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About RMB

For over 30 years, RMB of East Meadow has been a trusted partner to developers looking for a complete range of drafting and expediting consulting services for large-scale commercial projects. Our team of experienced professionals is dedicated to delivering exceptional service to our clients, helping them to move their ventures forward quickly and smoothly.

At RMB, we pride ourselves on our commitment to professionalism and efficiency. We understand the importance of timely project delivery and work tirelessly to ensure that our clients receive the high-quality service they deserve. Whether you're a developer, architect, contractor, or property owner, we have the expertise and experience to help you successfully navigate the complexities of the construction process.

Our friendly atmosphere, combined with our extensive knowledge and many years of experience, allows us to swiftly accommodate the ever-growing needs of our clients. We are passionate about what we do and strive to provide personalized service that is tailored to each client's unique needs and goals.

Whether you need help with drafting, building permit expediting, fire safety, application filings, violation removals, or certificates of occupancy, RMB has the expertise and resources to help you achieve your goals. Contact us today to learn more about how we can help you bring your vision to life.

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Knowledgeable Staff
Meet Our Team

Executive Staff

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Founded RMB in 1985 after decades of experience with the FDNY. Rich is devoted to research, expediting, and interacting with Building Departments, Planning Boards, Boards of Appeal, and various other Planning and Zoning Commissions.
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Executive Vice President / Architect

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Mark is a NYS Registered Architect with 37 years of experience specializing in all aspects of residential and commercial construction and code compliance. He is formally the 2011 President of the American Institute of Architects Long Island Chapter and the 2019 President of AIA New York State. Mark has been with RMB since 1989 and is a critical member of the staff, playing important roles in almost every major project.
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Assistant Vice President / Project Coordinator

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Tara has been a devoted member of the RMB team since 1999. She’s knowledgeable of all building department processes and filings and is responsible for maintaining the work flow and scheduling of the office.
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Comptroller / Human Resources

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Alissa has been with the RMB team since 1996 and is a dedicated and loyal part of our staff. As an integral member of our organization she responds to the day to day business related matters with ease and grace.

Expedite Staff

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Senior Expediter

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Glen has been a dedicated member of the RMB team since 1993. His 1992 Bachelor of Science Degree in Architectural Technology from NYIT has put him in a position to achieve great success as Senior Expediter. He handles all complex research, measuring and expediting projects in the office.

Drafting Staff

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Jacob has been with the organization since 2000. He is a 2003 graduate of NYIT and is a 15 + year member of the American Institute of Architects as well as being the 2019 President of the Long Island Chapter. His vast knowledge of architecture is invaluable to RMB on many projects both large and small.
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James is a 2014 NYIT Bachelors of Architecture graduate and is extremely self-motivated and capable. His presence at RMB since 2008 has played an important role in our continued success.
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Vanessa is a member of our team since 2014. She is a 2018 graduate of NYIT with a Bachelors of Architecture degree. She has a bright future helping RMB clients find success.
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Stephanie is a member of RMB since 2019. She is a 2016 Bachelors of Architecture graduate from NYIT. As a young professional she is a part of the American Institute of Architects as an Associate member. Along with her years of experience she contributes a fresh perspective and teamwork mindset.
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Briana is currently a student enrolled at NYIT where she is earning her Bachelor of Architecture degree. She is one of the newest members of the team joining in 2019 and continues to expand her experience and professional knowledge on a daily basis.

Plumbing Divsion

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Plumbing Consultant - NY0003022

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Jim is a retired Town of Hempstead Licensed Plumber and Senior Plumbing Inspector. He holds a NYS Certification for Plumbing Code Enforcement. He also has experience with plumbing for specialties like Medical, Gases, Waste, Acid Waste piping, Ventilating Systems, and more.
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Fire Marshal Consultant - NYS CEO #0999-7399A

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Richard's experience speaks for itself. He's a retired Fire Marshal of 37 years, a retired Fire Captain of an FD Engine Company.

Previous experience as Lead Marshal on large industrial projects (Amazon, Fed-Ex, UPS, warehouses, production locations), hazmat locations, and water treatment buildings, on site on all film & television productions filmed in Nassau County, and all pyrotechnic events and Industrial Fire Protection Plan Reviewer and for all Fire Protection System Testing.

Associations / Certifications / Awards:
  • Voting Member of the International Codes Council.
  • Federally Certified Trainer for WMD Training, Planning, Response, and Mitigation of WMD Events.
  • Hazardous Materials Specialist.
  • Emergency Medical Technician.
  • Confined Space Rescue Trained and Certified.
  • Arson Investigation Trained and Certified.
  • Multiple Awards including Medal of Valor, 2 Distinguished Service Awards, and NYS EMS Provider of the Year 2017.
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Questions & Answers
Frequently Asked Questions

What types of services do you offer?
At RMB, we offer a range of services including drafting, building permit expediting, fire safety, application filings, violation removals, and certificates of occupancy. We are committed to providing comprehensive and reliable support to our clients throughout the entire construction process.

How long does it take to obtain a building permit?
The length of time it takes to obtain a building permit can vary depending on a variety of factors, including the scope of the project, the complexity of the plans, and the local permitting process. At RMB, we work diligently to expedite the permit process as much as possible while ensuring compliance with all relevant regulations and requirements.

What is involved in the violation removal process?
The violation removal process typically involves identifying the cause of the violation, addressing any safety hazards or issues, and submitting the necessary paperwork to the appropriate agency. At RMB, we have extensive experience in violation removal and can help you navigate the process smoothly and efficiently.

How do you ensure compliance with fire safety regulations?
At RMB, we have a deep understanding of fire safety regulations and work closely with our clients to ensure compliance at all stages of the construction process. This includes identifying potential fire hazards, developing safety plans, and ensuring that all relevant safety equipment is in place and functioning properly.

What sets RMB apart from other building consulting firms?
At RMB, we pride ourselves on our commitment to providing exceptional service to our clients. Our team of experienced professionals has a deep understanding of the complexities of the construction process and is dedicated to delivering personalized support tailored to each client's unique needs and goals. We are passionate about what we do and strive to exceed our clients' expectations on every project.

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