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Professional Profiles


Professional Profile: Ben Wauford 2008


  • Title: Principal
  • Company: Cooper Carry
  • Location: 50 West 17th St., 12th Floor, New York, NY 10011
  • Birthplace: Lebanon, Tenn., 1957

Family: Single

College: Masters of Architecture, Georgia Institute of Technology; bachelor of Architecture, Georgia Institute of Technology

First job outside of real estate: Lifeguard

First job in real estate or allied field: Architect

What do you do now and what are you planning for the future? I am the principal-in-charge of a 22-man architecture practice focusing on mixed-use projects and hope to change the world.

Hobbies: Cycling, reading, watercolors

Favorite book: Currently reading “Einstein” by Walter Isaacson

Key to success: Think smart!

If you had to choose another vocation what would it be? Chef – the architect of food