Sisto Martello

Chief Executive Officer


  • Bachelor of Science in Architecture
    CCNY School of Architecture, CUNY

Professional Organizations/Affiliations and Publications:

  • Brooklyn Chamber of Commerce
  • REBNY (The Real Estate Board of New York)
  • Zoning Advisory Council

Relevant Experience:

Mr. Martello is the President and founding Principal of Design 2147, Ltd. and has more than 35 years in the AEC industry. Under Mr. Martello’s leadership, Design has evolved from an expediting company to a dynamic, full-service land use and development firm with a full code and zoning consulting division with projects ranging from under 1,000 square feet to projects in excess of 6 million square feet. Notably, Design served as a leader in the major redevelopment and rezoning of the Williamsburg/ Green Point neighborhoods from manufacturing to residential and mixed use buildings.

Representative Projects:

Mr. Martello provides executive leadership, business development, project management (35+ years’ experience) and Subject Matter Expert (SME) support for all projects, supported by dedicated experienced staff, which is supplemented with local available expertise in a wide range of business market segments.

Commercial / Retail
  • Industry City
  • 1568 Broadway
Higher Education
  • New York University
  • Columbia University
  • Pratt University
  • The New School
  • Gotham West
  • Heatherwood Comm.
  • NYU Langone Medical Ctr
  • Mount Sinai
  • Elmhurst Hospital
  • New York Presbyterian
Sisto Martello