Long-time member JJ Falk, managing principal and founder of her eponymous architecture and design firm, JJFD, recently celebrated the firm’s 20th anniversary with a fete at the iconic New York Athletic Club attended by clients, colleagues and employees.
Industry leaders from commercial real estate, media, fashion, finance and the corporate world honored JJ with congratulations and commentary laden with admiration for her design aesthetic and work ethic. Among those who spoke were Patrick Gavin, former CFO of GMCI; Karen Elliot, creative director for Ralph Lauren; Tom Hill, vice president of Boston Properties; and Lou Milo from Milrose Consultants.
Other attendees included executives from Tory Burch, LeFrak Organization, Pratt Institute, Viacom, JP Morgan Chase, Capital Dynamics, Heller Organization and JLL, all JJFD clients. Each guest received a coffee table book of Twenty Years of JJFD produced for the occasion and commemorating noteworthy projects from the last two decades.