Francis Cauffman Interior Design Leader Named to Prestigious Advisory Board

New York, NY, January 19, 2013 --( Award-winning architecture firm Francis Cauffman announced that its Director of Corporate Interiors for New York, Michael Bonomo, IIDA, has been appointed to Contract magazine’s editorial advisory board by editor-in-chief John Czarnecki. Bonomo, along with six other new members, will sit on the 20-member advisory board. This esteemed group of industry leaders offers expert guidance on issues and trends within the profession as well as direction for the Contract brand.

Contract specializes in commercial interiors and how design transforms the way people do business. The magazine, which has been in print for more than 50 years, currently serves over 30,000 subscribers in the architecture, engineering, and construction (AEC) industry and beyond.

“We’re very proud that one of our designer leaders has been appointed to Contract’s advisory board,” said Anthony Colciaghi, Principal at Francis Cauffman. “Michael will be instrumental in guiding Contract’s direction as a leading design publication. His appointment will continue to raise the profile of Francis Cauffman’s corporate interiors group in New York and internationally.”

For 15 years, Bonomo has designed corporate interiors for prominent clients. His work includes spaces for Bloomberg, LP, global accounting firm PricewaterhouseCoopers, and a joint showroom for Kate Spade and Michael Kors. Among his current projects are designs for New York University’s Dean’s Office, AOL, New York-based biotechnology company ContraFect, and global pharmaceutical company Boehringer Ingelheim.

About Francis Cauffman
Francis Cauffman, an award-winning architecture firm with offices in New York, Philadelphia and Washington D.C., has supported its clients since 1954 with innovative architecture, planning, and interior design services. The practice is recognized for being on the leading edge of new investigations in healthcare, academic research and teaching, corporate research, and corporate and advanced technology. Francis Cauffman has a staff of 110 architects, planners, and interior designers and is active in 20 states and three countries. Francis Cauffman’s clients include GlaxoSmithKline, The Almac Group, New York University, W.L. Gore & Associates, Inc., Young Conaway Stargatt & Taylor LLP, Fox Rothschild LP, Morris James LLP, and North Shore Long Island Jewish Health System.
Laura Dyer