Focused On Details.

Since 2009, IJM Group has developed over 2,500 residential homes and commercial projects. We focus on the details of the project to ensure it is designed to the highest performance while keeping your vision’s uniqueness intact.


Energy Efficient.

From initial concept to turn key completion, our mission is to develop energy efficient homes with cutting edge technology and quality design to every project we are involved in.


Integrated Project Delivery.

By being involved from the very beginning there are a lot of advantages to selecting the design-build method. With Integrated Project Delivery, you as the client have a single source of accountability throughout your entire project.

Ian J. McDonnell is one of the leading architects in the Chicagoland area, with expertise in energy efficient design-build projects. Ian graduated from the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign in 2003 with a degree in Architecture and went on to complete his Masters of Construction Engineering from the Illinois Institute of Technology in 2010. He currently resides in the Western Suburbs of Chicago with his wife, two daughters and son.

Mike Lynn earned his degree from IIT.

David Szalko began work at IJM Group in 2013 and has contributed to many new homes, residential additions, and commercial projects at the firm.  David graduated from The Illinois Institute of Technology in 2013 with a Bachelor's  Degree in Architecture and an additional specialization in Landscape Architecture.  He currently lives in Brookfield, IL with his wife.

Miriam Garcia has her degree from UIC in Architecture.

Oksana Sutula has her degree from IIT in Architecture.

Des Shaw earned BSc in Architectural Technology from Institute of Technology in Carlow, Ireland.