About Us


Schopfer Architects

From our offices in Syracuse, New York, Schopfer Architects LLP offers a full compliment of Archtectural, Structural, and Interior Design services for projects from Healthcare to Education, Hospitality, Recreation, Finance, Corporate office, and Industry.

For over 60 years, we have remained committed to the philosphy that creativity skillfully blended with economic and technical logic yields enduring and imaginative archictecture.

David Schlossr, AIA, NCARB
Robert Siegart, AIA, LEED AP, NCARB

Carolyn Frani

In 1987, Carolyn Frani Incorporated was established as full service commercial and residential interior design company. It has handled an impressive portfolio of commissions, including renovations and new construction of hotels and commercial projects as well as private residences in Florida, New York City, Nantucket, New Jersey, Pennsylvania and North Carolina. In 2006, after having practiced in New York City for over a decade, Carolyn relocated her firm to Fayetteville, New York where she oversees a small staff of designers and continues to instill her doctrine of attention to detail, personalized service and inspired problem solving. Carolyn is a Professional Member of the American Society of Interior Designers. She holds both a fine arts and a law degree from Syracuse University, and has shared her extensive design experience as a teacher at The New York School of Interior Design and at Syracuse University College of Visual & Performing Arts.

Paramount Realty Group LLC

Robert Doucette and Richard deVito formed Paramount Realty in 2001. They are committed to developing quality residential living in downtown Syracuse with the overall goal of creating a vibrant urban community. Doucette and deVito have many years of real estate experience that was brought to bear on the Dey's Plaza development. They are proud of the quality and style of the Dey's apartments and they are confident you will be too.