An affiliate of long-successful Wannemacher Jensen Architects (WJA), WJCreate (WJC) brings single-source architect-led construction management to the design-build process. Providing integrated architecture and construction, WJC manages development from concept to completion, with sole accountability under one roof.

Our Services

WJC provides comprehensive design and construction-management services managing the entire project , under one contract, with one point of contact.

Our Projects

WJC provides services for an array of clients and project types – from corporate offices interiors to schools, restaurants and everything in between. Want to see some of our previous and on-going projects? View our project portfolio.

Architect-Led Design-Build (ALDB)

A construction delivery method in which architects, engineers, construction experts, and trade professionals collaborate within a model that seamlessly integrates design principles and construction expertise where the architect, as owner-advocate, ensures high fidelity between project goals and outcomes.

How is WJC different?

At WJC the architect/designer also serves as Construction Manager. Therefore the project and the responsibility is never handed off from one to another. The people designing the building are the ones overseeing its construction. Ensuring continuity throughout the entire process. The designer oversees every step to prioritize design and construction according to Quality, Budget, and Schedule.

Key Benefits

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Single-Source Responsibility

Owners have ONE Point-of-Contact and ONE Source-of-Accountability throughout the entire project.

WJC works directly with the owner serving as both designer and builder, coordinating the team of consultants and subcontractors, managing the process from Concept to Completion.

Cost and Schedule Certainty

We design with careful consideration of quality and feasibility so the budget and schedule are guaranteed much earlier in the process.

Architecture and Construction perspectives in the same room – from beginning to end. Efficiencies are identified, miscommunications are avoided, and cost-saving Solutions are Discovered.

Embracing Complexity

Designers and trade professionals are positioned to Benefit from each others’ Insights – leading to high-caliber Results and desirable Outcomes.

WJC embraces complicated projects. A tricky site, intricate design, short timeline or tight budget. Our Continual Engagement with various partners fosters collaborative, anticipatory problem-solving.

Affiliations

Design-Build Institute of America

WJCreate is a proud member of the Design-Build Institute of America. The Design-Build Institute of America is the only organization that defines, teaches and promotes best practices in design-build. Design-build is an integrated approach that delivers design and construction services under one contract with a single point of responsibility. Owners select design-build to achieve best value while meeting schedule, cost and quality goals. To learn more visit dbia.org

Leadership

John Crum

President

With nearly two decades of construction management experience, John’s work spans a diverse portfolio of private and commercial properties reaching from California to Florida.

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Jason Jensen

Principal

Jason Jensen, AIA, LEED AP, honed skills in New York City then returned to St. Petersburg with a goal to innovate architecture for this generation in the Tampa Bay area.

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