Ella Bereznitsky, president and owner of Ellana, has three decades of experience in the construction industry in cost estimating, project management and owner representation. As principal of the firm, Ella participates on each Ellana project, providing oversight, guidance and resources as necessary. Her portfolio of relevant project experience includes the residential, hospitality, healthcare, academia, commercial/office, mixed-use developments, and aviation and rail transportation markets, among others.
After moving to New York City from her native Ukraine, Ella worked for Faithful + Gould (then Hanscomb, Faithful & Gould) and Morse Diesel/AMEC before founding Ellana in 1998. Since then, the firm, under Ella’s leadership, garnered participation on notable projects, such as the new One World Trade Center in New York City, a new lounge for Air France at Los Angeles International Airport, and Rutgers University’s IFNH building in New Brunswick, NJ; as well as a new residential development in Woodbridge, VA, the Boat House at Canal Dock in New Haven, CT; a retail complex in Boulder, CO and various projects at Logan International Airport in Boston, MA.