Pre-Design Services

  • Feasibility studies
  • Prototype design development
  • Capital Improvement Program (C.I.P.) development
  • Site analysis
  • Existing facilities surveys
  • CAD Documentation of Facilities / Campuses
  • Zoning modifications
  • Master planning Programming – (Defining space and operational needs)
  • Space planning – (Tenant-related services)
  • Space schematics and Flow Diagrams
  • Existing conditions survey – (As-Built Drawings)
  • Regulatory agency consulting / Review & approval requirements
  • Project development scheduling

Schematic Design

  • Design concepts
  • Space planning
  • Identification of building systems
  • Materials research and outline specifications
  • Preparation of probable construction cost opinion
  • Presentation documents

Design Development

  • Coordinate subconsultant designs
  • Interior Design – Materials / Colors / Forms / Casework & Furnishings
  • Materials research and draft specifications
  • Preparation of opinion of probable construction cost

Construction Documents

  • Preparation of construction documents
  • Coordination of subconsultant designs
  • Interior Design – Materials / Colors / Forms / Casework & Furnishings
  • Materials research and technical specifications
  • Special bidding documents
  • Regulatory agency consulting / Review / Approval
  • Preparation of probable construction cost opinion

Bidding or Contract Negotiations

  • Pre-qualification of contractors
  • Preparation of bidding documents
  • Pre-bid conference
  • Response to Request for Clarifications
  • Analysis of Substitutions / Alternates
  • Coordination of subconsultants
  • Preparation of Addenda
  • Bid evaluation
  • Assistance in execution of construction contract

Construction Administration

  • Regulatory agency consulting / Review / Approval
  • Owner-supplied data coordination
  • Construction administration
  • Supplemental documentation
  • Request for Quotation / Change Orders
  • Coordination of subconsultants
  • Field observation
  • Record drawings
  • Project schedule & monitoring
  • Construction cost tracking
  • Project closeout

Post-Construction Services

  • Owner-supplied data coordination
  • Start-up assistance
  • Maintenance and Operations Programs

Additional Services

  • Promotional Videos / Computer Animation
  • Computer 3D models
  • Renderings
  • Architectural models
  • Quantity surveys
  • Inventory of furnishings, fixtures, and equipment to incorporate into a project
  • Detailed construction cost estimates
  • Incorporate owner-supplied data
  • Special studies
  • Fine arts and crafts services (selection, commission or execution)
  • Graphic Design
  • Special furnishings design
  • Project promotion / public relations
  • Project leasing and sales brochures
  • Expert witness
  • Coordination of non-design professionals (economists, attorneys, accountants)
  • Special disciplines coordination
  • Public presentations / approvals

3rd Party / Construction Contract Review

  • Functional analysis of existing operations, buildings, and other designers’ work
  • Bidability / Constructability reviews
  • Code reviews
  • Plan Check services
  • Legal consulting and expert testimony


Gregory A.M. Brown is a licensed Architect and General Contractor (California). However, the construction services we offer at this time are limited to construction review of 3rd party design (bidability and constructability reviews) for clients typically provided prior to the bidding / negotiation phase. We also offer expert witness, code review, value engineering, construction claims / settlement as well as mediation and arbitration consulting.



Having started multiple businesses, run the businesses as CEO, licensed technology, sold businesses or consulted to businesses, Gregory A.M. Brown offers a wide range of business related consulting. From start-up consulting, development of Business Plans and Executive Summary, fund raising, financial model analysis, development of target markets, and business performance from general overview to specific matters of concern.

Greg has developed a comprehensive series of classes and workshops focused on development of an effective and balanced sales and marketing effort. THE RAINMAKER PROGRAM™ evaluates the existing Sales and Marketing program (if any) and through a series of classes and workshops are tailored to identifying and developing weak performance areas and identifying new markets or untapped existing markets and how to access these markets to increase sales and revenue, reduce risk, load balance the sources of work for a company and teach staff that should be selling – to sell effectively.

The businesses Greg has started and/or managed include: architectural, A/E and construction management, software, consumer products and advanced technology companies.