Esin Pektas Engineering & Architecture

Esin Pektas Engineering & Architecture is a certified NYC Woman-Owned Business Enterprise (WBE) and a New York licensed Design-Build firm with over 19 years of experience in engineering, architecture, urban planning and construction management. EPEA is providing services in construction, architecture and structural engineering on projects in North America, Europe, and Asia. EPEA’s practice is focused on skyscrapers and airport construction.


August 2022: M&A Today – Global Awards – 2022: Leading Design/Build Architecture and Engineering Practice - 2022 - New York City

June 2022: Acquisition International: Best Female-Owned Business Enterprise - New York 2022 Award

March 2022: New York Build 2022 Panelist: What's in the Pipeline for Highrise Building

August 2021: Robert L. Wesley – Inaugural Teaching Fellow at Gibbs College of Architecture

June 2021: AIA New York LI WIA- Spotlight

April 2021: USA Digital Construction Festival- Panelist: Digital Innovation Tools: 3D Scanning

March 2020: NY Build 2020 - Speaker: "Building a Skyscraper in NYC"

December 2019: Best of Astoria

May 2019: WBC - 2019 Outstanding Woman in Construction award

March 2019: NY Build 2019 – Chairperson for Future Construction Summit

March 2019: TEDx Talk: "Bringing the Rainbow to Construction"

September 2018: U.S. - Italian Business Council Young Leader alumni

March 2018: New York Build Expo 2018 - Moderator for Developing New York

February 2018: New York City Construction Awards - Judge

June 2017: Architectural Record: Architecture News

May 2017: American Institute of Architects (AIA) Center for Architecture Panel Discussion to Introduce Esin Pektas, Architect,

Founder of “We Are All Neighbors”

March 2017: NY BUILD 2017 AIA approved Continuing Education Workshop Speaker: Redevelopment of Existing Buildings

February 2017: AVON Women of the Year Humanitarian Projects: “We Are All Neighbors” & “Built by Women for Women”

January 2017: American Academy in Rome Visiting Artist/Scholar in Residence

December 2016: NYREJ New York Real Estate Journal Ask the Expert Article on Green Roof Conversion in NYC

October 2016: NYREJ Professional Services Expert Article on NYC DOB Local Law 11/98 (FISP)

January 2015: HABITAT Bricks & Bucks article on Fort Lee Northbridge Park

March 2014: USGBC Green Building Council Storm Resistant LEED-Gold Home Design Competition Second Place Breezy Point, NY

February 2014: HABITAT Around the Town article on 30 Main Street Brooklyn, NY

November 2012: USGBC LEED Certification award for the DAS USA Showroom

February 2009: Crain’s NY Business Medical Construction and Design Memorial Sloan Kettering ICU Design Award for DaSilva Architects

May 2008: Golden Key International Honor Society US Presidential Inauguration Invitation to White House, January 2009)

April 2008: CUNY CCNY Best Calculus Finalist Award

May 2007: NYC Landmarks Preservation Commission 2006 New York Lucy Moses Best Individual Landmark Restoration Award for DJLA (240 Central Park South)