Founded in 2002 and headquartered in Miami, Florida, JDS is a national firm focused on acquisition, development, and construction, recognized for its architecturally significant mixed-use projects that respond to each community and push the boundaries of engineering and design.

JDS team members at the topping out celebration of 111 West 57th Street

We want to push that boundary as far as we can take it while balancing the practical and the dream.

Michael Stern, Founder and CEO


Donald Allen, Nicholas Antonelli, Nicole Auletta, Ashley Bohnenberger, Kelly Budzik, Will Chouraqui, Owen Christian, Marci Clark, Alexis Copithorne, David Cordova, Antonia Devine, Pat Feehan, Justin Feder, Robert Fini, Julieann Fogelman, Claire Gondon, Mike Hayden, Sabrina Hilfer, Caled Ho, Matthew Hong, Amy Huang, Quentin Jaeger, Nithin Jayadeva, Michael Jones, David Koster, Joe Krumholz, Ryan Lubatkin, Leo Machado, Marcel Muller, Issac Obermeister, Rebeca Park, Nadja Paton, Serena Rakhlin, Randa Ramirez, Charles Rose, Michael Scopetta, Daniel Stern, Michael Stern, John Szekalski, Mark Tartaglione, Luke Tulley