Justus DeVries

DeVries was a graduate of the Pratt Institute School of Architecture and began his career as a bank specialist in 1946 in New York.  He served as planner and consultant for the Bank Building & Equipment Corporation for over 600 bank projects throughout New England and the eastern U.S.  As his obituary stated, his contributions to banking operational efficiency and contemporary styling were widely recognized.  At the Bank Building & Equipment Corporation, he rose to the serve in positions of vice president, senior consultant, and eastern regional manager before retiring to be an independent consultant.