187 East Market Street
Rhinebeck, NY 12572
Prior to founding Optimus Architecture, principal architect David A. Souers, AIA, had a twenty year career in commercial and corporate architecture. Mr. Souers worked with nationally recognized design firms including I.M. Pei & Partners, ADD Inc and Cambridge Seven, all in Boston, on office projects including the Christian Science Center, the John Hancock Tower, Digital World Headquarters and Charles Square. In New York, Mr. Souers worked with the Edgewater Companies, a real estate development firm developing office buildings for corporate clients including IBM, Allstate and CNA Insurance. This background has provided a solid foundation for all of Optimus Architecture’s professional services.
Optimus has designed a broad variety of commercial buildings. We are experienced in all activities of commercial design and development from site acquisition and feasibility studies, to site plan approvals, to budgeting, programming and design. Our planning, design, construction documents and administration are geared for value, constructability and aesthetic quality.
Our commercial projects and clients have included banks, offices, retail, data processing, a major utility company, and animal hospitals in Orange, Dutchess, Ulster, Greene and Columbia counties.