māk was founded in 2014 to be a platform for design innovation and digital fabrication for the design and construction industry.
māk provides fabrication and design services for specialty commercial interiors as well as custom digital fabrication of walls, ceilings, and custom millwork.
Our integrated approach to design, digital fabrication and installation differentiate us as manufacturers. We use state-of-the-art technologies and rapid-prototyping tools that allow us to quickly provide samples and budgets.
The māk team is proud to help designers achieve solutions that are the most innovative in the design industry.
CO-FOUNDER, AIA, RID
Liz is a licensed architect and interior designer with 15 years of experience in the construction industry. She specializes in making sure we are ahead of the curve Liz is our business expert, planner, teacher, counselor, etc. She got to meet Warren Buffet, Richard Branson and Michael Bloomberg all in one day. She always gives the best feedback. Ask her anything.
CO-FOUNDER, MASTER FABRICATOR, AIA
Jose is a licensed architect with over 13 years of experience as an architect and designer. He is laser-focused on the innovation possible by applying technology to design and fabrication. Jose is our motivator, forward-thinking entrepreneur, lead studio tour-guide and always talking/thinking about machines. He also wears cool shoes.
Robert brings 25 years of carpentry and construction industry experience to mak. He specializes in the assembly and installation of complex furniture, millwork, wall and ceiling installations. Robert might look and sound like he is from Texas, but he really is from Canada and speaks French. He can install anything.
Alejandro joined the māk team in the fall of 2015 as a designer with a specialty in digital fabrication. He has a B.Arch from the University of Houston, strong leadership skills and can mill anything. He also has the longest hair out of all the māk team members.
Polli joined the māk team in the summer of 2016. She is skilled at managing multiple projects and issues simultaneously. Polli has degrees in Architecture, Interior Design and has an eye for Lighting Design. She brings years of design strength to executing custom projects. She makes sure things happen around here.
SOLID SURFACE MANAGER
Abel officially joined the māk team in the fall of 2017 as our solid surface expert. He brings more than 20 years of solid surface experience to the team, and his ability to break down the complexities of 3D solid fabrication is second to none. He is sometimes referred to as the solid surface magician.
DESIGNER + FABRICATION ASSISTANT
Camilo joined the māk team in the Spring of 2018. He is currently finishing his Bachelor's degree from the Gerald D. Hines College of Architecture and Design at University of Houston. Camilo is a 3D printing wiz-kid. He can 3D print anything- even with moving parts.
SPECIALTY FINISHER + JR CARPENTER
Luis joined the māk team in 2018. He can paint and build anything, even if it doesn't seem possible. He's an expert finisher and will do anything to get the job done, even if it means jumping in a dumpster every once in a while.