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Joseph Lauro, AIA, LEED® AP

Managing Director, Principal

As a Co-Managing Director of the New York office and one of the firm’s most versatile architects, Joe embodies Gensler’s philosophy that diversity fosters innovation. He leads large-scale campus and base building assignments for developers such as Boston Properties, Hongkun Group, Related Companies, Rubenstein Partners, Triple 5, and Vanbarton Group. He is a go-to resource for market expertise to developers, landlords, and tenants helping position properties to maximize rents, accelerate leasing, and develop creative headquarters. Joe’s high-profile projects include 25 Kent, 601 Lexington Avenue, 399 Park Avenue, the FIAO Il Centro Community Center, and American Dream. He is a member of the Urban Land Institute, the Construction Specifications Institute, and the U.S. Green Building Council. Joe serves on the Board for ACE Mentor Programs NYC Chapter, the Make-A-Wish NY Real Estate Council, and the Salvadori Center. He is a graduate of the New York Institute of Technology.


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