STV|DPM News & Events

DPM Welcomes Four Project Managers
July 23, 2014

(L-R) Barbara Rodi Dadasis, SPM; Aby Bhat, CAFM PM; Karen O'Leary, PM; Nicole Witaszek, APM

Senior Project Manager, Barbara Rodi Dadasis brings over 25 years of corporate real estate, leasing, design, construction and project management experience to DPM.  Prior to joining Diversified, Barbara successfully managed many programming, space planning, relocation and design projects for clients such as Manulife John Hancock Financial, MIT, Ropes and Gray and Serono, Inc.  Prior to that, she spent nearly two decades working with IBM/Lotus Development where she served as Real Estate Manger and Program Manager for a vast portfolio consisting of 44 facilities throughout North America.  

Aby Bhat, CAFM Project Manager, joined DPM’s Newton office and is working on DPM’s CAFM tools and process and servicing the growing list of clients in the Real Estate Technology business sector. Aby has experience with architectural firms in India providing design and project coordination for a dental hospital along with a number of other clients and planning spaces for Children’s Healthcare of Atlanta-Georgia Tech. She has an Architecture degree and obtained her masters in Building Construction Integrated with Facility Management from Georgia Tech.

Karen O’Leary has joined DPM’s Newton office as Project Manager.  A graduate of Northeastern University with a Bachelor of Science in Business Administration, Karen possesses more than 10 years of experience planning space and managing moves.  She has extensive experience specializing in logistical planning for furniture reconfigurations, installations, and move management at companies such as Novartis, Verizon and Harvard Law School.   

Nicole Witaszek, Assistant Project Manager, has joined DPM’s East Hartford office.  Having spent her summer internships with firms such as M Swabb Décor and Style and Spagnolo Gisness and Associates, she brings five years of experience in Interior Design and space planning to DPM.  Nikki is a graduate of The Art Institute of California, San Diego with B.S. in Interior Design.

DPM Selected by Danbury Hospital for Relocations within New Clinical Tower
Press Release
June 23, 2014

DPM Project Executive Mark DuPre’, Senior Project, Planner Rick Davidow and Assistant Project Manager, Nicole Witaszek are working with the end users as well as all supporting departments and facilities staff within the hospital to determine the move requirements, develop and define the move schedule, and carry out the process of moving staff patients and equipment while keeping the hospital fully operational.


DPM Congratulates Newly Promoted Project Managers
June 6, 2014

DPM is pleased to announce that Michelle Clark and Julia Driesch of the Newton office have both been promoted.

Michelle A. Clark has been promoted to the role of Senior Project Manager and Julia Driesch has been promoted to the role of Project Manager. 

DPM Continues Relationship with Connecticut College for Shain Library Renovation Project
March 12, 2014
Press Release

As part of a $9.1M makeover, Connecticut College is renovating the 100,000 square-foot Charles E. Shain Library building.

Photo by Schwartz/Silver Architects

DPM Selected by Capitol Region Education Council to Manage School Relocations
DPM providing relocation management services for various schools within CREC system
February 25, 2014
Press Release

DPM is working with the CREC Medical Professions and Teacher Preparation Academy as well as the CREC Public Safety Academy, providing full FF&E Coordination and Move Management services in preparation for their upcoming relocations. The CREC Medical Professions and Teacher Preparation Academy is moving from Windsor to New Britain and the CREC Public Safety Academy will relocate within Enfield. Each school will occupy newly constructed, state-of-the-art facilities in their respective locations.

DPM Adds Five to Project Management Staff
February 24, 2014
Press Release

DPM welcomes (L-R) Dee Brooks, Kim Dustin, Corina Dymerets, Linh Nguyen and Elvis Rodrigues to its project management staff.

2014 Promotions
DPM Promotes Four Company-Wide
January 3, 2014
Press Release

We are pleased to announce the promotions of Denise A. Booras, PMP to Project Executive; John Q. Nicastro, LEED AP to Senior Project Manager; Rick Davidow to Senior Project Planner; and Brandon Needleman to Project Manager.

DPM Awarded OPM Contract by Stanley Black & Decker
December 11, 2013
Press Release

Diversified Project Management (DPM), a Hartford, CT Owner’s Representative firm, has been contracted to serve as the Owner’s Project Manager (OPM) for the construction of a new 36,000 SF addition to the existing Stanley Black & Decker, Stanley Access Technologies manufacturing facility in Farmington, CT.

DPM Adds Three
Schmidt, Louis and Cowee join Project Management Staff
November 19, 2013
Press Release

Diversified Project Management (DPM), one of New England's leading Owner’s Representative firms, announced the addition of Patrick Schmidt, Misha Louis and Rebecca Cowee to its project management staff.

Greg Lewis Joins DPM as Project Executive
Greg brings 16 years of comprehensive experience in real estate planning, building design, & sustainable operations services for laboratory & life science facilities
November 6, 2013
Press Release

Relying on 16 years of building design and construction project management experience, Greg is a results-driven professional, most recently having served as Director of Facilities Planning & Site Services at Shire Pharmaceuticals in Lexington where he led the development effort of the campus and its facilities teams. He also led its global planning, design and project management efforts in Europe and South America.