CPL Welcomes New Team Members in Buffalo

BUFFALO, NY — CPL, a full-service design firm that has served public and private-sector clients for 46 years, is pleased to welcome Bridget Schiltz and William Zografos, AIA, NCARB, LEED AP to its growing team in Buffalo, NY.

Schiltz joins the design team as an Interior Designer. Her primary responsibilities will include rendering 3D models, drafting floor and ceiling plans and developing presentations and video walkthroughs for clients. She will collaborate with team leadership to ensure that all designs adhere to public health and safety codes, mindfully incorporating accessibility and environmental guidelines.

Prior to joining CPL full-time, Schiltz served as an intern while she earned her Bachelor of Fine Arts in interior design from Villa Maria College.

Zografos joins CPL as an Architectural Project Manager with three decades of experience. He will lead and supervise the creation of clear drawings and specifications, work to enhance client relations and participate in marketing efforts with the aim of elevating the firm’s business. He will also develop master plans and regulate workload assignments.

Zografos previously served as a Senior Project Manager for Savarino Companies, LLC. He holds professional licensure in New York State and maintains accreditation with the American Institute of Architects (AIA), the National Council of Architectural Registration Boards (NCARB) and the United States Green Building Council (LEED AP). Zografos is also a Construction Document Technologist (CDT) and a Certified Construction Contact Administrator (CCCA) registered with the Construction Specifications Institute. He earned a Master of Architecture and a Bachelor of Professional Studies in architecture from SUNY Buffalo.

About CPL

Founded in 1975, CPL is a 480-person multi-disciplined architecture, engineering and planning firm offering inspiring design services and enriching communities in 19 cities across five states. CPL specializes in the Community, Healthcare, Higher Education, K-12 Education and Transportation market sectors – providing architectural, interior design, civil engineering, buildings and structural engineering, planning, landscape architecture and 3D/virtual design services to a host of public and private clients.