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SOM’s T.J. Gottesdiener Put a New Stamp on Downtown Manhattan

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Source: Commercial Observer

During T.J. Gottesdiener’s 35-year tenure at Skidmore, Owings & Merrill, where he is a partner, he has traveled the world, working on the designs of various large-scale domestic and international projects, such as the 607-foot-tall AIA Tower in Hong Kong and the $3 billion mixed-use Tokyo Midtown complex in Japan.

But the most notable project is one that towers above all of the rest—figuratively and literally.

Mr. Gottesdiener, who manages the firm’s New York office, worked with the team that redesigned the 1,776-foot tall 1 World Trade Center, which opened last year, and the encompassing site.  

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