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, Nicole Auletta, Ashley Bohnenberger, Will Chouraqui, Owen Christian, Marci Clark, Alexis Copithorne, David Cordova, Antonia Devine, Pat Feehan, Justin Feder, Robert Fini, Greg Gleicher, Claire Gondon, Mike Hayden, Spenser Heller, Sabrina Hilfer, Henry Hill, Caled Ho, Matthew Hong, Amy Huang, Quentin Jaeger, Nithin Jayadeva, Michael Jones, David Koster, Jordan Levinson, Ryan Lubatkin, Marcel Muller, Issac Obermeister, Nadja Paton, Sherryann Persad, Serena Rakhlin, Randa Ramirez, Josh Rothken, Charles Rose, Michael Scopetta, Daniel Stern, Michael Stern, John Szekalski, Mark Tartaglione, Luke Tulley