Owen Dalton

Owen Dalton

Los Angeles, CA, US



My background includes architectural design, interior design, Landscape design and construction management. At this stage in my career, I am eager to establish myself at a design-build firm that closely reflects my core philosophies, will provide me the opportunity to continue to develop my skills and of course, who can benefit from my years of battle tested experience.


Skills & Qualifications

Architecture: Experience in all phases of the architectural design process: Extensive experience in designing and project managing high-end residential properties. Other experience includes: Hillside designs, High-End Beachfront residential, Custom residential, Spec-homes, Mixed use, Tenant improvement, Multi-Family, Commercial, Historical and Resort Design.

Landscape Design: Specialized in designing and building custom landscapes and pools for High-end Residential homes and large estates. Particularly emphasized on drought tolerant California native plants, lighting design, low use irrigation, proper drainage systems and custom water feature design.

Construction Project Management: Experienced in project managing and the overall building process. (Estimating, Scheduling, Bidding, Contract Negotiations, Budgeting, Purchasing Materials, Site Supervision, Safety and Quality Control, Permits, Building Inspections, Osha Inspections, Loan Inspections and hands on experience.

Computer Skills: AutoCAD, Revit, 3D Max, CAP/20-20, Worksheet, Photoshop, Illustrator, Power Point, Word, Excel, Microsoft Projects, QuickBooks.



Revive Properties.LLC, Los Angeles, CA, US, Senior Design-Build Project Manager

Design-build of Multiple Real Estate Flips. Low-end, mid and high-end historical preserved properties. Managed all expects of design and rehab, Consultants, Entitlement, Building and safety, Permits Inspections, Utilities, HPOZ, Contractors, Subcontractors, Vendors, Material specifications, estimating, purchasing, contracts, negotiations, staging, accounting, and Cost tracking. I created a contract/scheduling /spec /cost tracking program in Excel and Smartsheet that shows funds approved to be paid out, Similar to a bank loan inspector based on weekly progress percentage reports. This was also a spec sheet /contract that all contractors had to follow.

Mar 2017 - current

TDC Properties:, Marina del Rey, CA, Design-Build Project Manager, Real Estate Development

Design-Build Project Manager for a Real Estate Development Company specializing in the rehab of existing properties. Managed the construction of multiple properties, by designing the layouts, drawing construction documents, picking material, working with engineers, getting city approvals, Scoping and estimating Properties, along with working with contractors and vendors. Upgrading the internal systems methods, along with helping design the internal project managing computer program.

Jan 2014 - Jan 2017

One Source Facilities Group, Westwood, CA, US, Designer/Project Manager, Tenant Improvement

Design and Project Managing the construction of Tenant improvement projects for Commercial, Universities, Medical facilities & Custom residential projects. Tenant improvement consists of new Alur frameless Glass wall systems, Design, and installation of High-end commercial grade furniture, HD Video web conference systems. Other projects consist of storage and warehouse facilities along with Municipal Buildings. Other responsibilities include Sales, Marketing, Purchasing, Inventory, and internal systems management.

Jan 2011 - Jan 2014

Levin Group, Malibu, CA, Design-Build Project Manager

Designed multiple high-end modern beachfront residential homes and landscapes. Specializing in renovating existing beachfront properties, along with converting R1 to Commercial property use. Was in complete control of the projects from design throughout the construction. Also worked on Landscape/Site Design, Hillside homes, Interior remodels, along with Project managing the construction process.

Jan 2006 - Jan 2011

R.E. Lee Design & Construction, Reseda, CA, Design-Build Project Manager,

Assisted in the design and construction of a 41,670 Square ft Community Center called (M.E.N.D). In the design- build process I worked on all the medical and dental facilities, the food and clothing dispensary center, a professional industrial commercial kitchen, all ADA requirements, site and landscape plan, custom reception desk design, along with a the over all construction documents. I also worked on several residential renovations and commercial tent improvement projects.

Jan 2004 - Jan 2006

Alger Development, Culver City, CA, Design-Build Project Manager

Designed and managed the construction of several high-end residential spec homes and a 10 unit condominium. Was in complete control of the projects from design throughout the construction. Assisted in the presale of two of the units in the condominium through marketing and advertisement strategies.

Jan 2003 - Jan 2004

Berliner & Associates Architects, Santa Monica, CA, US, Design Draftsman

Designed and drafted multiple high-end single-family residential homes, along with Commercial, historic and Educational projects. Specializing in solving construction issues onsite, along with inspecting ongoing projects. Model building, As-builts, Material research, Presentations, Construction documents, Plan submittal.

Jan 2001 - Jan 2003

J. Irish Design Studio, West Los Angeles, CA, Landscape Designer/Site Supervisor

Designed and built multiple pools and landscapes for High-end Residential homes and large estates. Supervising the construction and established reoccurring clients in the real-estate development industry.

Jan 1998 - Jan 2001


Santa Monica College, Business Program and Interior Design

Jan 2005 - Jan 2007
Jan 2002 - Jan 2004

Santa Monica College, Architecture

Jan 1999 - Jan 2002

Areas of Specialization