Phoenix – Ware Malcomb, an award-winning international design firm, announced Niki Ward has been promoted to Studio Manager, Interior Architecture and Design for the firm’s Phoenix office. In this new role, Ward will focus on helping lead the Phoenix office while continuing business development, managing key accounts and leading the growth of the interiors studio.
With an extensive interior design background in the Phoenix market, Ward joined Ware Malcomb in April 2015 as a Senior Project Manager and has quickly grown the firm’s interiors group into a significant market player. Ward previously worked as an Interior Architect and Project Manager at McCarthy Nordburg for over 13 years and then moved to Colliers International to work on a landlord team as a Marketing Coordinator for two years. Prior to joining Ware Malcomb, she worked as a Business Development professional at RJM Construction.
“With her unique experience in brokerage and construction, Niki has a proven ability to service all types of clients,” said Kevin Evernham, Regional Director of Ware Malcomb’s Phoenix office. “In a short time, Niki has made significant inroads into new market sectors and added key team members to Ware Malcomb’s Phoenix interiors group. We congratulate her on this well-deserved promotion and look forward to her continued success in her new role.”
Ward graduated with a Bachelor’s degree in Interior Design from Harrington Design in Chicago. She is active in the industry as a member of NAIOP, the commercial real estate development association, and AZCREW, the Commercial Real Estate Women (CREW) Network’s Arizona Chapter.