Meet Our Team
Michael Campuzano began his career working with his Father in Residential Construction and in local lumber yards, where he learned the ins and outs and nuts and bolts of the trade. For the next seven years, Michael worked as a Lead Carpenter and Project Manager at Gardner/Fox Associates, a Design/Build firm on Philadelphia’s prestigious Main Line, catering to the most discernible Residential clients. In 2004 Michael left Gardner/Fox to launch New Market Builders LLC, combining Michael’s unique talents of project management, fine carpentry skills and an eye for detail as well as his superior vision for business direction and incorporating, repurposing and reinterpreting found items in unique design and execution.
Lauren Campuzano is a graduate of Drexel University, with a Master’s of Science Degree in Interior Design. After working at HLM Design (acquired by Heery International), Lee’s Studio, Gardner/Fox Associates, and many years teaching Interior Design at The Art Institute of Philadelphia, Lauren joined Michael at New Market Builders to launch and oversee the Design portion of the company, allowing New Market Builders to offer a full range of Design / Build services.
Christopher Campuzano joined New Market Builders in 2004, shortly after the company’s founding. He worked and trained at Michael’s side for many years and has grown to run and oversee jobs in the field, insuring client satisfaction and superior job execution. Chris now enjoys the opportunity to bring other young helpers and apprentices up in the trades as they work to complete projects.
Martin Hickman graduated from the 2-year preservation carpentry program at the North Bennet Street School in Boston, MA in 2011. After learning traditional building, restoration and woodworking techniques in school, Martin moved to Philadelphia and began working as an independent contractor. After focussing on window and door restoration for three years, Martin started Seneca Historic, LLC in 2014 - specializing in window, door and shutter restoration and historically accurate replacements.
Martin brings his knowledge of custom and traditional windows and doors, as well as estimating, project management and customer service to New Market Builders, joining in the summer of 2018.