TPG Architecture, an NYC-based design and architecture firm, is pleased to announce the promotions of Jennifer Haney, Doug West, and Ricardo Nabholz to Managing Associate. Each team member has cultivated impressive careers as creators, innovators, and believers in the power of design. Jennifer, Doug, and Ricardo will work alongside the current distinguished group of managing associates and leadership to aid in the firm’s continued expansion.
“We are thrilled to promote Jennifer, Doug, and Ricardo to Managing Associates,” says Jim Phillips, Founder and Managing Executive. “TPG Architecture is proud of the great work these experienced designers provide to their clients. We are excited to see how they will help lead the firm in the future.”
Jennifer Haney, IIDA, NCIDQ, LEED AP ID+C
- Jennifer started working at TPG Architecture in 2016 and has over 16 years of experience creating innovative, bespoke environments. She holds a Bachelor of Science in Interior Architecture from the University of Florida and has received an Alumni Award for outstanding performance in her field. In her role as Creative Director, Jennifer designs dynamic, thoughtful spaces that exceed the expectations of her clients. Jennifer has utilized her diverse skillset to collaborate on projects across the sectors of creative workplace, retail, and hospitality. While at TPG, she has worked with clients including ASCAP, Booking.com, and JPMorgan Chase & Co. Her work for Strictly Cycling Collective’s Hudson Yards location recently received recognition by the Retail Design Institute as one of the best stores opened in 2020.
Doug West, NCIDQ, LEED AP
- Doug joined TPG Architecture in 2015 and has over 20 years of multi-level corporate interior experience. He holds a Bachelor of Science in Interior Design from Cornell University. As one of the firm’s Studio Creative Directors, Doug brings design vision, strategic planning, and market awareness to his team leadership role. With a passion for creating spaces that reset market expectations, he maintains strong partnerships with a number of the city’s premier ownership and brokerage teams to reposition and enhance the value of existing properties. Within his corporate interiors portfolio, Doug has led the design effort on a range of projects, including Blue Wolf Capital Partners, Broadridge Financial Solutions, Douglas Elliman, and Fragomen.
Ricardo Nabholz, IIDA, LEED AP
- Ricardo has been with TPG Architecture since 2018 and has an impressive career spanning over 20 years. He holds a Bachelor’s Degree in Interior Architecture from the School of the Art Institute of Chicago. As a Creative Director, Ricardo is focused on delivering transformative spaces that embody the aspirations of his clients. At TPG, he is an asset within the firm’s workplace practice. Ricardo recently completed projects for global financial and professional services firms, including Broadridge Financial Solutions, Bardin Hill Investment Partners, DZ Bank, and Heidrick & Struggles. Additionally, Ricardo is a passionate advocate of Be Original Americas — a nonprofit committed to informing the industry on the power, importance, and ethics of authentic design.