Tyghe Williams

Tyghe Williams

Work History

Work History

Sr. Project Manager

FRIEDMUTTER GROUP ARCHITECTS

Accomplishments:

Resort / Hotel / Casino projects

  • Assisted with successfully turning around an $800M Fast Track project
  • Re-directed Owner / Architect / Contractor meetings
  • Successfully Directed aspects ofproduction
  • Developed and successfully maintained schedules
  • Co-Developed Computer Management Tools
Responsibilities

Sr. Project Management

  • Production Scheduling
  • Design & Design Development
  • Problem Solving
  • Presentation
  • Mentoring
  • Assisted in interviews of Candidates for Employment

Projects:

  • Red Rock Hotel / Casino / Resort project - $800m – Las Vegas, NV
Sep 2006 - Present

Principal Architect

TWA Consulting LLC

Accomplishments:

  • Wynn Encore Resort : Project Site Manager to WATG Architects - Architect of Record
  • Responsible for $2B Wynn Encore Low Rise
  • Schedule intensive, Design/Build project in Las Vegas, NV
  • Coordinated with Contractor and Architect of Record

Responsibilities

  • Site Project Manager
  • Met with County Building Officials
  • Extensive Problem solving

Projects:

  • Wynn Encore Resort, Hotel & Casino for WATG - $2B – Las Vegas, NV
Dec 2005 - Jul 2006

Sr. Project Architect, Sr. Project Manager

MARNELL ARCHITECTURE

Accomplishments:

Project Manager for Resort / Hotel / Casino projects

  • Conducted Owner / Architect / Contractor meetings
  • Coordinated design and production with Executive Architect and Consultants
  • Coordinated design and production with Architect of Record
  • Managed Schematic Design Phase of $1.2B Casino / Hotel project in Biloxi, MS.

Responsibilities

Sr. Project Management

  • Responsible for $100M, schedule intensive, adaptive re-use Casino project in Biloxi, MS
  • Met with City officials
  • Developed extensive schedule of entitlement process
  • Planned execution of DD’s and CD phase
  • Assisted with presentation(s)
  • Mentoring

Projects:

  • Harrah’s Biloxi Grand: $100m Hotel / Casino – Biloxi, MS
  • Harrah’s Biloxi Resort Project: $1.2BHotel / Casino / Resort – Biloxi, MS
Oct 2002 - Nov 2005

Sr. Project Manager, Director of Business Development

KURTZ ASSOCIATES ARCHITECTS

Responsibilities

  • Sr. Project Management
  • Design & Design Development
  • Problem Solving
  • Presentation
  • Mentoring
  • Directed, Established & Executed Marketing Initiatives
  • Designed New Marketing Materials,
  • Developed New Client Base
  • Focused firm on Retail Market Segment
  • Marketing Intelligence and Research
  • New Web Site
  • RFP / RFQ Response / Proposal

Projects:

Developer/Owner,

Private & Public Entitlement Process

Retail Fuel Centers, C-Stores, Food Stores, CCRC, Planned Community, Residential, Condominiums, PBER's, SIR's,

Developed New Markets

Advise Future Direction & Strategic Planning

Accomplishments:

·Designed, authored, published Kurtz Associates Architects new E-zine, Architectural News and Views, Feb. 4, 2004, featuring the firm’s retail focus.

·Co-Authored Article TIF Adds New Dimensions for Communities published in the Illinois Real Estate Journal July 28, 2003,

·Designed, authored, published Point of Sale, Fall 2002, Spring 2003, and Retail Focus Issues and the Continuum, Winter 2002-2003 Issue, a focus on Residential and Retirement Living.

·Directed, co-designed and the new initial Kurtz Associates Architects Web Site

·Developed New Business Opportunities on 2 New Mixed-Use Projects $20m-$30m each (in early planning and negotiations now)

·Responsible for Business Development of several Developer / Contractor bid opportunities including (1) of 285,000sf and(1) of 80,000sf for A/E services.

·Authored, compiled & completed RFQ's & RFP's:

  • Northern Illinois University$1m Historical Interior Project
  • Village of SchaumburgConstruction Management Projects
  •  Waubonsee Community College A/E Design Services
  • Duke Construction Design/build submittals

Education

Education

Kent State University
Jun 1980 - Dec 1985

Bachelor of Science

Kent State University
Jun 1975 - Jun 1977

Jun 1974 - Jun 1977

Dana School of Music

Certifications

Certifications

Registered Architect

Ohio - Illinois - Pennsylvania