IA has promoted Scott Rigsby to co-managing director of its Charlotte, N.C., U.S., office. Rigsby has played a vital role in the development and growth of the office; he has brought leadership and in-depth design and management skills to projects. In his new role, he will continue to build on the strengths of the studio’s talented and multidisciplined team as well as further the firm’s presence in the local market.
Rigsby has a thorough understanding of corporate needs based on 30 years of experience in architecture, design, and project management for local and global clients which, combined with his strategic thinking, has been a key contributor to IA’s increasing success in the dynamic Southeast market. With Doug Gigi, co-managing director of IA’s Charlotte office, Scott will be instrumental in furthering the development of IA’s strength in local and national markets.
“Having worked in this industry for over 30 years and understanding the tremendous opportunity in the Charlotte market and Southeast region, the decision to partner with Doug has proven to be better than imagined,” says Rigsby. “The culture in our office, the quality and dedication of the entire staff, partnered with our commitment to growing this office, is proving to be an incredible combination in Charlotte. We see great opportunities ahead!”