Memphis-based architecture and interior design firm creates beautiful spaces, successful workplaces

Top Workplace HBG Design celebrates 40 years as a top hospitality industry architecture and interior design firm.

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Emily Marshall named to GGB’s ‘Emerging Leaders of Gaming Top 40 Under 40’

We’d like to send a huge congratulations to HBG Design’s Interior Design Leader, Emily Marshall, IIDA, NCIDQ, for being named to Global Gaming Business‘s Emerging Leaders of Gaming Top 40 Under 40. This prestigious list recognizes rising stars in the gaming industry. Congrats, Emily!


Shawn Hobbs, AIA, Principal – Designing Your Own Career Experience: The Evolution of a Design Disruptor

“Most importantly – learn all the rules that govern your project. Then, break as many as you can for the greater good of the project. And find a firm that appreciates a little disruption.”

Check out HBG Design’s newest firm Principal Shawn Hobbs and his take on Designing Your Own Career Experience, in the Memphis Business Journal’s Architecture & Design Disruptor feature!


Congratulations to our new Principal and Associate Elevations!

Congratulations to the five talented HBG Design professionals whose promotions were announced last Friday at our annual State of the Firm program!

Shawn Hobbs, AIA (top left) was elevated to Principal and the new Associates named were: Alex Campbell, IIDA, NCIDQ (top right); Michael Ochoa, AIA, CDT (bottom left); Leslie Thompson (bottom middle); and Chris Devine, AIA, NCARB (bottom right).

Way to go guys!

 


The Kirk Bobo Creating Impact Grant designs a new entry experience at Treadwell Middle School in Memphis’ The Heights neighborhood!

HBG Design is excited to share our new legacy program in honor of retired founding partner, Kirk Bobo. This employee engagement and volunteer initiative is dedicated to creating impact in our Memphis community. HBG Design employees have been bringing their talent and strength to creating a positive impact in the heart of the community.

This year, HBG Design and the Kirk Bobo Creating Impact Grant were thrilled to partner with Heights CDC to give local Treadwell Middle School a fresh new entry experience – just in time for the new school year!  (more…)


HBG Design selected as an Outstanding EP (Emerging Professional) Friendly Firm of 2018 by AIA Tennessee

HBG Design is excited to be selected as an Outstanding EP (Emerging Professional) Friendly Firm of 2018 by AIA Tennessee, for our commitment to providing growth programs and learning opportunities for our up and coming architecture and interior design staff!


Flowers Honored for Achievements in Architecture

See full article in The Commercial Appeal

If some Mobile or New Orleans architects figure out smart new ways to design buildings against hurricanes, how best can that knowledge be spread to architects in other Gulf Coast communities? When young architects are being laid off in a recession, what is an effective way to help them endure and eventually succeed in the field? What technological or cultural changes might disrupt architecture the way Uber and Lyft  disrupted transportation, and what’s the best way to prepare?

Those are the kinds of challenges for which Memphis architect Josh Flowers designs solutions and strategies. 

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HBG Design Brings Talented People Together

When architecture and interior design firm HBG Design opened its doors in 1979 (under its previous name Hnedak Bobo Group), the firm’s partners didn’t take any chances in letting firm growth simply “fall into place.” “We didn’t necessarily have it all figured out when we started,” says retired founder Kirk Bobo, FAIA, “but we did know that in order to grow, we needed to surround ourselves with talented, passionate people.” 

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HBG Design Moves to New Downtown S.D. Location

San Diego Business Journal – A downtown San Diego architectural firm that specializes in work for the hotel and entertainment industry has moved to a new location with room to grow.

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HBG Design Relocates its California Office to Larger Downtown San Diego Space

National Top 10 hospitality and entertainment design firm creates an open, collaborative space to foster ideas and innovation (more…)


Posts Categorized: Employee Empowerment

Shawn Hobbs, AIA, Principal – Designing Your Own Career Experience: The Evolution of a Design Disruptor

Posted by & filed under Employee Empowerment.

“Most importantly – learn all the rules that govern your project. Then, break as many as you can for the greater good of the project. And find a firm that appreciates a little disruption.” Check out HBG Design’s newest firm Principal Shawn Hobbs and his take on Designing Your Own Career Experience, in the Memphis Business… Read more »


Congratulations to our new Principal and Associate Elevations!

Posted by & filed under Cultivating Excellence, Employee Empowerment.

Congratulations to the five talented HBG Design professionals whose promotions were announced last Friday at our annual State of the Firm program! Shawn Hobbs, AIA (top left) was elevated to Principal and the new Associates named were: Alex Campbell, IIDA, NCIDQ (top right); Michael Ochoa, AIA, CDT (bottom left); Leslie Thompson (bottom middle); and Chris… Read more »


The Kirk Bobo Creating Impact Grant designs a new entry experience at Treadwell Middle School in Memphis’ The Heights neighborhood!

Posted by & filed under Cultivating Excellence, Employee Empowerment.

HBG Design is excited to share our new legacy program in honor of retired founding partner, Kirk Bobo. This employee engagement and volunteer initiative is dedicated to creating impact in our Memphis community. HBG Design employees have been bringing their talent and strength to creating a positive impact in the heart of the community. This year, HBG… Read more »


Flowers Honored for Achievements in Architecture

Posted by & filed under Cultivating Excellence, Employee Empowerment.

See full article in The Commercial Appeal If some Mobile or New Orleans architects figure out smart new ways to design buildings against hurricanes, how best can that knowledge be spread to architects in other Gulf Coast communities? When young architects are being laid off in a recession, what is an effective way to help them endure and eventually succeed in the… Read more »


HBG Design Brings Talented People Together

Posted by & filed under Cultivating Excellence, Employee Empowerment, Join Our Team.

When architecture and interior design firm HBG Design opened its doors in 1979 (under its previous name Hnedak Bobo Group), the firm’s partners didn’t take any chances in letting firm growth simply “fall into place.” “We didn’t necessarily have it all figured out when we started,” says retired founder Kirk Bobo, FAIA, “but we did know… Read more »