Steven Biegel

Steven Biegel

New York, NY, US



Steven L. Biegel, AIA, is a registered architect in 11 states and NCARB Certified. I am LEED AP with 36 years of experience in all types of design and construction projects. I have owned and managed several of the largest and most successful firms in the US. I am an author and inventor. My latest book is entitled "Profit by Design" setting forth 22 chapters on strategies for making money in an Architectural/Engineering practice. I am the inventor of the "Hurricane House" which respond to coastal floods and high winds in seaside areas around the world. You may contact me by telephone at 301-404-6290.



Matrix Spencer Architects, Houston, Texas, CEO & Managing Principal

I manage 4 architectural offices in the United States. These are known as "The Matrix Design Companies".

May 2008 - current

Matrix Settles Architecture & Interior Design, Arlington, VA, US, CEO & Managing Principal

COE & Managing Principal. I purchased this firm in 2002 and began acquiring other firms with specialty practices.

Jan 2002 - current


University of Virginia, Arlington, Virginia, Masters, Urban Studies

Studied Urban Planning and taught Architectural History & Theory.

Aug 1979 - May 2000

Syracuse University, Syracuse, NY, US, BArch, Architecture

Valedictorian at Syracuse University School Architecture (1977-78).
Graduated top of the class and featured in the 1977 SU Yearbook.

Aug 1972 - May 1978


National Endowment for the Arts Fellowship, 1st Place

Awarded Design Arts Fellowship for documentation of the works of Pietro Balluschi, FAIA.


Reynolds Aluminum Prize for Architectural Students, 1st Place

The Reynolds Aluminum Prize is awarded to students of architectural who invent structural systems involving aluminum parts and systems.


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