CEO, Partners by Design
Since its inception in 1993, Ron has been the visionary force behind Partners by Design, one of the top nationally-awarded and globally-present architecture and interior design firms. With over 30 years of experience in shell building and corporate interior design, Ron focuses on the corporate commercial interior market in Chicago and across the country. Evidenced by his founding of Autoprogram in 2004, ONE Platform in 2010, and proprietary miSEAT technology in 2012, Ron has continued his entrepreneurial ingenuity and commitment to PBD’s diversification and strategic growth with his keen business acumen and dedication to incubating original forms of thought. As a Registered Architect, inventor, explorer, author, and instrument-rated sea-plane bush pilot, he has aligned the firm’s expertise with promoting creative, smart, and business-minded architects and designers in the service of crafting and executing forwarded-minded spaces that exceed client expectations. He is also the Co-founder and CEO of gravity labs, a digitally-centric advertising agency based in Chicago. Ron received his Bachelor’s degree in Architectural Technology and Business from Southern Illinois University Carbondale.
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