Ware Malcomb, an award-winning international design firm, today announced Niki Ward has been promoted to Studio Manager, Interior Architecture and Design for the firm’s Phoenix office. In this new role, Ward will focus on helping lead the Phoenix office while continuing business development, managing key accounts and leading the growth of the interiors studio.
With an extensive interior design background in the Phoenix market, Ward joined Ware Malcomb in April 2015 as a Senior Project Manager and has quickly grown the firm’s interiors group into a significant market player. Ward previously worked as an Interior Architect and Project Manager at McCarthy Nordburg for over 13 years and then moved to Colliers International to work on a landlord team as a Marketing Coordinator for two years. Prior to joining Ware Malcomb, she worked as a Business Development professional at RJM Construction.
“With her unique experience in brokerage and construction, Niki has a proven ability to service all types of clients,” said Kevin Evernham, Regional Director of Ware Malcomb’s Phoenix office. “In a short time, Niki has made significant inroads into new market sectors and added key team members to Ware Malcomb’s Phoenix interiors group. We congratulate her on this well-deserved promotion and look forward to her continued success in her new role.”
Ward graduated with a Bachelor’s degree in Interior Design from Harrington Design in Chicago. She is active in the industry as a member of NAIOP, the commercial real estate development association, and AZCREW, the Commercial Real Estate Women (CREW) Network’s Arizona Chapter.
About Ware Malcomb (waremalcomb.com)
Established in 1972, Ware Malcomb is an international design firm providing planning, architecture, interior design, civil engineering and branding services to commercial real estate and corporate clients. With 22 office locations throughout the United States, Canada, Mexico and Panama, the firm specializes in the design of commercial office, corporate, industrial, science & technology, healthcare, retail, auto, public/educational facilities and renovation projects. Ware Malcomb was among the top 10 midsize firms in Real Estate Forum’s 2015 Fastest Growing Companies list, the top 20 architectural firms in Building Design+Construction magazine’s 2015 Giants 300 ranking, and the top 50 interior design firms in Interior Design magazine’s 2016 Top 100 Giants.