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Jarmel Kizel Architects and Engineers Expands Corporate Interior Design Studio with Appointment of David L. Lesesne, RA, NCARB, CID as Principal

LIVINGSTON, N.J. (July 11, 2012)—Jarmel Kizel Architects and Engineers, Inc., a full-service architecture and engineering firm based in Livingston, New Jersey, continues to grow its firm and enhance its spectrum of services by appointing David L. Lesesne, A, NCAB, CID to its management team.

Lesesne joins Jarmel Kizel as Principal of the firm’s Corporate Interior Design Studio.  In this role, Lesesne will lead the Jarmel Kizel’s Interior Design team and oversee the management of corporate interior projects and landlord representation.  A 30-year veteran in the architecture and engineering industry, Lesesne also will leverage his relationships in the industry to bring new projects to the firm.

“With our industry showing positive signs of recovery, my partners and I wanted to build upon our management team and to position our firm for growth,” said Matthew B. Jarmel, AIA, MBA and principal of Jarmel Kizel.  “David has been a close colleague and fiend of ours for many years, and we are thrilled to welcome him as part of the Jarmel Kizel team,” he added. 

Lesesne is a Registered Architect and Certified Interior Designer.  He specializes in corporate interior design. Lesesne is credited with both exceptional project leadership—start to finish project execution—and building and strengthening client relationships resulting in repeat business.  He has a distinct reputation for delivering detailed design solutions, resulting in successful on time and on budget initiatives that meet or exceed clients’ business goals. Previously, Lesesne was a Principal at Mancini Duffy/TSC Design in New York City.  He began his career at Jarmel Kizel serving as an Associate Principal for over 17 years.

About Jarmel Kizel Architects and Engineers, Inc.

Headquartered in Livingston, N.J., Jarmel Kizel Architects and Engineers, Inc. is a full-service integrated architecture, engineering, interior design and energy consulting firm serving a distinguished client base of commercial and residential real estate companies, and a myriad of corporations throughout the Northeast.  The company employs registered architects, interior designers, professional engineers, LEED-AP professionals and technical support personnel that provide clients with a single source for all of their facility needs from architectural design, interior design, structural, MEP and civil engineering, to energy solutions and product procurement management services.  For more information, contact the company’s Livingston headquarters at 973.994.9669 or visit