About Us

About Drafting By Design, Inc.

Drafting by Design, Inc is a complete full service design firm dedicated to providing Engineering and Design Support Services for almost 40 years. Our background includes designing 30 Million dollar projects for fortune 500 companies. We work on projects as complex as the Space Shuttle and as routine as a first floor bathroom for a couple in their 80’s. No project is too large or too small, we will tackle the problem and come up with solutions.

We make a personal commitment to provide exceptional cost effective service and customer satisfaction. Drafting By Design, Inc. is based on this postulate.

Drafting By Design is a full service design firm, specializing in visualization for the Architectural and Industrial Industry. Our projects range from commercial and residential renovations to machine part designs. Facility fit out designs are produced to maximize safety and production. Customer’s visualization is enhanced by using the latest technology. Our 3D modeling capabilities establish accuracy prior to “breaking ground” or factory production.

We are not just draftsmen we are the missing member for your problem solving team. We pride ourselves in delivering diplomacy and containing a comprehensive understanding of your project. From concept to completion we work with you to ensure satisfaction.

Meet Our Team!

Neil Brenner

Neil Brenner

President and Founder of Drafting By Design

“A complete full service design firm dedicated to providing Engineering Support Services for over 40 years. His background includes designing elements of Chemical Plants, Nuclear Submarines, Aircraft Carriers, Commercial Reactors and Containments, Plastics, Recycling, and Manufacturing Plants, and the I-95 Fort McHenry Tunnel in Baltimore. He graduated in Architectural Design from IMI where he was on the Deans list and has attended courses at Penn State and the University of Delaware. Mr. Brenner has held a Secret Security clearance with the Department of Defense and was entrusted with multi-million dollar contracts for fortune 500 companies. Neil has personally analyzed many businesses and processes for improvement and expansion. He makes it his personal commitment to provide exceptional cost effective service and customer satisfaction.”

Galdino Bahena

Galdino Bahena

Vice-President of Manufacturing

“Mr. Bahena is an efficient designer, manufacture, machine designs. He is a graduate of Delaware Technical Community college, and is certified in various CAD & CAD/CAM software and Mechanical Drafting & Design Technologies. Galdino is a true student of the industry. His proficiency and expertise come from in field experience. He has hands-on working knowledge of conventional machine manufacture and experience executing the most complex projects, in CAD/CAM generated surfaces. Galdino has exceptional knowledge and ability in database and spreadsheet design and implementation. He expresses the essence of Drafting By Design. He is a team member and brings welcomed entrepreneurial skills and assists customers to the fullest extent of his abilities.”

Tatiana Galindo

Tatiana Galindo

Project Manager

Tatiana Galindo is a gifted designer/draftsman. She is a graduated from Hodgson Vocational Technical High School were she found a passion for drafting. She is graduate of Delaware Technical Community college. In her years in Hodgson, she placed 1st place in state in Del Tech CAD Drafting competition, 2011, 1st place in school in Del Tech Manual Drafting competition, 2009, 2nd place in State Skills USA mechanical drafting competition, 2010, 2011, 2nd place in State Del Tech CAD Drafting competition, 2010. Tatiana has participated in charity events for Barkitecture where she placed 2nd place in the event, with her University of Delaware Memorial “Paw” Hall concept. She is a natural team player with a natural energy and enthusiasm that reflects in her work and dedication to DBD customers.”

David Dalby

Architect w/ AIA, CSI, MBA

D. Dalby Architect and DBD formed a partnership to provide quality service with innovative designs for customers. Mr. Dalby has over 30 years of experience in the construction industry which inspires his ability to produce comprehensive job cost estimates, establishing and monitoring construction schedules, and developing cost effective solutions to project related problems. He is currently working on his doctorate degree in Goldey Beacom College.”

Elizabeth A. Lawrence


Elizabeth is our go-to architect in the outer parts of the Delaware State line. She has established a working relationship with DBD and has worked with us through many projects. She has a Masters in Architecture from Architectural Association School of Architecture, from the United Kingdom she is the class of 2014, she also is a graduate of Roger Williams University and acquired her Bachelors’s in 2004. She worked at the Hagley Museum and Library as the Exhibit Design Specialist, where she was in charge of planning, tracking, design, fabrication, installation, and maintenance of exhibits. She is more than well equipped to take on any projects that come her way.”

All DBD employees are efficient in 2D/3D in Auto-CAD, Solidworks, Revit, and have exceptional skills in Microsoft.

Due to our close relationship with local professors, we only hire the brightest designers who demonstrate our expected level of professionalism. We have high standards for employees driven by our vendor services for compliance with fortune 500 companies. All employees undertake background checks and screening.

Our Mission

Drafting By Design is a full service drafting and design firm, specializing in mechanical, industrial, architectural and custom home design, and visualization. Using the latest in technology, their capabilities include 3D Computer aided designs, 2D computer drafting and design, 3D solid modeling, computer aided manufacturing, and animation.

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