Forum Studio Appoints Scott Lumsden as Principal
Lumsden To Lead Firm's Technical Assistance Group
CHICAGO (Feb. 25, 2013) - Forum Studio announces today the appointment of Scott Lumsden as principal.
Lumsden will provide project and management leadership with key responsibilities in directing the firm's Technical Assistance Group (TAG).
The appointment underscores Forum Studio
's commitment to servicing each client and their unique design challenges with multi-disciplinary practices and integrated delivery.
"We are thrilled to have Scott join our rapidly expanding Chicago office," says Forum Studio President Chris Cedergreen.
brings an exceptional amount of experience that fits our model of quality and responsive, client-driven value design.
With Scott on board and strong leadership already in place, we are well on our way to fulfilling CEO Bob Clark's vision of building Forum into 'the firm of the future.' "
Lumsden will provide project and management expertise as he joins the firm's integrated team of architects, interior designers, landscape architects, urban planners and engineers.
In leading TAG, he
will provide management and technological direction in design, construction, energy and facility management and operations.
"I am very excited and proud to be joining Forum Studio
," says Lumsden
"I believe that the work Forum Studio
produces and their commitment to each project on every level is leading the industry in a direction that is truly groundbreaking."
A former member of HOK's Chicago office, Lumsden arrives at Forum Studio after serving as a Senior Project Manager, where he oversaw all phases of planning, design and construction for a variety of project types.
Most recently, Lumsden served as Project Director for the renovation and modernization of ComEd Headquarters and Call Center in Oak Brook Terrace.
He also oversaw the construction phase for the Park Summit apartment towerin Minneapolis, Minnesota, and served as Project Director on several mission-critical data centers.
Locally, he worked as Senior Project Manager on the Health Sciences Center at the College of DuPage.
Prior to HOK, Lumsden served as the Chicago Office Director at PSA Dewberry, Associate Director of Architecture at VOA Associates and as Deputy Communications Officer for First Naval Construction Division, United States Navy.
will be based in Forum Studio
's Chicago office.