Board of Advisors
Ros Brandt President, Brandt Resources
Roslyn Brandt is President of Brandt Resources, a Marketing, Management and Presentation Skills Training firm organized to support the Design, Real Estate, and Construction communities. The firm was incorporated in 1988. Prior to starting her own firm, she was a Vice President of Salomon Brothers Inc.'s Facilities Department, and Director of the Columbus Center Headquarters Project in New York. From 1976 through 1986, she was Senior Principal and Managing Director of the HOK Interiors Group and was a member of the Board of Directors of Hellmuth, Obata & Kassabaum Architects. She was responsible for steering the growth of the HOK Interiors Group to the fourth largest interiors firm in the nation. Her initial experience in design in the United States began in San Francisco with Gensler & Associates Architects as Project Designer and Associate with the firm, from 1969 to 1976. Brandt's broad and in-depth experience is renowned in the industry and noted by her peers. She has been a national spokesperson for improving the quality of service and professionalism in the design community. Her work has been published extensively in many prominent trade publications. She frequently lectures at major universities and industry events on issues facing the design community. She is also a guest lecturer each year at Harvard University's Graduate School of Design. Brandt is an Associate member of the American Institute of Architects and previously chaired the National AIA Interiors Committee. She is also a member of the International Interior Design Association (IIDA), the International Facility Management Association (IFMA); CoreNet; and WX (New York Women Executives in Real Estate).