Design Collaborative Bergmeyer Announces 2022 Leadership and Practice Promotions

December 14, 2021
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JJ Nelson
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Bergmeyer, the award-winning Design Collaborative based in Boston and Los Angeles, announced key leadership and practice advancements for the 2022 year.

Highlighting the diversity of the organization’s talents and expertise, this year’s promotions recognize the people who have gone above and beyond throughout the course of the uniquely unpredictable 2021 year to assure Bergmeyer’s success within the design industry for years to come. These candidates best exemplify the unique and dynamic culture of the collaborative, as well as its shared organizational values, and its client-centered business model.

At the leadership level, Bergmeyer welcomed current Treasurer Brian Perlow (AIA, LEED AP) to its Principal tier.

“As a practitioner, Brian is laser-focused on business and design, actively leading several project teams, creating leadership pathways for his fellow colleagues, and unendingly dedicated to the client," said Mike Davis, President of Bergmeyer. "And as a person, Brian is a fearless but effective coach, candid and up-front but also fair and measured. His eyes are clearly on the horizon and he truly loves this firm. We are fortunate to have him as a colleague, a partner, and a Principal.”

Bergmeyer also welcomed three individuals to its Associate tier, a title given in recognition of contributions that benefit the entire organization and come with an invitation to become part of the company’s ownership structure.

Four candidates were also promoted to Design Practice Leader:

In addition to key leadership advancements, Bergmeyer announced practice promotions, including:

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Creative. Connected. Curious. We are a Design Collaborative; inspired through partnership, thoughtfully creative, inherently curious and driven to fulfill our clients’ needs.

Our approach to design is empowering and ego-free, forming proactive partnerships with our clients and project teams to create a shared sense of ownership throughout the entire creative process. We design for our clients’ clients, the people whose lives and experiences are enhanced by our work. We challenge ourselves to focus first on understanding the end user - the customers, students, employees, visitors, residents - while delivering on our clients’ vision and return on investment.

Services include Architecture, Interior Design, Branding, Graphic Design, Strategy. Visual Merchandising, Program Management, Sustainability Consulting, Placemaking, and Event Design + Activation. Markets include Retail, Restaurant, Workplace, Commercial, Multi-Family Residential, Academic, Cultural, Hospitality, Healthcare, and Pop-Up + Temporary Experiences.

For more information on Bergmeyer please visit or call 617-542-1025 (BOS) 213-337-1090 (LA)