efore establishing Joseph Vallone Architects in 1985, Joseph Vallone had already acquired extensive experience with various architectural firms.A graduate of the prestigious Pratt Institute, he began his professional architectural career as a Project Manager, and then as a Project Architect with Rothzeid Kaiserman Thomson & Bee, Architects in New York City.Before earning his Bachelor of Architecture degree, he had demonstrated his talents as an Architectural Designer with Stephen B. Jacobs & Associates in New YorkCity, as a Designer and Drafter and with Capobianco & Zemsky Architects in Hackensack, New Jersey.
A licensed architect with completed projects in four states - New York, New Jersey, Pennsylvania and Connecticut, Joseph Vallone has been affiliated with the American Institute of Architects and the National Council of Architectural Registration Board, both highly regarded institutions in the profession of architecture.He is also a member of the Congress For TheNew Urbanism,The Connecticut Trust For Historic Preservation and The Urban Land Institute.
Experience as an architect was the foundation for his transition into real estate development in 1999. This evolution from architect to developer, now as the principal of The Architecture+Development Studio, L.L.C. was successfully demonstrated in the mixed-use redevelopment of 1835 Post Road East in Westport, CT.The breadth of Joseph Vallone’s responsibilities expanded to include the site selection, financial modeling, complete architectural services, financing, environmental remediation, construction management, lease up and property management.Currently, the studio is involved with the substantial rehabilitation and conversion of a circa 1906, nationally listed historic landmark mill structure into (68) residential rental units and 10,000 SF of commercial space, in Rockville, CT.
A knowledgeable citizen sensitive to social issues, Joseph Vallone remains active in civic affairs.He completed an elected term of office as a member of the Westport Representative Town Meeting, serving on both the Education and the Transit Committees.He also served his community as the Chairman of the Westport New School Site Selection Committee in addition to two terms on the respected Westport Architectural Review Board.Joseph Vallone is also a CJSA licensed youth soccer coach, has served as Vice-President of the Westport Soccer Association, a Westport Basketball Association coach and has coached in the Westport Little League Baseball Program.
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