International design firm Ware Malcomb says that Toni Chiovatero, studio manager, interior architecture is relocating to the firm’s recently-opened downtown Chicago office to take a leadership role in the office’s growth and management. Chiovatero was previously located in the firm’s Oak Brook office.
“Toni has been an important member of our Oak Brook leadership team, managing operations and key projects for the Interior Architecture and Design Studio,’ says Dawn Riegel, director interior architecture and design for Chicago. “I am excited that she has taken on this role to lead our downtown Chicago office. I look forward to working together with her, to help grow our practice and to further serve our clients in this important market.”
Chiovatero joined Ware Malcomb in 2015 and was promoted to studio manager in 2016. She has significant experience in all facets of interior architecture and design, including project management, programming, space planning, design development, furniture specification, contract documents, contract administration and Revit design presentations.
A licensed architect in Illinois and Michigan, Chiovatero earned a Bachelor of Science degree in Interior Design from the University of Wisconsin at Madison and a Master of Architecture degree from the University of Illinois at Chicago. She is certified by the National Council of Architectural Registration Boards (NCARB) and is a member of Commercial Real Estate Women (CREW).
Ware Malcomb opened its first Chicago office in Oak Brook in 2004, and a second office in downtown Chicago in 2016. The firm has completed projects for clients including Schneider Electric, Golden State Foods, Wirtz Beverage, and Tyco International.