I’m a professional California Certified Interior Designer C.I.D. with a long record in the design and planning field going back to 1979 when I graduated with a degree and diploma in Architectural Technology from the University of Lima, Peru and then started practicing and being mentored by renown Lima architect and urban planner Jorge Cava Crovetto; a direct disciple of famous French architect Le Corbusier.
Jimeno+Design, Garden Grove, CA, US, Interior Designer / Architectural CAD Draftsman / Independent Consultant
Plan and execute commercial and residential projects for architects, interior designers, engineers, general contractors, landlords and homeowners as required for plan check approval and building permits.
Clients: CDI Architects -Tustin, CA, Bole International Inc.- Irvine, CA, Yaghi Engineering - Orange, CA, Signature Interiors - Corona, CA, SPEC Builders - Garden Grove, CA - PR Construction - Orange, CA, National Realty Homes - Costa Mesa, CA, among other clients / home owners for commercial and residential projects.
Bole International, Santa Ana, Ca. , Senior Director Of Operations / Interior Designer
Directed and managed entire office team’s projects from conceptual design (DD) to finish set of construction documents (CD’s) with attention to code compliance and office standards. Reported to CEO / Principal and held fully responsible and accountable for office team and projects performances.
In charge of evaluating and hiring; improved performance of team and grew company success. Client interactions, engineering and city coordination, as required for plan check approval for building permits.
Clients: The Irvine Co, Insignia, CB Richard Ellis, Inc., Trammell Crow Co., Coreland, PS Business Park, AmerisourceBergen-City of Corona, Kyocera - Costa Mesa, etc.
Bryant Palmer Soto, Inc. Engineers / Architects, Torrance, CA. , CAD Consultant / Project Manager.
Management & Production, of CD’s for Chipotle Mexican Grill restaurant projects. At the same time, involved in consulting with local engineers, architects and contractors in the planning and development of CD’s for commercial & residential improvements.
Ware Malcomb, Irvine Ca., Job Captain
Team leader; involved in the development, production and coordination of construction documents for commercial Tenant Improvement projects. (Irvine Co., Insignia, Infrastructure, etc.)
Shlemmer + Kamus + Algaze (currently Shlemmer Algaze), Long Beach, CA. / Newport Beach, CA, Job Captain
Team leader; involved in the development, production and coordination of construction documents for commercial TI projects. Opens first S+K+A office in Newport Beach, CA, today S+A+A main office in Newport Beach, CA (Arden Realty, Inc., CA - The Irvine Co, CA - Insignia, CA - etc.)
Rancho Santiago College, Santa Ana CA., Architectural Technology Certificate
CAD Drafting & Design
Materials and Methods of Construction
Codes and Laws (UBC)
Methods of Construction
University of Lima, Lima - Peru , Architectural Design & Techniques
Introduction and History
Architectural Design Fundamentals
Materials and Methods of Construction - Basic to advance Structures
Architectural Drafting Principles to advance
Construction Planning and Scheduling
Mechanical and Electrical Building Systems