Jacob Dale

Jacob Dale

New York, NY, US



As Creative Director, Founder at Tangably I help creative studios, large and small, maximize their use of Vectorworks design software for better performance and profit.

For more than 15 years, I have been immersed in the industries of Architecture, Construction, Real Estate Development, and Entertainment Design. I have used Vectorworks design software to enhance every facet of this journey and experience.



Tangably | Vectorworks Training, San Francisco, CA, US, Creative Director, Founder +BIM Expert

Tangably | Vectorworks Training in SF | LA | NYC and other locations across the US.

As Creative Director, Founder at Tangably I help creative studios, large and small, maximize their use of Vectorworks design software for better performance and profit.

Jan 2015 - current

John Lum Architecture, San Francisco, CA, US, Project Manager

Supported and educated designers in BIM methodologies on a Mac & Vectorworks platform. Met with clients and contractors to prepare design documents, define design scope, determine build-able area, and identify perceived entitlements for residential development projects.

Mar 2015 - Sep 2015

Kostow Greenwood Architects, New York, NY, US, Project Manager & Designer

Jacob has been a part of the team at Kostow Greenwood Architects since the Summer of 2013. He performs Project Management, Construction Administration, Architectural & Interior Design roles for clients including: SiriusXM Satellite Radio, Manhattan Neighborhood Network, Time Warner, Villanova University, and Brooklyn Tabernacle.

Since 1987, Kostow Greenwood Architects has completed hundreds of projects for public and private clients including broadcast facilities, academic buildings, performing art centers, offices, preservation of historic structures, and custom residential projects.

Jun 2013 - Mar 2015

Seidel + Associates, Inc., San Antonio, TX, US, Designer/ Intern Architect

-Assisted Donald Seidel, R.A. in all facets of a dynamic commercial and residential architecture practice.
-Active design partner in the 2014 San Antonio Zootennial Restaurant project.
-Participated in all project phases including: weekly client meetings, conceptual & preliminary design, design development, interior design, finish selections, construction documents, permitting, and RFIs.

Mar 2011 - May 2013

Blufish Residential Planning and Design Studio, Austin, TX, US, Project Manager (CDs & Marketing Documents)

-Managed construction documents for Morrison Homes, Armadillo Homes, and several custom homebuilders.
-Acted as the point of contact for all plan portfolio changes and revisions for Morisson Homes.
-Directly assisted the principal in all facets of the design process through construction administration. Participated in design charettes and client meetings.

Aug 2006 - Aug 2007

Corea Design-Build, Austin, TX, US, Project Manager

Coordinated bidding, design, and project management for residential remodel projects.

Jan 2005 - Jan 2006

Driftwood Designs, Austin, TX, US, Carpenter

-Directly assisted the Lead Carpenter in the construction of a single-family residence, custom hardwood floor installations, and commercial tenant finish-outs.

Jan 2005 - Jan 2006

University of Texas at Austin, Austin, TX, US, Solar Decathlon 2005 Team Member

-Voluntarily participated for over a year in a Graduate Student team that built a prototype solar-powered modular house in Austin, TX.
-Was chosen to be part of the team to travel to Washington, D.C. and reassemble the house on the National Mall for international competition.
-Reassembled the house on the National Mall in for international competition.

Jan 2004 - Jan 2005

Roscoe Properties, Austin, TX, US, Project Manager & Founding Partner

-Co-founded a real estate management company to control the acquisition, renovation, and leasing of 17 multi- family properties.
-Managed all renovation projects.
-Coordinated contractor hiring and scheduling. -Verified punch list completion.
-Managed lease-up promotional events.
-Negotiated and all lease contracts.

Jan 2004 - Jan 2005


University of Texas at San Antonio, San Antonio, TX, US, MArch, Architecture

Jun 2010 - May 2013

Texas State University, San Marcos, TX, US, Bachelors, Theatre Design & Technology (BFA)

Jan 2000 - Dec 2003


Eagle Scout Rank- Boy Scouts of America, Award


Areas of Specialization