Shakespeare, Gordon, Vlado: Architects (SGVA) is an NYC-based, certified women-owned business (WBE) that offers inventive and thoughtful solutions to design challenges at all scales for a wide variety of clients and project types. Founded in 2016 by Amy Shakespeare, Mark Gordon, and Nicole Vlado Torres, SGVA builds on the foundational principles of Redtop Architects, which was founded by Amy in 2003. Their work prioritizes design excellence, a commitment to the improvement of their city's built environment, and dedicated service to their clients. SGVA has designed and built affordable housing, offices, clinics, university facilities and research laboratories, residential developments, and private homes. SGVA's projects include feasibility studies, partial and full building renovations, and new, ground-up construction at all scales.