Consulting for Architects, Inc. joins Graphisoft's network of value-added resellers
Newton, Mass. - May 3, 2005 - Graphisoft, creator of ARCHICAD® and the Virtual Building™ approach to great building design, today announced the addition of Consulting For Architects, Inc. (CFA), a leading provider of staffing, training and consulting services for the architecture and building design community, to its reseller family.
CFA, a former Autodesk® Premier Systems Center firm, will sell and support Graphisoft ARCHICAD in the New York metropolitan area, bolstering Graphisoft's presence and ability to meet the rising demand in that region. Led by founder David McFadden, CFA will also offer in-house training and implementation support to local customers.
"The addition of CFA to our VAR family is a testament to the increasing demand for ARCHICAD among renowned building design firms in the metro area," said Don Henrich, General Manager and Vice President of Graphisoft U.S. "David brings an extensive knowledge of architects' building modeling and technology needs to our team, which will greatly benefit our growing client base in and around New York City."
McFadden studied architecture at the Pratt Institute in Brooklyn, NY before starting his own design firm and then CFA, in 1984. He holds more than 20 years of staffing, CAD training and support, and CAD implementation experience.
"This is an exciting time to be joining Graphisoft as the market demand for 3D modeling technology continues to accelerate. ARCHICAD is a time-tested, proven software that we are proud to support, and I am looking forward to sharing this best-in-class technology with the booming New York City architectural market," said McFadden.