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Professional Profile: Maria Wilpon 2016


  • Title: Principal
  • Company: Stantec Architecture
  • Location: 475 Fifth Avenue, 12th Floor, New York, NY
  • Birthplace: Madrid, Spain
Maria Wilpon, Stantec Architecture

Education: Masters in Architecture

First job: Paul Heyer Architects

What do you do now and what are you planning for the future? I’m the principal for Stantec Architecture. I’m planning in continue growing my studio with focus on three market sectors: Commercial, education and healthcare

How do you unwind from a busy day? Go for a run

Favorite book or author: “The Millionaire Real Estate Agent: It’s Not About the Money…It’s About Being the Best You Can Be!”

Favorite movie: “Forrest Gump”

Last song you purchased/downloaded? “Don’t let me down”

One word to describe your work environment: Innovation

Rules to live by in business: Balance, passion, commitment

If you could invite one person to dinner (living or dead, but not related to you) who would it be and where would you go? Major Bloomberg to Le Bernardin

What is your DREAM job? (something other than your current job) Work with Therapy animals