B / A / D Talks: managing large residential projects


The first of the B / A / D Talks, "Managing Large Residential Projects," proved to be the engaging and conversational talk event that we had hoped for! (See also, A New Talk Series: B / A / D Talks.)

First of the b/a/d talks series at Club 342 Boston Design Center
First of the b/a/d talks series at Club 342 Boston Design Center

The Boston Design Center's 342 Club, designed by Marcus Gleysteen, MGA, provided an atmosphere that greatly supported the open and interesting dialogue among the presenters and those attending.

Paul Reidt and John Kilfoyle

Paul Reidt and John Kilfoyle

KR+H's Paul Reidt (above photo) introduced the first B / A / D Talk and its presenters with John Kilfoyle of United Marble Fabricators standing nearby.

Adolfo Perez, Manuel de Santaren, Jim Youngblood and Kyle Hoepner

Adolfo Perez, Manuel de Santaren, Jim Youngblood and Kyle Hoepner

Adolfo Perez, Adolfo Perez Architect; Manuel de Santaren, MDS, In., and Jim Youngblood, Youngblood Builders showed their fine skills of listening and offering thoughtful, intelligent responses, guided expertly by the exploring questions of B / A / D Talks moderator, Kyle Hoepner, Editor in Chief, New England Home.

Stefano Efstratoudakis, far right

Stefano Efstratoudakis, far right

Stefano Efstratoudakis, Stefco Builders (above photo, far right) offered relevant insights and questions to the discussion.

Marcus Gleysteen, second from right

Marcus Gleysteen, second from right

Architect Marcus Gleysteen, MGA, (above, second from right) also brought interesting and pertinent ideas to the discussion. Throughout the evening there was a wonderful give and take between the audience and the panelists.

Adolfo Perez and Manuel de Santaren

Adolfo Perez and Manuel de Santaren

Manuel reflecting on a project experience with Adolfo (pictured above).

B / A / D Talk presenters

B / A / D Talk presenters

B/ A / D Talks presenters agreed that successfully managing a large residential project greatly depended on excellent collaboration among the professionals involved.

B / A / D Talks Moderator Kyle Hoepner

B / A / D Talks Moderator Kyle Hoepner

B/ A / D Talks moderator Kyle Hoepner (above photo) artfully and skillfully kept the conversation flowing. THANK YOU KYLE! 

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