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Paris Sithi

Paris Sithi

New York, NY, US

 
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About 

Paris is an architectural designer with analytical skills in real estate who specializes in creating value-add, productive, and healthy spaces. She is LEED Green Associate and Certified Associate Project Management (CAPM). She is pursuing Architect Licensing in NY and LEED AP BD+C.

She has diverse knowledge in architecture, interior design, event, and real estate. She earned a bachelor degree in Thailand. She received a Master of Architecture from University of Florida with honors. Paris is an active explorer who has been exposed to different cultures around the world. Those experiences are key in her growing vision in contextualism in architecture and design. After a few years of professional experience, she returned to graduate school at Baruch College for a Master of Science in Real Estate. 


She has a full desire and passion to make a better built environment through real estate development. With her precious time as an Ambassador for the World EXPO Milano 2015, she becomes a designer who prioritizes human engagement and experience. This year, she has been dedicated herself to be a part of ULI Urban Plan Volunteer while running her own businesses.

Employment 

self-employment, New York, NY, US, Designer/Entrepreneur

• Launched an e-commerce platform “ARTBREW” that provides extensive collections of home décor goods
• Designed and developed a face shield product in response to the Covid-19 pandemic that delivers greater flexibility and could prevent the skin irritation
• Increased sales by 30% by creating the menu design using graphics and descriptive titles to bring attention to certain items as well as creating new drink items and upgrading the visual of the restaurant design

Jan 2020 - current
 

INC Architecture & Design, New York, NY, US, Architect

• Established standard detail drawings in Revit for wall, roof, ceiling, foundation types after first developing 100+ types for Energy Calculation, DOB filing, and Construction Document Sets
• Advanced 3D modeling methods and rendering techniques by developing 100+ Revit families, generating 100+ collections of maps, and producing 50+ Realistic Renderings via ENSCAPE and Photoshop
• Ensured design solutions and cost effectiveness for 275 Livingston and 996 Manhattan projects by collaborating with Structure, MEP, and Facade consultants
• Recommended the team and office to utilize functions of BIM Project Suite in Revit in order to quickly and consistently create schedules from large amounts of data
• Improved high-rise and multi-family residential building floor plans for maximum use of space for 275 Livingston and Manville projects
• Effectively originated 30+ residential and commercial kitchen and bathroom types in compliance with code & regulatory restrictions (International, ADA, New York State, Massachusetts State, and California State) for 275 Livingston, 996 Manhattan, 9880 GradLab, 1740 Broadway, 58th St. Mark, and Manville projects
• Expanded the network of vendors and building material expertise by evaluating product quality, reviewing purchases prices, and specifying 100+ specifications of both FF&E and architectural products

May 2018 - Dec 2019
 

AvroKO, New York, NY, US, Interior Design Intern

• Maintained the aesthetic of the existing building materials while offering the new design of UPENN Houston Hall food market stations, dining space, furniture, and signages to give a dining hall a fresh look and create a better traffic flow.
• Ensured compliance of product safety and design standard by coordinating kitchen design – using AutoCAD drawings, hand sketches, SketchUP 3D models – and specifications of kitchen appliances with kitchen consultants
• Suggested pragmatic approaches to achieve LEED Certified status for the UPENN Houston Hall Market Project by conducting research LEED certification process as well as developing and submitting the construction documents ahead of time

May 2017 - Aug 2017
 

Stu/D/O Architects, Bangkok, TH, Architect

• Developed energy efficiency space using Rhinoceros and 3Ds Max after performing building energy analysis on Ecotect for TCDC Khonkaen Design Competition
• Optimized space in a new development complex and designed the most feasible residential unit layouts

Mar 2016 - Jun 2016
 

WORLD EXPO MILANO 2015, Milan, IT, Thailand Pavilion Ambassador

• Managed high traffic events, over a thousand people daily, while giving the presentation in a public setting
• Heightened visitors' interaction and participation by completing the design staging and exhibition design
• Ensured the workflow of the pavilion by coordinating with the team, Italian vendors, and World EXPO organization

Jan 2015 - Nov 2015
 

PH DESIGN, Bankok, TH, Interior Design

• Reduced risks of failures and identified issues during site inspections by creating checklists, documenting corrective actions, controlling of on-site discretion, and monitor progress
• Increased sales by staging interior spaces in various styles in different units in Sukhothai Residence

Jul 2013 - Dec 2014
 

A-Seven, Bangkok, TH, Junior Architect

• Performed creative thinking and exploring ideas by created design concepts and mood boards
• Attained strong scopes of design after conducting the real estate market research and also developed architectural drawings for residential, commercial, and office projects using AutoCAD and SketchUp

Jun 2012 - Jun 2013
 

Education 

Zicklin School of Business. Baruch College/CUNY, New York, NY, US, Masters, Master of Science in Real Estate

Master of Science in Real Estate
● Real Estate Investment
● Real Estate Capital Market
● Real Estate Laws
● Real Estate Tax
● Real Estate Finance

Key Summary
• Received Mortgage Banker Association of NY (MBAofNY) Scholarship
• Created and developed Real Estate Financial Models for Acquisition, Renovation, Development Projects
using Excel and ARGUS Enterprise
• Created well-drafted provisions in Commercial Lease Agreements to secure the most favorable lease terms

Aug 2019 - current
 

University of Florida, Gainesville, FL, US, MArch, Architecture

Master of Architecture
● 3 Design Studios
● 2 Design Build Projects
● Revit; Architecture & Structure
● Cuban Architecture
● Graduate Assistant; Architectural History

Minor in Real Estate
● Property Investment
● Real Estate Appraisal

Key Summary
• Evaluated undergraduate students’ performance as a Grading Assistant for Architectural History Course
• Received Architectural Design Honor Award, Arthur Blenn Anderson Scholarship, and School of Architecture
Scholarship
• Improved parametric modelling skills using Rhinoceros, Grasshopper, and Revit

Aug 2016 - May 2018
 

University of Hawaiʻi at Mānoa, Honolulu, HI, US, Architecture

• Became an Exchange Student and a significant member of International Social Associate (ISA) at University
of Hawaii at Manoa, HI

Jan 2012 - Jun 2012
 

Chulalongkorn University, Bangkok, TH, Bachelors, Architecture

Bachelor of Science in Architectural Design
● 8 Design Studios
● 1 Design Build Project
● Sustainable Design

Key Summary
• Raised community voices by creating experimental modular mud brick and proposing a new design for the
Chiktan Palace that exhibited in the Museum in India
• Received Design Excellent Award – Year 3: Mixed-used Design Project

Aug 2008 - Jun 2012
 

Awards 

MBA of NY Scholarship, Scholarship

2020
 

Architectural Design Honor Award, Award

2018
 

Arthur Blenn Anderson Scholarship, Scholarship

2018
 

School of Architecture Award, Scholarship

2017
 

Selected Design Work for Ladakh Museum, Honorable Mention

2011
 

Design Excellence Award; Third Year - Mixed Used Project, 1st Place

2011
 

Areas of Specialization 

Skills