Residential / Commercial Studio

Studio Design Philosophy

Number TEN’s Commercial and Residential Studio works closely with entrepreneurs and developers to realize the full potential behind every opportunity. We approach each project with a commitment to collaboration, efficiency and responsiveness, serving as a knowledgeable and trusted partner in your business venture. Our team is comprised of dedicated and passionate architects, interior designers, technicians and contract administrators who listen and respond carefully to your unique needs; using decades of industry experience to develop cost-effective design and construction solutions that align with your vision and generate long-term business value.

Our commercial/residential team is experienced at navigating through the complexities of building codes, permitting, bylaws and other regulatory processes that stand in the way of successful on-time and on budget project delivery. By leveraging our established industry relationships and using best-practice design, project management and peer review processes, we can meet challenging schedules and budgets while maintaining the level of quality you require.

Through ongoing research and extensive industry experience, we remain current on commercial and residential design trends and innovations. Whether your project is large or small, our goal is to help you achieve your long-term vision with forward-thinking architecture that is beautiful, well-built, and cost-effective.

Principal

Barrie Ottenbreit
M.Arch., MRAIC, MAA, SAA, LEED®AP
Partner: Residential + Commercial Studio

Barrie is a partner at Number TEN, and brings over 30 years of experience leading a diverse portfolio of successful projects spanning the commercial, institutional and government sectors in Winnipeg and throughout Western and Northern Canada. As Number TEN’s Commercial/Residential Studio principal, he has led numerous successful retail, commercial and office design projects. Barrie is known for his extensive commercial/retail knowledge, ability to lead complex teams, manage large commercial projects with multiple tenants, and deliver exceptional quality projects on-time and on-budget.

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Studio Lead

Laurène Bachand
M.Arch., MAA, LEED®AP Green Associate
Residential + Commercial Studio Lead

Laurène joined the firm in 2014 and has quickly become a leader in the office, demonstrating a personal commitment to creative, beautiful and effective design solutions. She has consistently exhibited a thoroughness in her approach to project delivery and client service. Her versatility and aptitude for problem solving has allowed her to successfully manage a number of challenging projects from schematic design through construction administration and final occupancy.

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