Candice Alinovich

Candice Alinovich

Chicago, IL




The McBride Company, Manchester, Architectural/Interior Designer

Participate in conceptual development of destination-driven entertainment for international brands.
Produce schematic and design development drawin, fitness centers, restaurants, hotel suites, grab
and go cafes and retail spaces.
Compile signage and presentation packages for hospitality projects.
Communicate with foreign rendering teams to execute design concepts.
FF&E and artwork selection and specification for restaurants, resorts and retail spaces.
On-site coordination and supervision of art, furniture and specialty props installation.
Assist in review of submittals during construction administration

Nov 2014 - current

Freelancer, Chicago, IL, US, Freelance Surveyor

Complete site surveys and existing condition drawings for high-end retail clients throughout the Midwest

Dec 2013 - Nov 2014

NORR Architects, Chicago, IL, Architectural Designer

Involvement in all phases of design from Schematic Design through Construction Documentation/administration for a leading worldwide coffee store.
Daily interaction and design collaboration with clients, engineers, and consultants.
Complete site surveys and document existing condition drawings.
Expedite permit process & LEED documentation.

Dec 2012 - Oct 2014

Graham Advertising, Colorado Springs, CO, Account Executive

Maintained relationships with automotive clients.
Recommended campaigns and supervised execution of art and media production.
Compiled training guide for new assistants and monitored training.

Mar 2002 - Jun 2005

DN Partners LLC, Chicago, IL, US, Executive Assistant

Completed all correspondence and organized all filing
Executed all administrative needs for the partners and associates.

Aug 2001 - Feb 2002

Northwestern Mutual Financial Network, Chicago, IL, New Agent + Licensing Coordinator

Expedited licensing process for incoming agents.
Coordinated contests for new agents and completed all correspondence.

Jul 2000 - Jul 2001


Savannah College of Art and Design, Savannah, GA, US, MArch, Architecture

USGBC Savannah Chapter Thesis Award
Participated in [re]stitch Tampa international design competition

Sep 2011 - Jun 2012

Savannah College of Art and Design, Savannah, GA, US, BArch, Architecture

Multiple projects displayed in NAAB exhibit

Sep 2008 - May 2011

Norwich University, Northfield, VT, US, Architecture

Aug 2006 - May 2008

Yestermorrow Design/Build School, Waitsfield, VT, US, Home Design/Build

Participated in construction of home addition designed by local architect.

Jul 2005 - Jul 2005


USGBC Savannah Chapter Thesis Award, Award


Areas of Specialization