EKV Appoints New Senior Architectural Technologist

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logoEKV Design has announced that Jason Etienne is joining their design team, building on a successful start to 2017.

Jonathan Naden, EKV’s Managing Director, said: “We are absolutely delighted that Jason has decided to join us and see his arrival as a huge step in our plans to expand the business over the next 3 years”.

Jason brings a wealth of experience having worked for both architectural practices and for large contractors, as Design Manager/Co-ordinator, across the UK. He joins from commercial and residential specialists, Titan Group, where he has been responsible for the delivery of high-end housing schemes in London and student accommodation in Lancashire. Jason’s skills were recognised in 2016 when he was awarded Best Architectural Technologist in Derbyshire by Build News.

“I cannot wait to start the next chapter of my career at EKV,” said Jason. “I believe that my diverse portfolio and skills across detail design, co-ordination and management will enable me to add to EKV’s existing team and play my part in realising Jon’s exciting growth plans for the business.”

Simon Jones, an Associate at EKV, added: “We have enjoyed a very positive start to the year and I am really looking forward to working with Jason. Having spoken to him at length, we share a very similar working ethos and his proven track record in delivering high-quality schemes will be invaluable to our future plans.”

The appointment follows a busy start to 2017 for the Pride Park-based, architecturally led multi-disciplinary consultancy. Their Fernwood Nursery scheme in Wollaton, Nottingham has been shortlisted for Best Educational Building in the LABC East Midlands Building Excellence Awards 2017. A new 52 place nursery was created by extending and re-modelling the existing Children’s Centre, with the construction work carried out by B&K Property Services and the design completed in partnership with fellow Marketing Derby Bondholders, GCA Consulting, and Arc M&E.