October 20, 2020
SAN LUIS OBISPO – 19six Architects, one of the oldest architectural firms within California, is proud to announce that MADI Group has joined its team. MADI Group is a recognized design studio based in Northern California with a wealth of experience in education. This collaboration will broaden and deepen 19six’s overall reach and will expand services to include interior design.
“I’m so excited to have MADI join 19six. The fit and transition has been seamless and it’s been a pleasure to add so much talent to our team. We share common core values and combined, compliment each other with added services that can now be offered to all of our clients throughout California” said Alan Kroeker, President of 19six Architects.
MADI Group, Inc. was established in 2005 as a planning and architecture firm serving clients located within Northern and Central California. From humble beginnings the firm grew and became a leader most notably within educational planning and design. MADI’s work over the years has been recognized for crafting high-performance buildings with interiors that are meticulously designed to inspire and provide flexible and technology rich spaces.
“MADI Group has always been focused on people and firm culture” stated Mariana Alvarez-Parga. “We found in 19six Architects the same drive for client service and emphasis on having exceptional employees. I am thrilled to continue this legacy together”.
Mariana Alvarez-Parga and Ralph le Roux proudly join the 19six leadership team as Principals and will continue to lead the San Jose and Santa Cruz office staff to success.
Ralph le Roux expressed“19six offered MADI an opportunity for growth for our staff and more resources to better able to serve our clients. We are all excited to work on more diverse projects within a broader geographical region”.
19six Architects now has six offices located in San Luis Obispo, Santa Barbara, Corona, Santa Cruz, San Jose, and Sacramento with a combination of over 50 employees proudly serving clients in California. With the integration of the MADI team brings a collaboration of new talent and experience that will continue to build upon the 19six legacy.
Originally founded in 1906, 19six Architects has been dedicated to projects that enrich the community. For over a century, 19six has maintained a focus and passion for designing educational (K-12, Community College, and University), performing arts, healthcare, and municipal facilities. As a full-service architectural firm, 19six provides in-house planning, programming, design, and construction administration services. With six offices comprised of experienced architectural professionals, 19six Architects offers a wealth of experience and intellectual capital to clients. 19six specializes in providing cost effective design solutions, alternate delivery methods, planning for future growth, and approval coordination with regulatory state and local agencies. For more information about 19six Architects, please visit www.19six.com or call (805) 476.0399.