NewGround Appoints Julia Weigard as Project Manager

Chicago-based retail design role reflects efforts to grow Studio One25

CHESTERFIELD, Mo., June 25, 2019–NewGround, a St. Louis-based innovative architecture, design, and delivery firm, recently appointed Julia Weigard as Project Manager for Studio One25’s Retail Design Team.

Based in Chicago, Julia will be the key link between the account, creative, and installation teams, managing retail projects throughout each phase. Julia will also align the appropriate resources for each project, assess projects to identify obstacles, and implement design solutions.

“I am thrilled to join Studio One25’s Retail Design Team and can’t wait to bring projects to life by managing their process from start to finish,” said Julia Weigard, Project Manager for Studio One25 at NewGround.

With over seven years of experience, Julia has been responsible for the management of several projects, providing technical expertise, estimating through fabrication and installation, and establishing client relationships.

“We are happy to welcome Julia to our Retail Design Team to focus on expanding Studio One25’s capabilities and design efforts,” said Brad Ritner, Director of Retail Design at NewGround.

Julia holds a Bachelor of Fine Arts in interior design from Harrington College of Design in Chicago, Illinois and is currently pursuing a certification in landscape and construction management.


About NewGround

NewGround is the industry thought-leader in strategy, innovative design, and project management, and has been for over 100 years. We help financial institutions master the power of their space to create the next generation workplace and retail solutions. At NewGround, we are driven by our core values of: Serving Others, Excellence, Innovation, Collaboration, and Communication. Headquartered in St. Louis, Missouri, NewGround maintains corporate offices in Chicago, Illinois, Honolulu, Hawaii, and Waterloo, Ontario, with a regional presence throughout the U.S. For more information, visit NewGround at


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