Summer News: Recent Hires, Promotions, and Projects


Welcome to Team 360!

Alex FornoffAlex Fornoff – Project Engineer

Alex joined 360 Engineering in January, with experience in construction working for a mechanical and plumbing contractor. He is a Colorado School of Mines graduate with a degree in Mechanical Engineering. On why he chose this career, “I chose mechanical engineering as a profession because of the broad range of applications. Many systems can be encountered in the world, and having that deeper understanding is very appealing to me.” Outside of work, Alex is passionate about skiing. He grew up near Philadelphia, and skiing was a driving force to coming to Colorado.

 

Ryan TaylorRyan Taylor – Project Engineer

Ryan joined 360 Engineering in February with a robust knowledge of current software, including 3D SolidWorks modeling and NX 12 3D. He also earned a B.S. in Mechanical Engineering from the Colorado School of Mines and was on the Dean’s List. Ryan chose mechanical engineering because “I enjoy the process of problem-solving and implementing the best/most efficient designs.” Ryan grew up in Golden, Colorado, and his interests outside of work include cars, motorcycle riding (on and off-road), and snowboarding.


Meghan StumpfMeghan Stumpf – Administrative Coordinator

Meghan joined our team in March, right when COVID-19 ramped up, and we were working from home, she made it through her first months corresponding with everyone in Microsoft Teams. She is a graduate of Culver-Stockton College in Missouri, with a B.A. in Communication, emphasis in Media. Meghan’s recent experience includes working in the non-profit and public sectors. At her first job out of college, Meghan worked in several positions at a TV station, including as a weather anchor. She grew up in Quincy, Illinois, and her side-gig is acting, a passion she’s been pursuing since 9 years old.

 


Promotions

Joe WittenbergJoe Wittenberg, PE (CO) – Project Manager

Joe joined 360 Engineering in 2016 as a project engineer and has developed into a leader in the firm. He is a respected mentor and a skilled manager of projects of all sizes, maintaining close design team coordination, project schedules, and budgets. His market sector expertise ranges from education, municipal, and the federal government to commercial buildings and workplaces. Read More.

 

 

Ryan DunneRyan Dunne, PE (CO) – Project Manager

Ryan joined 360 Engineering in 2017. With a technical engineering sales background, he is a client-focused mechanical engineer experienced in systems design, equipment selection, systems troubleshooting, and testing, and project management from conception through design and commissioning. Ryan has executed projects in public and private sectors, with experience in aviation, public safety, laboratories, commercial buildings, and office spaces. Read More.

 

 

Kerri ZoeteweyKerri Zoetewey – Senior Project Engineer

Kerri joined 360 Engineering in 2018 and has close to 20 years of mechanical engineering experience overall. She has worked on a wide-range of project types, including tenant finish, office buildings, retail, restaurants, churches, and schools. As a Senior Project Engineer, Kerri plays a key role in seeing projects from concept through design and construction. She is responsible for coordinating with the design team and conducting all associated field investigations, calculations, equipment selections, layout, and drafting. Read More.

 

Brennen GuyBrennen Guy – Project Engineer II

Brennen joined the 360 Engineering team in 2018, bringing his passion for mechanical engineering design to every project. Brennen finds it satisfying to see a project through the stages of concept to construction, especially knowing other people will benefit from a design he was a part of. He also enjoys being constantly challenged with tasks that are logic and math-based. As a Project Engineer, Brennen’s focus includes field investigations, calculations, equipment selections and layout, and drafting.

 


Recent Project Highlights

Crocs HQCrocs – Corporate Headquarters

Read about Crocs new home away from home.

Mechanical and plumbing design for Crocs new 88,000-square-foot headquarters in Broomfield, CO.
Client: Venture Architecture

 

Denver Botanic Gardens Freyer Newman CenterDenver Botanic Gardens – Freyer-Newman Center

Read about the new Center for Science, Art, and Education.

Plumbing design for the new 50,000-square-foot Freyer-Newman Center, and renovation of lower-level at Boettcher Memorial in Denver, CO.
Client: Davis Partnership Architects

 

16 Market Square Cooling Tower16 Market Square – New Cooling Tower

Read about the 16 Market Square Cooling Tower Replacement.

Mechanical design and commissioning for a cooling tower replacement at a 260,000-square-foot building in Denver, CO.
Client: Lincoln Properties

 

 

 

 


New Office Location

Also, just in case you haven’t heard, we moved to a new office location in January:

751 Pine Ridge Rd, Suite 360

Golden, CO  80403

360 Engineering Office

Announcement: Joe Wittenberg and Zach Burgess Pass PE Exam


Joe Wittenberg

Joe joined 360 Engineering in 2016, with a background of HVAC equipment design as part of a research and development team. In his time at 360 Engineering, Joe has worked on a diverse range of project types, including many tenant improvements, renovations, mechanical and plumbing upgrades, and new construction. Recently, Joe has worked on multiple K-12 projects for school districts, including Denver Public Schools and 27J. He has also completed mechanical and plumbing design for two Denver Public Library remodels and several National Park Service projects.

Zach Burgess

Zach joined 360 Engineering in 2019, bringing his wealth of knowledge in HVAC design for education, commercial, retail, and healthcare markets. Zach’s ability to listen carefully to each client’s needs and passion for problem-solving enables him to craft custom solutions for each project. Zach’s recent projects include mechanical and plumbing design services for the new Waggener Farm Park Recreation Center, Denver Public Schools’ Hamilton Middle School Renovation, and the USFS Rio Grande Supervisor’s Office.

Announcement: 360 Engineering’s Recent Promotions


Spencer Rioux, PE, LEED AP BD+C

Project Manager

Spencer joined 360 Engineering in 2014.  Spencer’s project approach is people-oriented, and he excels in communication and coordination with clients. He is knowledgable in system layouts, equipment selection, energy modeling, engineering report writing, specifications, drafting, design team coordination, and construction administration.

 

Stacey Richardson

Business Development Associate

Stacey joined 360 Engineering in 2016.  She is responsible for marketing and business development related communication and tasks, as well as assisting the technical staff with reports, specifications, and other deliverables.

 

Ryan Dunne, PE

Project Engineer II

Ryan joined 360 Engineering in 2017. With a technical engineering sales background, Ryan is a client-focused mechanical engineer experienced in systems design, equipment selection, systems troubleshooting, and testing, and project management from conception through design and commissioning.

 

Joe Wittenberg, FE

Project Engineer II

Joe joined 360 Engineering in 2016.  He has worked on a diverse range of project types, including many tenant improvements, renovations, and mechanical and plumbing upgrades.  Joe conducts all associated field investigations, calculations, equipment selections and layout, and drafting.

Announcement: 360 Engineering Welcomes Three New Engineers


We are thrilled to introduce our new team members!

 

Ben Smiley

Project Engineer – Mechanical

Ben joined 360 Engineering in April.  He is a graduate of Colorado School of Mines, with a Bachelor of Science in Mechanical Engineering.  Ben brings valuable knowledge of the entire construction process with experience working for a General Contractor.

 

Preston Kosiara

Project Engineer – Mechanical

Preston joined 360 Engineering in May.  He is a graduate of Colorado School of Mines, with a Bachelor of Science in Mechanical Engineering and Minor in Mathematical Sciences.  Preston’s background is in standards production, and mechanical and plumbing design for a Mechanical/Electrical/Plumbing firm.

 

Zach Burgess

Project Engineer II – Mechanical

Zach joined 360 Engineering in May.  He is a graduate of Auburn University with a Bachelor of Science in Mechanical Engineering and is currently pursuing his Master of Business Administration.  Zach has experience in HVAC design for education, commercial, retail, and healthcare markets.

Announcement: Spencer Rioux and Ryan Dunne Pass PE Exam


Spencer Rioux, PE (CO), LEED AP BD+C

As a Project Engineer at 360 Engineering since 2014, Spencer applies his knowledge of system selection and layout, equipment selection, energy modeling, engineering report writing, specifications, drafting, design team coordination, and construction administration. Spencer has a people-oriented approach to his work and excels in communication and coordination with clients. He tackles challenges optimistically and performs a careful analysis to troubleshoot issues and determine optimal solutions. Spencer’s experience spans a variety of market sectors including education, government, laboratory, retail, and commercial office.

Ryan Dunne, PE (CO)

Ryan joined 360 Engineering in 2017. With a technical engineering sales background, Ryan is a client-focused mechanical engineer experienced in systems design, equipment selection, systems troubleshooting, and testing, and project management from conception through design and commissioning.  As a Project Engineer, Ryan plays an integral role at 360 Engineering, working with long-time client, FirstBank Holding Company on projects across Colorado, and with Denver International Airport on multiple projects on the Jacobs Engineering Group A/E Design team, including Concourse B and C expansions.

Congratulations: Melissa Kisicki Celebrates 10-Years With 360 Engineering


Melissa Kisicki – Director of Administration

Wearer of many hats, Melissa has been integral to the development and continued success of 360 Engineering.  She is the manager of Marketing and IT, and handles all Office Administration, Human Resources, Accounting, and Professional Licenses for 360 Engineering. Melissa’s loyalty and dedication are evident, as she is the go-to person for advice, questions, and overall office support.  She does whatever it takes to make sure the business is running smoothly.

Congratulations on your 10-year anniversary!