Marc Simmons, BArch, BES


Marc Simmons is a founding partner of Front Inc., a design and façade engineering firm that engages in numerous aspects of the architectural design industry, including façade consulting, system design, energy analysis, procurement and project management services, as well as the authorship of its own design work. Additionally, he is the Thomas W. Ventulett III Distinguished Chair in Architectural Design at the Georgia Institute of Technology. He has also formerly taught at the Princeton University School of Architecture and Columbia University School of Architecture, and holds both Bachelor of Environmental Studies and professional Bachelor of Architecture degrees from the University of Waterloo, Canada. His specialist façade knowledge and experience in custom curtain wall and hybrid cladding system design is built upon previous work at Foster and Partners, Meinhardt Façade Technology, and the structural glass and façade consulting group at Dewhurst Macfarlane & Partners in New York.