Daniel Vitenson


With over 23 years of experience in design field, Daniel has extensive expertise in all stages of the design process, project management, and construction. Daniel's Design was nominated for 2006 SAM Award for Best New Multi-Family Design. Daniel is considered an expert in Zoning, Building, Affordable Housing, Handicapped Accessibility and Energy Codes and provides consultation services to other Architects, Developers and Engineers.


Brent M. Porter

Architect and Partner

Brent M. Porter is an award winning Professor of Architecture at Pratt University in New York City; he has been part of their faculty for 44 years. Brent received his Bachelors of Architecture from the University of Kansas and his Masters of Science in Architecture from Pennsylvania State University. He is leading the firm in areas of filing and approvals. Brent has extensive knowledge in the renovation and restoration of townhouses and brownstones, in addition to the design and construction of housing and commercial facilities. Brent has worked both as an educator and architect for worldwide projects in Saudi Arabia, Egypt, Bahrain, India, Peru, and Denmark.


Rafael Danon


Rafael is leading the firm in Architectural, Design Build and Construction Firm Servicing. Winner of the MIT Architectural design award, Rafael obtained his Architectural License in 1984 and has been specializing in Medical Centers and Radiology including Linear Accelerator, MRI, CT Scan and Nuclear Medicine, stand-alone buildings and Centers within Hospitals, new and renovated apartment buildings, commercial projects ranging from  mixed use structures to retail properties. Client base also includes Single Family and Multi-Residential buildings. Led various service teams ranging in size, including architectural, engineering, construction and administrative professionals.During this time, conducted real estate investment and small residential real estate development.


Halit Rikin

Project Director/Senior Architect

With more than 18 years of experience of managing projects in the Architecture/Engineering/Construction industry, Halit has become an invaluable addition to our in-house team. She brings the design expertise and ambitions of both disciplines together to develop comprehensive plans for our clients. Halit thrives on collaborations with her teammates and loves the challenge of meeting deadlines while going above and beyond our clients' expectations.


Anri Gordeladze

Design Director/Interior Designer

With over 20 years experience in various projects and constructions on luxury houses, home units, industrial and commercial buildings, urban design, heritage conservation, and defence-listed sites, Anri brings expertise in both interior, and exterior design. His work ethic encompasses attention to detail, problem solving skills, and project accuracy of highest standards. Anri’s professional experience is a great asset to R&D’s success.


Michael Schnouda


Architect with 8 years in the architecture and construction field. He graduated from the Faculty of Engineering in the science of Architectural. With excellent knowledge of the construction documents, building system and integrity he also assists with the construction administration with a very good knowledge of NYC and IBC Building codes. He also assists in zoning analysis and energy calculations. He is passionate about ensuring quality design outcomes and meeting client expectations from the start to the completion of a project. He also working with external consultants and contractors to achieve complex project objectives, on time, on budget, fast track, and under the contract documents obligations.


Boram Park


With over 5 years experience in various commercial and residential projects in the NYC and NJ area, Boram's precise working style and knowledge regarding DOB codes not only perfects the completion of a project, but also upgrades the project in the timeline.