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Ware Malcomb Promotes Four at Oak Brook Office

International design firm Ware Malcomb has promoted Cameron Trefry, Michael Cody and Caroline McNulty at its Oak Brook, IL office. In addition, the firm announced Charles Swanson has been named to the newly created role of director, multifamily to support its growing initiatives.  

Trefry, who began his career with Ware Malcomb nearly 20 years ago in Denver, has been promoted to regional VP, overseeing the overall growth of Ware Malcomb’s Midwest region. Cody has been promoted to director, industrial cold & food. McNulty has been promoted to director, interior architecture & design. 

Swanson has more than 12 years of architectural design and construction experience, with a focus on multifamily work. For the past two years, he has helped expand the firm’s multifamily practice. 

“These talented individuals have been instrumental in the growth of our Oak Brook office and our portfolio in the Midwest region,” said CEO Ken Wink.

Pictured: Cameron Trefry.


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