The Coca-Cola Company, Jones Lang LaSalle, and Janko Rasic Architects, PLLC Launch a New Pre-Built Program at 711 Fifth Avenue New York, NY

The Coca-Cola Company, Jones Lang LaSalle, and Janko Rasic Architects, PLLC Launch a New Pre-Built Program at 711 Fifth Avenue New York, NY
711 Fifth Avenue, a boutique office building located in Midtown Manhattan, has a rich history which was recently profiled in a New York Times article by Christopher Gray titled "Where the Orchestras Played and the Mice Presided". When the building was first built, it served as the headquarters and recording studios for the National Broadcasting Company (NBC).

Side by side with the JLL leasing and property management team, Janko Rasic Architects has designed 4 upscale office suites which will occupy the building’s entire 6th floor. The office suites will vary in size and can be easily combined to create larger suite should the need arise. The 6th floor space is currently demolished and construction on the pre-built office suites is to begin this spring.

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Working with Not-For-Profits, Janko Rasic Architects, PLLC Gives Back

Working with Not-For-Profits, Janko Rasic Architects, PLLC Gives Back
Janko Rasic, AIA and Timothy Rasic, AIA volunteered their time and lent their expertise in office planning, consulting with two not-for-profits with very different missions.

Janko Rasic, AIA worked with The Group For the East Endon the interior office planning at their Southold Office. The office is in an adapted 1840's Federal Style house just outside of Southold's Historic District. Janko Rasic was a longtime Board member of The Group For the South Fork, the predecessor to The Group For the East End.

"Group for the East End protects and restores the environment of eastern Long Island through education, citizen action and professional advocacy. We inspire people to embrace a conservation ethic. The Group was established in 1972 as Group for America's South Fork."


Timothy Rasic, AIA worked with The National September 11 Memorial & Museumreviewing proposed office reconfigurations to maximize usage of their office space. Their current office is located at 1 Liberity Plaza overlooking Ground Zero, the Memorial, and Museum. Timothy Rasic's sister, Lynn Rasic, is Senior Vice President of Public Affairs & Communication for The Nation September 11 Memorial & Museum.

"The Memorial Mission

Remember and honor the thousands of innocent men, women, and children murdered by terrorists in the horrific attacks of February 26, 1993 and September 11, 2001.

Respect this place made sacred through tragic loss.

Recognize the endurance of those who survived, the courage of those who risked their lives to save others, and the compassion of all who supported us in our darkest hours.

May the lives remembered, the deeds recognized, and the spirit reawakened be eternal beacons, which reaffirm respect for life, strengthen our resolve to preserve freedom, and inspire an end to hatred, ignorance and intolerance.


The Memorial Museum Mission

The National September 11 Memorial Museum at the World Trade Center will bear solemn witness to the terrorist attacks of September 11, 2001, and February 26, 1993. The Museum will honor thenearly 3,000victims of these attacks and all those who risked their lives to save others. It will further recognize the thousands who survived and all who demonstrated extraordinary compassion in the aftermath. Demonstrating the consequences of terrorism on individual lives and its impact on communities at the local, national, and international levels, the Museum will attest to the triumph of human dignity over human depravity and affirm an unwavering commitment to the fundamental value of human life.
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Watermill Trading, LLC To Open New York City Office


Williams Trading LLC based in Stanford, CT launched a new division, Watermill Trading LLC, run by Ben Bram –previously a managing director at Goldman Sachs. Janko Rasic Architects, PLLC was retained by Watermill Trading to assist them and their real estate team in evaluating potential locations for the New York City Offices. Ultimately, the top floor of 30 West 21st Street was selected. The landmark loft building was originally slated to be converted to luxury condominiums. Given market conditions, the owner decided that an office building was the best use. Watermill’s space commands views of the Empire State Building and has two skylights providing an abundance of natural daylight to the Trading Floor. Future plans include a roof deck for use by Watermill. The Landlord expects the office to be a show piece for the building, attracting other tenants. Janko Rasic Architects, PLLC is acting design Architect and project manager on behalf of Watermill while the Landlord and its consultants build-out the space for the tenant.

Banco Bradesco & Bradesco Securities, Inc. Expansion

Banco Bradesco & Bradesco Securities, Inc. Expansion
Janko Rasic Architects, PLLC was commissioned to plan, design, and provide project management services for Banco Bradesco’s expansion at the top of 450 Park Avenue. The project includes the new offices and trading floor of the rapidly growing and highly successful Bradesco Securities, Inc.. Bradesco Securities, Inc., a wholly-owned subsidiary of Banco Bradesco, operates as a broker dealer in the United States.

Banco Bradesco takes social-environmental responsibility seriously. “[The bank] permanently strive[s] to include sustainability in [its] daily routine and corporate practices, taking in consideration not only economic, but also environmental and social aspect.”

The new offices reflect the bank’s philosophy. The design incorporates state-of-the-art high efficiency, long lasting LED lighting in place of fluorescent lighting at the common corridors. Daylight sensors at the perimeter of building will automatically reduce the amount of artificial light used and energy consumed in the space as natural daylight is harvested. The extensive use of glass brings natural light and views into the center of the building.

830 Third Avenue New York, NY

830 Third Avenue New York, NY
Janko Rasic Architects completes Pre-Built Office Suite for RREEF on the 8th Floor at 830 Third Avenue New York, NY

"RREEF Alternative Investments is the global alternative investment management business of Deutsche Bank’s Asset Management division.RREEF Alternative Investments consists ofthree businesses: Real Estate, Infrastructure and Private Equity"

https://www.rreef.com/cps/rde/xchg/ai_en/hs.xsl/index.html

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Janko Rasic Architects' Incorporate Green / Living Wall into Bangkok Bank's Downtown New York Office

Janko Rasic Architects' Incorporate Green / Living Wall into Bangkok Bank's Downtown New York Office
For more information regarding green walls see the following link

http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Green_wall
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