Marina Crnjanin

Marina Crnjanin

New York, NY, US



Highly motivated, reliable and responsible, great team player, passionate and ready for new challenges. Nearly ten years of multinational architectural experience. Spanning architectural and interior design, construction and design development disciplines. 


TDIC Tourism Development & Investment Company, Abu Dhabi, AE, Design Manager

- Master planning of the mixed-use $4.3B project
- Manage five multinational design architect spread between three continents
- Organize weekly meetings, web conferences
- Coordinate internal teams of architects and engineers to ensure that project phases are delivered on time and budget
- Assist commercial team preparing requests for proposal
- Review and analyze bids
- Consolidate lists of potential design architects for the project and prepare presentations for executives

May 2010 - Mar 2012

Al Jaber L.E.G.T. Engineering & Contracting (ALEC) L.L.C, Abu Dhabi, AE; Dubai, AE, Architectural Coordinator

- Fit out coordination
- Manage subcontractors
- Architectural coordination
- Interior Design coordination
- MEP coordination
- Handing over the project (as built, operations manual, etc.)

Nov 2006 - Feb 2010

Urbis/ Meding, Belgrade, Serbia; Los Angeles, CA, Project Design Development Coordinator

- Organized and coordinated full electronic drawing sets from concept design to construction document on luxury hotels projects
- Managing team of Interior Designers in project development process
- Running daily conference
- Planning daily duties and reports
- Coordinating with Interior Designer
- Areas under design – guestrooms, suites, all public areas - entertainment, dinning, ballrooms, lobbies, pool areas including landscape, etc.

May 2004 - Oct 2006

Default, Belgrade, Serbia, Architect

- Building Restoration
- New design concept, development and implementation

Oct 2003 - Apr 2004


University of Belgrade, Belgrade, Serbia, MArch, Architectural Engineering

Oct 1998 - Dec 2005


National Library of Belgrade interior design open competition, 3rd Place


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