Dike Bacon Weighs in on Indian Gaming’s “Ask the Experts: 2019 Predictions”

See full article in Indian Gaming Magazine

As part of Indian Gaming Magazine’s Editorial Advisory Board, HBG Design Prinicipal Dike Bacon, was asked to share his insights and predictions for the casino resort industry in 2019. Here’s what he had to say…

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HBG Design’s INDECOM Scholarship Winners Chosen

HBG Design was excited to honor eight Fay Jones School of Architecture and Design Students in our 11th annual International Design Competition.

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HBG Design is Architect Behind “One of the Largest Hospitality Investments in the History of Arkansas”

Article in Arkansas Business

by Sarah Campbell-Miller and Lance Turner  on Monday, Nov. 19, 2018 10:58 am

Less than two weeks after voters approved casino gambling in Arkansas, Oaklawn Racing and Gaming on Monday announced a $100 million expansion that will include a 200-room high-rise hotel, a 14,000-SF event center and 28,000 SF of new gaming space.

The racetrack called the project “one of the largest hospitality investments in the history of Arkansas.” The project is privately funded; it did not receive any state or local incentives.

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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!


Check out the Highlights from G2E 2018!

We enjoyed sharing the latest insights about integrated resorts as an invited speaker at the G2E 2018 Conference last week! Check out the latest issue of Global Gaming Business News for a recap of the conference!

WEEKLY FEATURE: G2E Rises Again


Join HBG Design for our G2E 2018 Panel Session, Oct 9

Join HBG Design for our G2E 2018 panel session and come see us at G2E booth 3807! And be sure to check out our article about “Timeless Design” in Global Gaming Business’ Casino Style Magazine, here. We will see you at G2E 2018! #g2e18


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!


Topping Off Celebration for the Desert Diamond West Valley Casino Resort!

We were so excited to attend the Topping Off Ceremony for the Desert Diamond West Valley Casino Resort and witness how far the project has progressed! Once complete, the casino resort project will be a unique regional destination and a major contributor to the bustling entertainment and sports district on the west side of the Phoenix Metro area.

 

 


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!

 


WEB EXTRA: Chapel In The Woods At The Guesthouse At Graceland

What a lovely ceremony! HBG Design is honored to take part in redesigning one of the most iconic wedding destinations around. So glad we got to be there for the grand opening of the new Chapel in the Woods at The Guest House at Graceland™.  The first ceremony in the new chapel took place during Elvis Week 2018, the 2,000th wedding ceremony to be held at Graceland, along with a renewal of vows by 10 couples who met at Graceland© or during Elvis Week. The vow renewal was captured in the WEB EXTRA below.

View the WEB EXTRA here, featuring HBG designer Katie Lynn.

 

 

 


HBG Design is Architect Behind “One of the Largest Hospitality Investments in the History of Arkansas”

Article in Arkansas Business

by Sarah Campbell-Miller and Lance Turner  on Monday, Nov. 19, 2018 10:58 am

Less than two weeks after voters approved casino gambling in Arkansas, Oaklawn Racing and Gaming on Monday announced a $100 million expansion that will include a 200-room high-rise hotel, a 14,000-SF event center and 28,000 SF of new gaming space.

The racetrack called the project “one of the largest hospitality investments in the history of Arkansas.” The project is privately funded; it did not receive any state or local incentives.

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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!


Topping Off Celebration for the Desert Diamond West Valley Casino Resort!

We were so excited to attend the Topping Off Ceremony for the Desert Diamond West Valley Casino Resort and witness how far the project has progressed! Once complete, the casino resort project will be a unique regional destination and a major contributor to the bustling entertainment and sports district on the west side of the Phoenix Metro area.

 

 


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!

 


WEB EXTRA: Chapel In The Woods At The Guesthouse At Graceland

What a lovely ceremony! HBG Design is honored to take part in redesigning one of the most iconic wedding destinations around. So glad we got to be there for the grand opening of the new Chapel in the Woods at The Guest House at Graceland™.  The first ceremony in the new chapel took place during Elvis Week 2018, the 2,000th wedding ceremony to be held at Graceland, along with a renewal of vows by 10 couples who met at Graceland© or during Elvis Week. The vow renewal was captured in the WEB EXTRA below.

View the WEB EXTRA here, featuring HBG designer Katie Lynn.