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Dan Shannon

Dan Shannon is an internationally recognized architect and serves as Managing Partner at MdeAS Architects in New York. With nearly four decades of experience, Dan provides creative and innovative solutions to complex architectural challenges. His commitment to the philosophies of modernism and urbanism enlivens his projects with integrity and character. Setting a high caliber for craft within architecture, Dan’s eye for detail is reflected in every project he manages.

Dan’s effective leadership and design transcends the firm with a reputation for meeting the client’s goals by working closely with them throughout the design process. He has worked alongside international developers to oversee the construction of more than 50 million square feet, including the renovation of the GM Building, winner of a 2007 MASterworks Award, “The Cubes” at 120 West 42nd Street, winner of the AIA’s Award of Excellence of Commercial Large Projects and the Outstanding Project Award from the GNYCUC, and most recently, 645 Fifth Avenue, Olympic Tower, which received Natural Stone Institute’s Pinnacle & Tucker Design Awards as well as DrivenxDesign’s Gold Award.