Dr. Ronit Davidovich-Marton
Founder and CEO of DMR completed a PhD in Town and Regional Planning from the Faculty of Architecture and Town Planning, at the Technion - the Israel Institute of Technology. Ronit’s doctoral thesis dealt with Contextual Planning. In the early 1980’s Ronit managed and coordinated a coastal region renewal project along Israel’s shoreline and managed the Planning Department of the Jewish Agency for Israel and lectured at the Technion and Tel Aviv University.
Since its founding in 1995, Ronit has been the CEO of DMR Planning and Development.
With Ronit’s guidance, DMR has emerged as one of Israel’s leading planning firms. The business specializes in managing and leading statutory and strategic planning processes, complex and multi disciplinary planning projects, strategic consultancy to national government offices and local authorities, development of up to date and innovative planning models for urban and rural contexts, local, urban and regional programmes. DMR’s experienced in sustainable development and planning patterns opens up opportunities for optimal use of resources and local growth on the basis of comparitive advantages, the local DNA of a place and its unique characteristics. DMR is also well practised in the social aspects of planning and public participatory processes; creating and promoting public and professional discourse (in the framework of public, professional and academic conferences), owning a vast pool of accumulative knowledge and experience in implementation, providing visibility to planning and its products.
It is these specialties that form the basis for DMR’s activities and are reflected in the professional processes led by it - in an innovative manner, utilizing up to date knowledge, creative thinking and assembling these into practicable processes and products.
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