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Leaders Breakfast New York 2016

2015 Leaders Breakfast logo

Date: Thursday, May 19, 2015

Venue583 Park Ave., New York, New York

Speaker: Jake Barton, Principal, Local Projects
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Honoree: Julio Braga, FIIDA, LEED AP, Principal and Design Director, IA Interior Architects  

Jake Barton, Keynote Speaker

david burkusJake Barton is Principal and Founder of Local Projects, a media and architecture firm. Barton and his team designed the media for landmark projects such as the 9/11 Memorial Museum, the Cooper-Hewitt National Design Museum, Open House for Target, StoryCorps, Noticing Tools for the Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation, and Gallery One for the Cleveland Museum of Art. His TED talk has nearly a million views, and is named by Fast Company as one of the top 50 designers today.



Thank you to the Leaders Breakfast International Benefactors.

Julio Braga, Leadership Award of Excellence Honoree

Julio Braga


Julio Braga, FIIDA, LEED AP, joined IA Interior Architects as Design Director/Principal of the New York office. During his tenure at IA, he has driven the growth and development of the New York office, winning major international and domestic projects and notable design awards for the firm. Sharp efficient planning, a restrained design approach, and fluency in the language of environmental branding are characteristics that define his work. He oversees the New York office's design staff and sets design direction for all IA NYC projects.