SEATTLE (August 14, 2017) — Gensler, the global design firm, announced today that Marc Oplinger has joined their Seattle office as a senior project manager. Marc joins an established architectural practice that has partnered with notable clients such as Alexandria Real Estate Equities, Urban Renaissance Group, Talon Private Capital, ADIA, Ivanhoe Cambridge, Madison Marquette, Microsoft, and Amazon to create award-winning, human-centered spaces.
Marc is a collaborative project leader with over 25 years of design management experience. Prior to joining Gensler, Oplinger was a senior project manager at Graphite Design Group where he led projects ranging from 10,000 sf restaurants to mixed-use developments of nearly 1 million sf. Driven to deliver complete satisfaction to clients across diverse organizations, he has successfully completed projects with Vulcan, Clise Properties, Hughes NW, Multicare Health System, and Restaurants Unlimited.
Oplinger says, “What fires me up the most is reaching that moment where a lot of hard work, collaboration, debate, testing, and development culminates in the tangible feeling that something great has been achieved.”
At Gensler, Marc’s role will be leading large-scale mixed-use, office, commercial, and residential projects, with a commitment to elevating design and resolving the complex challenges facing Gensler’s clients.
Gensler is a global architecture, design, and planning firm with 44 locations and more than 5,000 professionals networked across Asia, Europe, Australia, the Middle East and the Americas. Founded in 1965, the firm serves more than 3,500 active clients in virtually every industry. Gensler designers strive to make the places people live, work and play more inspiring, more resilient, and more impactful. Visit us at www.gensler.com.