEED quality materials.
S05 Episode 11: Christian Douglas
31:00In this episode of The Modern Architect, Tom is joined by Christian Douglas.Christian is an award-winning landscape designer, licensed contractor and urban farmer. For over 22 years he has created beautiful and productive outdoor spaces. Combining his formal training in classical design and his passion for sustainable agriculture, Christian has created innovative landscapes in his native England, Jordan, Nepal, Australia and throughout the United States, with food at the heart.Christian co-owned a design and fine gardening company in the UK for 12 years, winning awards at the prestigious Chelsea Flower Show. His primary work focused on the redesign and construction of country estates and London Townhouses.For more information, visit www.christian-douglas.com
S05 Episode 10: Craig SeveranceFor this episode, Tom is joined by Craig Severance. Craig is a founder of iMod Structures and has more than 25 years of experience in real estate acquisitions and financing and was an early pioneer in utilizing technology to expedite these processes.He also served as a managing director, head of acquisitions and member of the Investment Committee at AMB Property Corporation, where his group completed over $3 billion in acquisitions. Craig holds a BA from Middlebury College and an MBA from Stanford University.
S05 Episode 9: Branka KnezevicTom's guest is Branka Knezevic, architect and founder of Plāna, a Los Angeles based architecture and design studio rooted in design, ecological and social sustainability, and effective project management. Their mission is to create environments that are timeless, inspirational and bring forth positive outcomes.
S05 Episode 8: Mary Giuseffi
30:02For this episode, Tom is joined by Mary Giuseffi, CEO of Luxachrome i, a commercial luxury paint line, and color services for architectural and trade professionals.Mary is also a former Ford model, personal brand expert, Amazon number 1 best selling author, speaker, TV guest, fashion and color authority and award-winning humanitarian.
S05 Episode 7: René SilvinTom Dioro is joined by the dynamic and inspiring René Silvin. René was born in New York, and grew up in Switzerland. After earning his bachelor’s degree from Georgetown University and an MBA from Cornell University, he spent 25 years in the investor-owned hospital industry.Since retiring after surviving a late-stage cancer, René has published five books, including a memoir about his friendship with the late Duchess of Windsor. René is also Chairman of the Palm Beach Landmarks Preservation Commission. He is listed in Who’s Who in the World.