MARK WHITENACK, NCIDQAssociate Phone: 612-373-4689
An accomplished designer, Mark has helped ESG establish new benchmarks for hospitality and multiunit housing projects, applying the amenity spaces of hotels, for instance, to multifamily residences to generate a greater sense of community. Mark also creatively differentiates his client’s projects through a keen attention to brand and target audience. Through such approaches, Mark has positioned his clients to succeed in a competitive, rapidly evolving marketplace. His solutions also support a project’s financial, social and functional goals.
Sustainable strategies, which Mark sees as integral to good design, contribute to his record of surpassing client expectations. Mark makes sure projects appeal to their target demographics and users, and are designed to work within their contexts and enhance their neighborhoods. Whether designing a new restaurant, mixed-use housing project or hotel, Mark’s problem solving strengthens his clients’ business goals, objectives and identity while creating unique and memorable environments.
In his 20+-year career, Mark has collaborated with architects, other interior designers, project managers, client account managers, and graphic, web and brand designers. He’s worked with notable national and international clients. He’s been involved in all project phases from programming to concept development and presentation, schematic design, design development, construction documents and construction administration.
Mark has a strong vision, but is also a flexible, open and creative collaborator determined to give his clients the best outcomes through great design.