The Principals

Berardo Graziani

Berardo Graziani
Principal, B. Arch., OAA, MRAIC, Architect

Berardo Graziani was educated in Europe and Canada. He studied architecture at the University of Toronto, graduating with an Honours Bachelor of Architecture in 1986. His design expertise and knowledge of global architecture has influenced many of G+C’s successful residential, commercial and institutional projects. In synch with the fast-paced development currently taking place in urban centres, Berardo has been sought after in both the public and private sectors for his extensive experience with urban issues and development.

Contact: bgraziani@gc-architects.com

Enzo Corazza

Enzo Corazza
Principal, B.Arch., OAA, MRAIC, Architect

Enzo Corazza studied at the University of Toronto and received an Honors Bachelor of Architecture degree in 1986. As a founding partner of G+C, Enzo’s commitment to design excellence has played a leading role in establishing the firm’s high standards of innovative design and on-time, cost-effective project delivery. Using expertise acquired in the residential sector, he has been instrumental in exporting G+C’s design aesthetic and sensibilities to condominium and mixed-use projects.

Contact: ecorazza@gc-architects.com

Domenic Biase

Domenic Biase
Principal, CET

Domenic Biase studied Building Code and Fire Protection and graduated with an Honours Degrees in Fire Protection Technology in 1987. His keen interest and leadership based on system performance, new technologies and advanced materials research has been instrumental in establishing G+C’s reputation as an innovator in the design and assembly of high-performing buildings. Domenic has years of experience taking projects through the regulatory system, and has worked with many private clients, developers and authorities having jurisdiction to achieve solutions to complex project issues.

Contact: dbiase@gc-architects.com

The Associates

Jerry Chong

Jerry Chong
Dip. Arch. Technology, Associate

Graduating in 1985 with a Diploma in Architectural Technology from Fanshawe College, Jerry brings an extraordinary depth of knowledge to the firm. Coordinating with consultants, he is responsible for leading the production of all construction-related contracts. His rapid response in responding to requests, and transferring information to consultants has helped G+C maintain an unparalleled standing within the development industry.

Contact: jchong@gc-architects.com

John Chimienti

John Chimienti
B.Tech, BEDS, M.Arch, Associate

John joined the G+C team in 1997 during a summer off studying the technical aspects of construction and building material assembly at Ryerson Polytechnic University. After graduating with an Honours Bachelor of Technology in Architectural Science in 1998, John joined G+C full time. Gaining valuable real time experience "in the field", John then went on to explore the design and artistic aspects of Architecture by attending Dalhousie University where, in 2004, he was awarded two degrees - a Bachelor of Environmental Design Studies and a Master in Architecture. A key client liaison, John is involved in the initial stages of a project as well as the development of its ever-evolving design solutions.

Contact: jchimienti@gc-architects.com

Gino Colangelo

Gino Colangelo
Dip, Arch. Technology Production Associate

Gino studied at Centennial College and graduated with Honours in 1992. He is responsible for directing production of all of the firm’s construction documents and site liaison. His wide range of experience – including schools, community centres, long-term care facilities, and mixed-use developments - maximizes the firm’s functionality in getting projects completed on time, and on budget, and brings a seamless start-to-finish fluidity to all our projects.

Contact: gcolangelo@gc-architects.com

Mani Faustino

Mani Faustino
BS Arch OAA MRAIC, Associate

Since joining G+C in 2004, Mani has been involved in conceptual design including the preparation of presentation drawings. Educated and trained in Asia, Mani honed his vision designing residential and commercial projects in Singapore, Hong Kong, Brunei and the Philippines before importing these sensibilities to G+C’s design department. As an architect he participates in the conceptual vision and preliminary design as well as the ongoing design development of projects.

Contact: mfaustino@gc-architects.com

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