CREC Directory Member:

Margit E. Whitlock


Ms. Whitlock is responsible for creating the concepts that drive the creative process. Her professional experience includes all aspects of architecture, design and the building process including project programming and site analysis, interior design, custom FFE, construction documents, permit processing and construction administration. She is a licensed architect in the states of CA, AZ, NY, PA, TX, FL and HI.  To foster her passion about the built environment and her community, Margit is a board member and past President of SDAF (San Diego Architectural Foundation) a 501c3 non-profit.  She is a member of the County of San Diego Cannabis Stakeholders Group, BEEP volunteer and Habitat for Humanity and NEWH past board member.  For the past thirty years she has focused on commercial design and construction with projects nationally and internationally. Her project list includes hospitality, retail, restaurants, historic and cannabis facilities.

State: California, Arizona , Florida , Hawaii, Pennsylvania, New York, Texas
Company: Architectural Concepts Inc.

Ms. Whitlock is an accomplished speaker with engagements at multiple ARDA conventions, HD Boutique show, Friends of San Diego Architecture as well as being frequently published in magazines such as Developments, Resort Trades, Hotel Business, Hiatus, Vacation Industry Review and Resort Management and Operations.

She received a Bachelor of Architecture degree from the University of Oregon with academic strengths in urban planning and design and extended studies in Art History and Architecture at the University of Copenhagen, Denmark.

Cannabis Project Experience:
Conditional Use Permit processing for manufacturing, cultivation or dispensary
2606 Clairemont Drive – San Diego
8485 Production Ave – San Diego
9220 Mira Este Court – San Diego
7720 Kenamar Court – San Diego
2405 Harbor Drive – San Diego
647 Third Ave – Chula Vista
3189 Main Street – Chula vista
45 Third Ave – Chula vista
2381 Boswell Rd – Chula Vista
8280 Broadway – Lemon Grove

Construction Documents
Glowing Buddha – Cannabis confection kitchen – Santa Rosa

Other regulatory and discretionary permit processing
Grand Colonial Hotel – Historic
Carteri Theater – Historic
Schiefer Building – Historic

Recent projects Architecture and Interior Design
Miramar Marriott conversion – San Diego
Villa Florence Hotel – San Francisco
San Diego Culinary and Wine Center – San Diego
Catalina Fish Market – San Diego
ICE Detention Center TI – San Diego
Customs and Border Patrol site improvements – Calexico and Tecate
Shadowridge Veterinary – Vista
West Coast Animal Hospital – San Diego
The Oaks at Fountain Grove – Fire re-build of 46 homes – Santa Rosa

Business Details on Architectural Concepts Inc.

FROM CONCEPT TO COMPLETION – Your collaborative partner in bringing architectural visions to life

Founded in 1992, Architectural Concepts Inc. is a diverse architectural firm licensed in seven states and NCARB and headquartered in San Diego, California. Together with their sister company, Architectural Dimensions, located in Oakland California, ACI is a regional and national company. From entitlements to occupancy, they deliver the whole project. As your collaborative partner, they are committed to bringing your architectural visions to life from concept to completion with exciting innovation and cost-conscious, down-to-earth execution.

Whatever your budget or goals, ACI has the ability to deliver results that will excite and satisfy. Our decades in the business give us the knowledge and experience to tackle any challenge.

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