Founder and CEO
94 Cedar Lane West
New York native Rich Cieciuch (pronounced “che-chu”) is informed by expertise that spans building and landscape design, construction management, project director/client representation, furniture and interior design, and music. Rich has a proven track record of successfully delivering complex, highly aesthetic, energy efficient, and high quality projects. His work has taken him across the country, including New York City, Brooklyn, Washington DC, Maryland, California, Washington, Arizona, and Colorado.
Rich was born in 1958 in New York City and raised in Oyster Bay, Long Island. A graduate of Bucknell University (Bachelor of Science in Civil Engineering with an emphasis on structural and architectural engineering) and the Urban Land Institute Real Estate Continuing Education Program (real estate finance)
Rich began his career as a structural engineer in Aspen, Colorado, working on notable residential, commercial, and bridge projects. In order to expand into real estate development and project management, Rich worked with The McArthur-Glen Group in Washington DC, managing the design and construction of retail outlet centers in Colorado, Maryland, and Washington State. After moving back to Colorado, Rich founded ProjectWorks in 1991 to provide owner consultancy in project management and later expanded the company, forming Project-Workshop, Inc. in 2002 to encompass design/build and construction management endeavors. The recent formation of Re:Fab, LLC further sharpens the focus of utilizing the integrated design build process to create buildings with digital fabrication techniques utilizing off site fabrication and on site assembly.
Throughout the years, the company has successfully completed a wide range of projects. Rich’s passion for excellent design and cutting-edge building technology goes hand in hand with his commitment to implementing environmentally responsible design and building techniques to create beautifully scaled, functional, and highly livable buildings. He brings a breadth of knowledge and formidable communication and interpersonal skills, as well as efficiency and professionalism, and he has demonstrated repeatedly his ability to build and lead highly competent project teams collaboratively toward a successful outcome.