Enzo Marfella, AIA
Design Principal – Charlotte Office
As Design Principal for INTEC Group, Enzo’s creativity, passion, direction and mentorship have played a crucial role in our company’s growth and success. An Architect with over 20 years of architectural design, project management and due diligence experience, Enzo oversees firm-wide design development for all three locations and ensures that each design meets INTEC Group’s high standards of quality. Alongside his ability to assist in the management and growth of the Charlotte Office, his project experience is primarily of high profile projects ranging from large scale mixed use development, transportation, master planning, higher education and hospitality to corporate workplace strategies and rebranding. As a creative leader, he uses design as a catalyst for improved performance for INTEC clients and staff. Focused on building new and long term client relationships, Enzo guides the firm’s belief that smart design technologies and visualization strengthens the collaborative process.
Enzo attended Skidmore College, where he earned his Bachelor of Arts in Business, with a minor in Fine Arts. He then completed his Masters of Architecture with a minor in Environmental Design at North Carolina State University. As a student, he was awarded the Tau Sigma Delta Bronze Medal for Design Thesis Excellence, the Kamphoefer Prize Recipient for Excellence in Design and the Odell Fellowship Award. As a professional, he has won numerous AIA Design and Sustainable Design awards, the McGraw Hill Design Excellence Award, and the Urban Land Institute Excellence in Development Award. Enzo continues to be an invited guest juror for many local academic institutions and is a member of the American Institute of Architects and the Charlotte Region Commercial Board of Realtors.
Enzo is focused on INTEC’s Vision of enhancing the human condition and improving people’s businesses and lives through the built environment. He has authored INTEC’s design methodology leading the firm to develop dynamic, innovative and cost effective solutions that consistently exceed our clients’ expectations. Enzo creates and maintains successful relationships with our clients by listening to their goals, conceptualizing their vision, aligning strong concepts to the client’s marketing plan and translating these concepts into a transformative space. Enzo finds inspiration from different cultures, his community and from his children. He is excited about the firm’s growth and enjoys bringing the best out of the talent in the office.
In his spare time…
Enzo loves spending time with his children and family – they are his greatest joy. He values spending time with his friends and being part of his neighborhood and community. He is also interested in travel, nutrition, fitness, music, cooking and the visual arts.
If he wasn’t working in this industry, he would…
Be in the medical profession or continuing to manage some sort of creative process, working in film, or painting in an art studio.