J. Clif Dierking
Vice President of PDSI and Managing Director of the Baltimore office, Mr. Dierking is responsible for owner representation and project management services for hospitality, corporate, and mixed-use projects, as well as tactical responsibility for all key accounts. Mr. Dierking plays a vital role in providing support to clients and onsite management teams in the development of project scope, schedule, budgets and due diligence efforts.
Prior to joining PDSI, Mr. Dierking worked as in-house Architect and Development Manager for 180s LLC where he coordinated the relocation efforts for the company’s World Headquarters and Distributions Center in Baltimore and the European Sales Office in Aix en Provence, France. Mr. Dierking served as Senior Project Manager of Technical Services for IHG Hotels, where he managed the execution of major capital investment projects and developed architectural and engineering programs. He was also responsible for driving brand distribution and real estate values for the InterContinental Hotel and Crowne Plaza Hotel brands.
Mr. Dierking’s educational background includes a B.S.B.A. from the University of Hawaii, Hotel Management Program and a Master’s in Architecture from the Illinois Institute of Technology. Mr. Dierking is a registered architect in Maryland with an impressive background in the hospitality industry, management and architecture disciplines. He is also a member of the American Institute of Architects (AIA), NCARB and the Maryland Hotel and Lodging Association.