Jaros Baum & Bolles
Brendan Weiden has served as a Partner at JB&B since 1989. Mr. Weiden joined the firm in 1979, and he has acted as the Partner-in-Charge or Project Manager on a wide variety of projects, including major financial services institutions, medical centers and laboratories, museums and government buildings. As a leader of JB&B’s building infrastructure team, he has been engaged in the repositioning of legacy buildings including landmarked properties such as Rockefeller Center, The Ford Foundation and 28 Liberty (formerly known as One Chase Manhattan Plaza).
Mr. Weiden has extensive experience with new and existing high-rise office buildings, including many real estate developers, Fortune 500 corporations, cultural institutions, start-ups and TAMI tenants. A few of his high-profile commercial office projects include 3 and 4 World Trade Center, 7 Times Square, and the plaza at 767 Fifth Avenue, home of Apple’s “Cube” store. He has also led the design of buildings that provide critical public safety functions, such as the NYPD Joint Operations Center, the Public Safety Answering Center II (911 call center), and the City of New York’s Office of Emergency Management Command Center building.
Mr. Weiden holds a Bachelor of Science degree in Electrical Engineering from Manhattan College and a Master’s degree in Business Administration from the Stern School of Business at New York University. He is a licensed Professional Engineer in the State of New York. For the last 25 years, he has been a member of the fire alarm Revision Steering and Code Interpretation Committee for the Fire Alarm Code of New York City, and currently is a member of two NYC 2018 code re-write committees: The Flood Resistant Construction Advisory Committee and the Fire Protection Technical Committee.