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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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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!


Refined rustic details highlight the new Choctaw Grant Casino & Resort Expansion

“Designers worked to enhance the materials currently in use, while introducing several new surprises involving unique textures and distinctive detailing.”

Read more about HBG Design’s inspiration behind the Choctaw Casino Resort expansion in this issue of Casino Style Magazine, Global Gaming Business.


$225M One Beale riverfront development to open with Hyatt Centric hotel, apartments, dining

“It’s really a hotel that caters to people who want to explore the city. The mission all along has been to create a unique project for Memphis.” – Mark Weaver, FAIA, Principal and lead architectural designer for the Hyatt Centric hotel at One Beale.

Check out how this new hotel at the foot of Beale Street will enhance the downtown experience, in this article from High Ground News!


First of Its Kind: Four Winds Casino moves Indian Gaming into Indiana

“Our team has worked to strategically enhance the design quality and aesthetic over [Four Winds Casino’s] four-property, now multi-state, brand.” – Paul Bell, AIA, Project Manager/Principal, HBG Design

Read more about how Four Winds South Bend expanded its presence as the first tribal casino in the state of Indiana in Global Gaming Business’ Casino Style Magazine, 2018.


Read our thoughts on Timeless Design in GGB’s Casino Style 2018

“Instead of catering to one generation or the other, the gaming and design industry should focus more holistically, which is best accomplished by broadening and elevating the total guest experience for all demographics.” – Dike Bacon, as featured in the latest Global Gaming Business, Casino Style magazine

Click for a PDF version of the article.


HBG Design’s Dike Bacon: Connecting a Memorable Guest Experience with Good Design


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Check out the Highlights from G2E 2018!

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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


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

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“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 »


First of Its Kind: Four Winds Casino moves Indian Gaming into Indiana

Posted by & filed under Entertainment & Hospitality.

“Our team has worked to strategically enhance the design quality and aesthetic over [Four Winds Casino’s] four-property, now multi-state, brand.” – Paul Bell, AIA, Project Manager/Principal, HBG Design Read more about how Four Winds South Bend expanded its presence as the first tribal casino in the state of Indiana in Global Gaming Business’ Casino Style… Read more »


Read our thoughts on Timeless Design in GGB’s Casino Style 2018

Posted by & filed under Entertainment & Hospitality.

“Instead of catering to one generation or the other, the gaming and design industry should focus more holistically, which is best accomplished by broadening and elevating the total guest experience for all demographics.” – Dike Bacon, as featured in the latest Global Gaming Business, Casino Style magazine Click for a PDF version of the article.