MIKE ENGEL, ASSOC. AIAAssociate Phone: 612-373-4647
Mike started his career in architecture in 2006, and in 2011, he joined ESG as a Designer with a particular focus on formulating and developing integration between the design and production teams. He joined ESG after relocating from a firm in Seattle, where he led the company-wide adoption of a Revit workflow. On projects, he works with diverse client types, from large institutions to developers to national brands, and he has provided master planning and design on a wide range of project types, including hospitality, multifamily and single family residential, office, education, historic renovation and adaptive reuse. Mike has a particular passion for integration of the designer’s hand into the modern technology of today. He utilizes current technology and leading edge design methods blended with hand sketching, bringing creativity and unique problem solving techniques to the construction process. He is a technological thought leader and regular contributor at national conferences, most recently presenting at Autodesk University 2015 in Las Vegas, and the AIA National 2015 Innovation Forum in Atlanta.