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Alexis Karpetsky

Alexis Karpetsky

Los Angeles, CA, US

 

About 

LAX Airport

Project Manager and Designer with over ten years of professional experience working in the commercial development industry proficient in the design development and project management of tenant improvements.  Aptitude for construction management of aviation projects and adept with LAX Airport since relocating to the Los Angeles area in 2015.  Currently a Superintendent at Weinbaum Management Group, Inc. and staffed with Austin Commercial, the General Contractor on the LAWA Terminal Cores at LAX, one of several projects that interface with the Automatic People Mover (APM) to be completed by the end of 2021.

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Employment 

Weinbaum Management Group, Los Angeles, CA, US, Superintendent - LAWA Terminal Cores

Superintendent at Weinbaum Management Group, Inc. and staffed with Austin Commercial, the General Contractor on the LAWA Terminal Cores at LAX, one of several projects that interface with the Automatic People Mover (APM) to be completed by the end of 2021.

Jun 2019 - current
 

STV Incorporated, Los Angeles, CA, US, Area Superintendent - Delta LAX T2/T3 Modernization Program

Owner/Builder representing Delta Air Lines (Delta PMO) on the T2/T3 Modernization Program at LAX in the Phase 0 - Enabling Program, first steps toward the $1.86 billion plan for Delta to upgrade, modernize and connect T2/T3 with TBIT by 2023.

•Lead Superintendent responsible for supervising field operations at night for all T2/T3 Enabling Projects involving trade coordination, managing & directing subcontractors, office coordination, project management, and coordinating construction activities with airport operations.

•Support Project Superintendents with planning, schedules, CPM and executing work in field. Support Project Managers with contracts, scopes of work, change orders, and directing work in field.

Apr 2018 - May 2019
 

STV Incorporated, Los Angeles, CA, US, Asst. Project Manager - Delta LAX T2/T3 Modernization Program

Owner's Rep for Delta Air Lines (Delta PMO) in the 2017 Relocation Program and the initial phase of the T2/T3 Modernization Program at LAX to enable Delta and their partners with the successful acquisition of T2/T3 by orchestrating the relocation of 21 airlines across five active terminals over three nights in May 2017, the largest terminal move unprecedented in aviation history. Major renovation work to Southside T5/T6, Northside T2/T3 and TBIT began in December 2016 and involved the rapid construction of new baggage systems, employee ramp offices, airline lounges and gate modifications to be completed in time for the May move.

•Project Manager responsible over Northside T2/T3 (Delta Proprietary) in coordinating efforts between the Owner, General Contractor, Delta Operations and LAWA.

•Supervised the procurement and installation of Delta proprietary equipment including EVIDS, millwork, kiosks, and furnishing of the holdroom seating and corporate standard furniture.

•Involved in the strategic management and execution of the post-move facility enhancements including terminal rebranding and cosmetic improvements to all public-facing areas as well as the renovation of over 130+ support spaces throughout T2/T3 and the commissioning of assets in order to subsequently complete the relocation of Delta and their airline partners.

Jan 2017 - Apr 2018
 

Valerio Architects, Los Angeles, CA, US, Design Manager

Studio Associate responsible for the project management, production and construction administration for commercial, food service, and high-end retail tenant improvements.

Apr 2016 - Dec 2016
 

Rivers & Christian, Los Angeles, CA, US, Project Manager

Responsible for project management, production, entitlements, bidding and construction administration for small to mid-size projects related to the aviation industry.

•Project Manager for American Airlines “Refresh” program to implement new branding finish standards throughout all gates in Terminal 4 and Terminal 6 at LAX, a $2MM development.

•Project Manager for the extensive remodel of seven American Airlines employee restrooms in LAX Terminal 4, a $4MM improvement.

•Lead role in developing three concessions in LAX Terminal 1, a $1.5MM tenant improvement from construction documents through construction completion.

Jul 2015 - Mar 2016
 

Alexis Karpetsky Workshop, San Diego, CA, US, Owner, Independent Consultant

Developed over $30MM in proposed entitlements, building permits, pre-development site feasibility studies and strategic planning for commercial and residential developments in Southern California.

•Coordinated all project phases in-house with licensed professionals resulting in 100% completion rate and returning clients.

• Managed client relationships, co-negotiated lease terms and construction contracts, and implemented preliminary cost analyses that effectively delivered projects on schedule and within budget.

• Expertise with tenant improvements projects including nightclubs, bars, restaurants, office and medical buildings as well as single family and small multi-family residential project types.

Oct 2010 - Jun 2015
 

Shea Construction, San Diego, CA, US, Project Manager

Managed over $80MM in entitlements for various commercial and residential projects within Southern California for a design-build construction company.

•Expanded company’s scope of services to include entitlements and design-build projects resulting in 25% - 35% increase of work volume for the company each year.

•In addition to project management, co-developed all design and construction proposals and bids for the company including cost-plus and lump-sum bids.

Jan 2011 - May 2015
 

Carl Linden Design, LLC, San Diego, CA, US, Project Manager

Increased firm's services to include entitlements for various commercial projects in one year and managed over $12MM in entitlements for high-end custom residential projects.

• Implemented construction document standards and templates for commercial project types.

Apr 2009 - Oct 2010
 

Smyer Architecture, Solana Beach, CA, US, Asst. Project Manager

Co-managed entitlements for high-end residential projects in the greater San Diego area.

Mar 2008 - Apr 2009
 

Netherlands Architecture Institute / NAi Publishers, Rotterdam, NL, Internship

Architectural Summer Internship.

Jun 2007 - Sep 2007
 

Education 

Newshcool of Architecture and Design, San Diego, CA, US, BArch, Architecture

• AIA San Diego Student Liaison 2003 - 2008
• AIA Student Council Representative 2004 - 2005
• 2006 Cal Poly SLO Design-Build Structural Design Award Recipient

Aug 2003 - Jun 2008
 

Awards 

Delta Safety Award - Delta LAX T2/T3 Modernization Program, Award

Recipient of a Delta Safety Award on the Delta LAX T2/T3 Modernization Program for outstanding performance as an Area Superintendent and was awarded at the monthly All-Hands Safety Meeting on May 17, 2018.

2018
 

Orchid Nominee - Bailiwick Bar & Grill, Nomination

Orchid Nominee - Interior Design Category
SDAF Annual Orchids & Onions Awards 2014
Project: Bailiwick Bar & Grill

2014
 

Areas of Specialization 

Skills