DETROIT, June 9, 2014– Detroit-based Kraemer Design Group, PLC (KDG), a leading high-end architecture, interior design and creative firm, has promoted experienced architect Brian Rebain from Studio Director to Architectural Director and Associate. Kraemer Design Group, PLC Principal Bob Kraemer made the announcement.
As Architectural Director, Rebain will lead the technical aspects of KDG projects with a special focus on adaptive reuse and renovation of historic structures. He will also join company founders Bob and Maureen Kraemer, and fellow associate Heather McKeon on the executive team, setting the goals and direction of the firm.
“Our firm has been involved in more historic renovation projects in Detroit than any other, and Brian’s in depth knowledge and experience with adaptive reuse and historic codes have been absolutely critical to our success on these projects ” said Kraemer. “His passion for restoring our city makes him not only an excellent employee, but also a true difference-maker in our community.
Rebain acted as KDG’s architectural lead on several award-winning residential and mixed-use projects including the Broderick Tower in downtown Detroit, the Durant in Flint and the Standart Lofts in Toledo, Ohio.
As a State of Michigan 36CFRPart61 Qualified Historic architect, Rebain oversees the historic tax credit applications for all of KDG’s historic rehabilitation projects, and has managed Historic Certification Preservation Applications for more than $197 million in federal and state income tax credits that directly financed the design and rehabilitation of historic buildings in Detroit.
Rebain earned both his bachelor and master’s degrees in architecture from the University of Michigan and first joined KDG in the spring of 2006 after a series of diverse experiences spanning architecture, construction and community service. For more information on KDG please visit www.thekraemeredge.com.
About Kraemer Design Group
Detroit-based Kraemer Design Group, PLC (KDG) is a leading, high-end architecture, interior design, and creative firm with nearly 20 years of experience in historic renovation and comprehensive architectural consulting. Serving the commercial, multi-family residential, hospitality and retail industries, KDG is the industry leader in outovation; combining highly technical industry experience with unparalleled creativity to create exclusive design solutions. For more information visit www.thekraemeredge.com.