Heft was founded by Daniel Katebini and is based in Boulder, CO and NYC. Daniel grew up hiking in the foothills of Colorado where he earned a B.ENVD at the University of Colorado. During summers, he earned money swinging a hammer on construction sites. Daniel earned an M.ARCH with honors at Washington University in St Louis. He has practiced at a number of prominent NYC firms including Architects, DDG Partners (a vertically integrated real-estate development firm), and Snøhetta. Daniel is licensed in CO, NY and is a LEED AP BD+C professional.