Charles Hugh Crain AIA LEED AP
Charles Crain Architect, Inc.
With 25+ years of large scale architecture and interiors project experience Charles was a VP and Studio Leader for two major national firms with international practices. His role then and over the last three years with his own consultancy has involved business development, winning high quality projects, building & maintaining client relationships, leadership of project teams to achieve design excellence & sustainability, strategic programming & planning, interior architecture & FF&E.
Throughout his career he has served in various roles as Principal-in-Charge, Project Director or Project Manager on major projects, internationally, nationally or regionally recognized through awards and publications. The breadth of his portfolio includes corporate headquarters, public & private office facilities, urban mixed-use, adaptive re-use and other special use projects, such as courts, museums and community planning.
Passion for design excellence
Ability to understand and deliver clients’ vision
Cross office / team collaboration
Budgets, Schedules, Quality Control
Client development and relationship management
Leverage of resources; Start up organization
Sustainable practices employed in all projects
Effective P & L experience
Leadership – professional development, mentoring
Leadership – innovative, strategic
Business operations, marketing and business development S
cope, compensation, contract negotiations
Market / industry knowledge, Thought Leadership
Excellent communication and presentation skills
Workplace strategies and design development
Large team, large scale project experience
Scottsdale, AZ, US , 85255
480 563 8779