Jason started his professional career at JKRP Architects as a summer intern and joined the firm full-time after graduation in 2003 He has been with the firm for almost 14 years, the last 6 after a 3 years stint at another firm and as a co-founder of a small design/build company.
His time away from the firm strengthened his understanding of business and construction and provided valuable perspective to his professional experience.
Jason has worked on a variety of project
types during his career including adaptive re-use for residential, movie theaters, single family residential, retail and restaurants. Jason’s work in the restaurant sector has been his primary area of focus for the past 7 years and has been complimented by various residential projects. His commitment to fostering collaboration with the client and project team has guided his development in the profession.
His relationship with the Darden Restaurant Group has been strengthened over the years so much so, that now Jason currently is responsible for all of the new Capital Grille restaraunts under their umbrella and the launch of a new spinoff for them called Capital Burger. His expertise in the high end restaurant market has been valuable to many of our mixed use projects containing such venues.
Jason lives with his wife and two kids in the Philadelphia suburbs. If provided the opportunity, he enjoys spending his free time on the golf course.
If you could only eat one breakfast food for the rest of your life, what would it be?
Bacon, egg, and cheese on a toasted bagel.
What’s your dream car?
Don't really have one. That said, "Eleanor" from Gone in 60 Seconds is pretty bad ass.
Favorite building of all time?
Fallingwater (First building I studied in school).
Favorite type of footwear?
Shoes without laces.