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Principal Architect Lead Designer

Dallas, TX, 75201
June 27, 2022

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KOMAL SHAHID 309-***-**** Bloomingdale, IL 60108

Motivated professional with 13 years of experience in Residential and commercial Architectural interior designing. Adds value to any organization in need of great collaboration, interpersonal, and multitasking abilities. Meets tight deadlines every time.

Flexible hard worker ready to learn and contribute to team success. Project coordination

Creative and artistic

AutoCad, Sketchup

Analytical skills

Collaboration skills

KSD studios Lahore, Pakistan

Principal Architect/Designer

01/2013 - 07/2020

Submitted rough drafts to clients and management to gain approval. Worked with customers to present mockups and collect information for adjustments.

Successfully resolved complex technical design issues. Researched industry in area of green building and environmental design to better serve client needs.

Selected furniture, light fixtures and accessories to create unique and inviting rooms to meet customer vision.

Visited home sites when necessary to assess and fulfill customer needs. Collaborated closely with customers, adjusting plans to satisfy client needs and requirements.

Designed floor plans, elevations, and 3D perspective views and material boards for both in-house review and presentation to client. Researched concepts and followed industry trends to provide knowledgeable insight to clients.

Implemented client needs from schematic design to construction document phase and installation.

Assisted clients successfully by choosing furnishings consistent with preferences and budget.

Gravity consultants Lahore, Pakistan

Senior Interior Architect

10/2010 - 10/2012

Interacted with clients to provide timely and relevant status updates. Created oral and written presentations for project designs and proposals. Completed formal design intent and construction documentation. Organized specification set-up and drawing coordination, research and use of best practice documents.

Lead designer for small site and landscape enhancements, as well as large landscape and hardscape projects.

Drafted detailed design objectives and developed architectural and system design documents.




Reviewed contractors' schedules and submission of shop drawings and samples.

Supervised team of project architects and CADD technicians throughout entire project.

Modello Designs Lahore, Pakistan

Assistant Architect

09/2008 - 08/2010

Prepared site plans, floor plans, building sections and details for construction teams.

Performed site measurements and gathered details of components to facilitate accurate design.

Built and prepared digital and physical conceptual models. Assisted project teams with developing sketches, electronic models and diagrams for new builds.

Generated ideas as part of early stages of design processes. Produced CAD documents for projects and communicated progress to stakeholders.

Administered contracts for architecture projects by reviewing contractor drawings and data.

Coordinated structural, mechanical and electrical systems to remain compatible with design plans.

University of Engineering And Technology Lahore, Pakistan Bachelor of Arts in Architecture


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