Virginie Manichon is a California-licensed architect with over 20 years experience designing and managing small and large commercial projects as well as single-family residences.

Originally from France, she received her Master's Degree from the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign and studied Industrial Design at San Francisco State University in California.

Since graduation, she has worked for award-winning firms in the Bay Area including Gensler, Seccombe Design, NicholsBooth Architects, Studio O+a and EAG Studio.

Virginie received IIDA awards for her work with Oracle Corporation, W's Salon and Facebook.

In addition to her architectural work, she has designed furniture, lighting systems and a line of wooden toys.

In 2016, she received Dr Toy's "100 Best Toy Award" for Bizibots, a line of wooden robot kits.