Published on:

30th Apr 2024

14 | Sandee Markwith | Visionary Approach to Architecture and Design

In today's episode of Fingerprints on Success, Bill Barrett has an insightful conversation with Sandee Markwith, the visionary founder of Studio 1200, a premier architecture and interior design firm based in Short Hills, New Jersey. Recognized as one of the top 50 Women in Business by NJBIZ and a two-time top real estate influencer by ROI and J, Sandee's innovative approach has propelled Studio 1200 to the forefront of the industry.

During the episode, Sandee will share her remarkable path from childhood passion for design to leading a renowned design firm. Listeners will learn about her early influences, including mentorship and pivotal career decisions that led to founding Studio 1200.

She will also discuss the challenges and triumphs of entrepreneurship, highlighting her organic growth from freelancing to establishing a thriving firm. Sandee's journey underscores the importance of mentorship, resilience, and adaptability in the competitive world of commercial real estate and design.

Bill and Sandee discuss the evolving landscape of architecture, touching on topics such as the impact of AI on design processes and the shift towards experiential workplace strategies.

Listeners will find out how Sandee's commitment to diversity in project scope has been a key factor in Studio 1200's success, navigating challenges like the 2008 recession and fostering a culture of innovation and mentorship.

 Listen now and enjoy!

What You’ll Learn in this Show:

  • The pivotal role of mentorship in Sandee's career and how it shaped her entrepreneurial journey

  • How Sandee navigated challenges like the 2008 recession and diversified her firm's project portfolio

  • Insights into the future of architecture and design, including the impact of AI and evolving workplace strategies

  • Studio 1200's commitment to community involvement and giving back through partnerships and charitable work

  • Sandee's guiding principles for success and her passion for nurturing talent within her firm

  • And so much more...


Website: https://www.studio1200.com 

Get connected with Sandee: https://www.linkedin.com/in/sandee-markwith-b732129/

Get connected with Bill: https://www.linkedin.com/in/william-barrett-94412610/

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About the Podcast

Fingerprints On Success
Welcome to “Fingerprints on Success,” the podcast that highlights the distinctive imprints left by influential business leaders, mentors, and thriving entrepreneurs.

Your host is none other than Bill Barrett, an award-winning corporate and business law attorney, and the CEO of Mandelbaum Barrett PC. Join us every week as we explore the captivating stories and insights of a diverse array of serial entrepreneurs, seasoned professionals, inspiring leaders, and accomplished coaches.

Together, we'll uncover the hidden secrets and strategies that have propelled our guests to success in both their professional and personal lives.

At Mandelbaum Barrett PC, Bill and his team have been providing comprehensive legal services to businesses and individuals across the country. Now, they are excited to bring that same level of knowledge and experience to these podcast discussions.

Get ready to be inspired, informed, and motivated. It's time to dive into the stories that have shaped success. Without further ado, let's get to the show!"
Learn more: https://www.mblawfirm.com/

About your host

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William Barrett

Chief Executive Officer and Corporate Law attorney William S. Barrett provides strategic advice to companies and organizations of all sizes from formation to dissolution and every stage in between. He has over 20 years of experience representing a wide range of businesses with a unique focus in mergers and acquisitions. He is known for the personal attention that he gives his clients and the energy he brings to every deal. Bill has a reputation as a deal maker who knows how to be creative and get things done.

Bill often serves the role as outside general corporate counsel to his clients and advises them on issues concerning contracts, employment law compliance, developing policies, executive compensation programs and agreements, as well as business succession and related tax planning. His representative clients include commercial organizations and entrepreneurs in the areas of manufacturing, industry, service, banking, finance, insurance, construction, real estate development, as well as healthcare professionals of varying disciplines and organizations. Throughout his career, Bill has successfully managed the purchase or sale of hundreds of businesses, professional practices and facilities.

In the healthcare space, Bill is well recognized as a transactional lawyer in dental and medical practice transitions, practice sales and purchases, associate buy-ins, start-ups, and the structuring of dental services organizations (DSOs) and management services organizations (MSOs).

He is the author of “Pain-Free Dental Deals: An Entrepreneurial Dentist’s Guide to Buying, Selling and Merging Practices” and “The DSO Decision: Winning Answers from Every Angle.” He has written many articles addressing the legal and business needs of licensed professionals and facilities. He regularly speaks on a wide variety of topics to professional tradeshows, associations, study groups, societies, as well as students and residents at dental schools across the country.