• History
  • Philosophy
  • Clients
  • Team
History

Founded by David Ports in 1995, David Ports Architect, Inc. has spent the years since building a solid reputation as the dependable choice for delivering a quality project on time, and on budget, to its clients.

We have built over a thousand restaurants and retail stores throughout the U.S.  We do it all—from freestanding, ground-up new builds to interior fit-ups.  We strive to make the process—from prototype to project completion—as seamless and stress-free as possible.

A testimony to our work is the fact that we continue to enjoy working relationships with many of those we have served in the past.  This is the foundation for our business, and we strive to continue to build these relationships.


Philosophy

Client satisfaction is the primary goal at David Ports Architect, Inc.  We make ourselves available for questions, concerns, and assistance.  Always.  No exceptions. 

We view every new project as an opportunity to exceed our Client’s expectations, be it a small tenant fit-up or large-scale new build.  Our clients know that we can be trusted to deliver in every aspect of project management.

We take pride in having the expertise to guide any franchisee from the prototype phase of their project all the way to grand opening day.


Clients

Team
  • President
    • Registered Architect since 1984
    • DPA Principal since 1994
    • President and Company Founder
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  • Intern Architect
    • Professional Experience - Intern Architect since 2011
    • Joined the DPA team in 2017
    • Commercial, Retail Projects
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  • Project Manager
    • Professional Experience – Bachelor of Architecture 2003
    • Joined the DPA team in 2003
    • Shopping Center, Retail, Restaurant Projects
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  • Registered Architect
    • Professional Experience – Intern Architect since 2011, Registered Architect since 2016
    • Joined the DPA team in 2012
    • Commercial, Restaurant Projects
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  • Intern Architect
    • Professional Experience – Intern Architect since 2011
    • Joined the DPA team in 2013
    • Commercial, Retail Projects
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  • Marcella Vincent

    Office Manager