Kenneth A. Gruskin
Ken founded Gruskin Group and has over 30 years of design and architecture experience.
He has a wide range of clients in the wireless telecommunications, specialty retail, restaurant, entertainment, insurance, financial, pharmaceutical, museum, real estate, residential, and non-profit industries. His work and articles have been published in numerous publications, both national and international. He has been a guest on CNN TV, Bloomberg TV & Radio, and NJ News TV, and is currently a member of the ARE DREAM Team. He has won many awards for his architectural work, graphic design, and photography.
Licensed Architect in 50 states, District of Columbia, and Puerto Rico; NJ Licensed Professional Planner; NJ Certified Interior Designer; Member of AIA, NCARB Certified, RDI, ARE, USGBC, ICSC, ISP, and ICC.
Bachelor of Architecture, Cornell University
Master in Architecture, Harvard University
Principal of Architecture / Executive Director
As Principal of the Architectural Division, Joel is responsible for all aspects of design and production for residential, commercial and retail projects.
Joel has been working in the architectural field for over 30 years; he has extensive experience in construction, mechanical and electrical systems, building codes, structural design and ADA compliance. During this time he has managed projects from small-scale residential to large-scale commercial and national retail work.
Project experience in various building types including commercial, banks, warehouses, pharmaceutical, single and multi-family residential, security, religious, education, corporate and retail. Retail clients include Verizon Wireless, Verizon Communications, B Mobile, First Atlantic, Dunkin Donuts, Toys "R" Us, AAA Auto Leasing and David Burr Clothing.
Licensed Architect in New Jersey, New York, and Alaska; Member of AIA; NCARB Certified.
Bachelor of Architecture, Pratt Institute
Director, Marketing Services / Executive Director
Bob, a marketing and design specialist for over 25 years, has been creating marketing and design solutions for businesses that continue to build brand equity.
He has created solutions for clients such as Viacom, Dairyland, Serino Coyne Inc., HBO, Boston Properties, ESG Insignia, Mac Lowe Properties, Columbia House, BMG, Double Tree Hotels, TVT Records, Stamford Center of the Arts, and Spring O'Brian and Co.
Bob has created advertising and marketing solutions that are cutting edge, highly creative, and continue to build brand equity. His industry accolades include Art Directors Award, Print's Regional Design Annual Award, Art Directors Club Award, and Excellence Award from the Association of Graphic Communications.
Bachelor of Fine Arts and Visual Communications, Pratt Institute
Graduated with highest honors
Director, Creative Services
Jeff has been a branding and design specialist for over 25 years.
He has been creating design systems and marketing collateral materials for clients such as Disney, Microsoft, McGraw Hill, Scholastic, New York Times Magazines, Cushman & Wakefield, Jones Lange LaSalle, Brit Rail, Emirates, CBRE, United Way, ING, Time Warner, and Reed Elsevier.
Jeff has created dynamic, brand-building retail environments and fixtures that are creative, graphic in nature, and functionally integrated. He has won several Design, Technical Merit and Print Excellence awards from the Association of Graphic Communications.
Bachelor of Fine Arts, Architecture and Visual Communications, Pratt Institute
Technical Director, Industrial Design
Ed specializes in projects requiring innovative fixture designs including furniture, window displays, customized retail and service modular kiosks, and dialogue stations.
His industry experience includes retail, financial, and residential engagements. He manages a team that has negotiated over 250 locations with property management companies in order to maintain corporate kiosk design standards.
Ed is a licensed architect in New Jersey with more than 15 years experience in a vast range of architecture, prototyping and model making projects. A renaissance architect, he maintains a very hands-on approach to design and problem solving.
Bachelor of Architecture, New Jersey Institute of Technology