Category: People Blogs

K2M Design Strengthens Senior Living Team with New Addition

Steve Gagliardi joins K2M’s Columbus Office Columbus, OH – December 2019 – K2M Design is excited to announce the addition of Steve Gagliardi to our senior living team! Steve brings nearly 25 years of concentrated experience designing and planning senior living communities and healthcare facilities throughout the state of Ohio. Throughout his career, Steve has […]

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K2M wins 8th Best Places to Work in NE Ohio

Cleveland, Ohio, Aug. 22, 2019 – K2M Design is proud to be recognized by ERC as one of 99 great Northeast Ohio workplaces for top talent. This is the 8th time that our organization has received the NorthCoast 99 Award. NorthCoast 99 is an annual recognition program and event in its 21st year that honors […]

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K2M Indianapolis Grand Opening Celebration

Surrounded by both long-time business partners and new clients, K2M Design, Inc. celebrated the opening of their newest office in downtown Indianapolis. Located in the Warehouse District on the top floor of the historic Station Place Building, the nearly 6,000 SF open-concept studio space was transformed into a festive celebration of the bright future K2M […]

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K2M Design Expands Engineering Capabilities with Seasoned Professionals

Mark Wutz, Director of Engineering, and Reza Motarjem, Structural Engineering Lead, Join the K2M Team Cleveland, OH – September 2019 The K2M team is excited to announce that Mark Wutz, PE, CEM, LEED AP, CPMP, CDSM, CPM has joined K2M as the Director of Engineering, strengthening the teams engineering capacity and reach. Mark brings over […]

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K2M Turns 18!

K2M Continues to Grow (Up) We all remember when we turned 18! It was a milestone birthday marked by new responsibilities, personal growth, and celebrations. As K2M Design reaches this 18-year mark, we celebrate the firms continued growth, professional achievements, and the accomplishments that have brought us to this momentous occasion. Our Growth: Indianapolis Office […]

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K2M Lands on Interior Design Magazine’s Rising Giants List

K2M Design lands at #88 on Interior Design Magazine’s 2019 list of Rising Giants. This list is subsequent to Interior Design Magazine’s Top Giants List and features the next 100 leading Interior Design firms spanning multiple project industries. K2M previously made the Rising Giants list in 2018 at #94, 2017 at #85, and 2016 at […]

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Cleveland Marriott Downtown wins Hospitality Interior Design of the Year

K2M is proud to be awarded the “Interior Design of the Year – Hospitality” award for the Cleveland Marriott Downtown renovation from NAIOP – Northern Ohio Chapter! This is our second award for the Cleveland Marriott Project, having previously won IIDA’s Best in Hospitality. Congratulations also goes to owners The Millennia Companies and our construction […]

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K2M Design Receives Multiple Award Schedule through the GSA

K2M is Approved for Federal Agency Partnerships February 2019 – K2M Design® Inc. has received a Multiple Award Schedule (MAS) contract on the GSA Schedule. GSA establishes long-term, government-wide contracts with commercial firms offering more than 10 million commercial supplies and services that federal agencies order directly from GSA Schedule contractors, or through the GSA Advantage!® […]

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K2M Design® Indianapolis Office Continues to Grow

Brian Lane Joins the Experienced Team as Director November 2018 – Brian Lane joins the K2M Design team as the new Director of the Indianapolis office. With a background in business administration and public health, Brian brings over 20 years of experience providing operational, financial and strategic leadership to large and small organizations, most recently […]

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K2M Design Recognized as a Best Place to Work in NEO for the 7th Time!

Cleveland, Ohio – K2M Design is proud to be recognized by ERC as one of Northeast Ohio’s 99 best places to work! This is the 7th time that K2M has received the NorthCoast 99 award. NorthCoast 99 is celebrating 20 years of recognizing great places for top performers that drive results, provide competitive advantages, and […]

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Culture by Design – Construction in Focus Magazine

K2M was featured in Construction in Focus Magazine‘s June 2018 edition. The article focused on K2M’s Culture by Design – we take the best care of our people so they take the best care of the projects they work on. Our people are our biggest asset and we believe K2Mrs are why we have been […]

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K2Mrs on the Move: Nick Tinl to Vietnam

K2Mr Nick Tinl visited the beautiful country of Vietnam, read more about his journey below. Vietnam is not the first place a lot of Americans think of when they consider traveling to the far east. But, after many years of hearing whispers of what an amazing place Vietnam is, Nick elected to apply for a […]

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Chief Financial Officer Joins the Leadership Team at K2M Design

Sean Conway Brings 35 Years of Financial Expertise Spring 2018 – K2M Design continues our accelerated path of growth, recently adding the position of CFO to the established leadership team. Sean Conway joins the team as the financial leader, supporting the executive team and managing the overall financial health of the organization. K2M Design continues […]

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OneK2M Team Building 2018

K2Mrs from across the country convened for our company-wide Team Building event in Indianapolis, K2M’s newest location. With K2M’s growth over the past couple of years, it was an important oportunity to get together as #OneK2M and grow our People connection! The K2M team headed out on Thursday for a scavenger hunt and took some […]

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K2M Places 41st Fastest Growing Companies List

K2M Design® is proud to be recognized for our passion, drive, and tenacity with a Weatherhead 100 Award, celebrating K2M as one of the Fastest Growing Companies in Northeast Ohio. This is the firm’s 9th time being recognized on this prestigious list. The team is proud of this accolade, as it represents the best exampled […]

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Maloney on the Move: Athens Greece

Scott Maloney headed to Athens, Greece last month to speak at the MyEO Women of EO Summit. The event empowered EO members from around the world in areas of business, health, leadership, relationships, family, and personal growth. Kicking off the event, Scott toasted the Women of EO at a private party directly adjacent to Poseidon’s Temple.  It […]

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K2M Celebrates 16 Years

Today K2M announces another milestone in our evolution – our 16th Anniversary! Growing a practice from very humble beginnings that began with the 9/11 tragedy so many years ago, to what we’ve become today, is truly amazing. Amazing in the fact of what we’ve been able to accomplish together, but also humbling with the continued […]

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K2M Design wins Northcoast 99’s Best Places to Work for 6th time

K2M Design proudly announces that we have been named one of Northeast Ohio’s 99 best places to work! This is the 6th time that we have received this award. NorthCoast 99 recognizes great places to work for top performing people that drive results, provide competitive advantages, and allow businesses to innovate and grow. Applicants are […]

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K2M Welcomes New Florida Keys Director

Florida Keys – August 2017­ – The K2M team is excited to announce the addition of Joe Moody as the Director of our Florida Keys offices, which include Key West, Marathon and Key Largo. Joe is an established business and team energizer, with a diverse background in engineering and leadership spanning the globe. As an […]

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K2M Once Again Makes the Rising Giants List

K2M Design was once again featured in Interior Design Magazine’s 2017 list of Rising Giants. This year we rose two spots to number 85.  Rising Giants features 100 of the top Interior Design firms from across the country spanning multiple project industries. This list is subsequent to Interior Design Magazine’s Top Giants List. Interior Design Magazine previously named […]

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K2Mrs on the Move: James McGhee in Europe (part 2!)

K2M Engineering and Lighting Designer, James McGhee, took a solo trip to Europe in late May and returned with some beautiful pictures from his trip. This is actually the second time we’ve featured James in the blog; in June 2016, James backpacked his way across Europe, checking out Athens, Barcelona, Paris, London, and Dublin.  This trip […]

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Product Runway 2017: K2M wins Most Wearable

Product Runway, put on but IIDA, is a design competition where designers utilize a manufacturer’s product as the fabric to create high fashion garments. K2M constructed a runway worthy outfit with Knoll Textiles’ materials, and won Most Wearable! Like architecture & design, fashion is a juxtaposition of layers and faceted details – when combined, displays […]

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Maloney on the Move: Germany

Hallo and Greetings from Germany! Scott Maloney visited Frankfurt, the largest financial center on the continent, for MyEO‘s Global Leadership Conference last month. Frankfurt is the only German city with an expansive skyline of skyscapers. The EO convention was held in multiple buildings throughout the downtown area. Scott spoke at the regional council session for […]

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InterDesign is now a K2Mpowered Company

Cleveland, OH – May 1, 2017 – K2M Design, Inc. continues their strategic growth with the acquisition of The InterDesign Group, Inc. located in Indianapolis, Indiana.  K2M Design officially acquired InterDesign on May 1, 2017, onboarding a talented team of Architects, Interior Designers, Project Managers, a Landscape Architect and Leaders. The merger continues K2M’s drive […]

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2017 Smart Business Smart Culture Awards

K2M Design is honored to have been a sponsor of the Smart Culture Awards, Smart Business’s Inaugural event. At K2M, we believe that our culture differentiates us in the market and is a competitive advantage to recruiting and retaining great talent. We are an award-winning architecture, engineering, interior design, asset management, and specialty services firm where there […]

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