Press Release

Pickard Chilton Announces Promotion of Seven Staff Members

N E W H A V E N , C T — Pickard Chilton is pleased to announce its inaugural promotions to Senior Associates and Associates. Coinciding with the firm’s 17th anniversary, the naming of these Senior Associates and Associates ensures the continuity and longevity of the firm with a new generation of leadership.

These outstanding individuals have been recognized for their unwavering commitment to design excellence and dedication to client service. More so, each has been noted for their critical contributions to the overall success and growth of the firm. 

“We are truly pleased to be able to recognize these key individuals with these promotions,” said Jon Pickard FAIA, RIBA Principal of Pickard Chilton. “It is deeply satisfying to have such a team of talented architects grow with the firm and assume a greater role in its leadership.”

These team leaders and project managers have all been key contributors to many of the firm’s highly successful projects, including the ExxonMobil Campus Project and BG Group Place, both in Houston, Texas; the Devon Energy Center in Oklahoma City, Oklahoma; 1900 Crystal Drive and Rosslyn Plaza, both in Arlington, Virginia; and, most recently, the Northwestern Mutual Tower and Commons in Milwaukee, Wisconsin.

“Pickard Chilton prides itself in exceeding our clients’ expectations,” said William D. Chilton FAIA, RIBA. “Each of these individuals has demonstrated leadership, commitment to design excellence, and service to our clients at the highest level.”

“Above and beyond exceeding their project related accomplishments, all have been exemplary mentors within the studio,” noted Principal Anthony Markese AIA, RIBA, LEED AP. “They have continued to foster the collaborative and creative culture within the studio that supports thoughtful learning, exploration and innovation.”


Pickard Chilton is an international architectural practice noted for its expertise in the design of large, complex buildings including corporate headquarters, high-rise commercial of ce towers, hotels, and academic and healthcare facilities. Headquartered in New Haven, Conn., the firm’s recently completed projects include: Devon Energy Center in Oklahoma City, Okla.; Eaton Center in Cleveland; Eighth Avenue Place in Calgary, Alberta; and 300 North LaSalle in Chicago. Current projects include the Northwestern Mutual Tower and Commons in Milwaukee, Wisconsin; the ExxonMobil Campus Project in Houston; River Point in Chicago; Eaton House in Dublin, Ireland; and, the Y2 Mixed-Use Development in Tokyo, Japan as well commercial developments in Washington, D.C., Chicago, Calgary, Houston, and Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia. Visit for more information.