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HBGreen: Five Ways Your Casino Design Can Pay You Back

ChrisMueller-2In today’s post recession economy, the advent of next generation consumers, the ‘millennial effect’ and increased market competition are heavily influencing the gaming industry’s bottom line. Every budgetary dollar is scrutinized and many gaming operators are looking for economic and marketing advantages, seeking untapped methods for maximizing returns on their design, construction and operational investments.

There is an economic strategy that could potentially save a gaming operation hundreds of thousands of dollars each year, while improving the environmental standard for casino guests –sustainability. (more…)


HBG Excited about Redevelopment in Memphis

See full article in Memphis Business Journal

Local architecture firms note it isn’t about the scale of the project, but the number of projects coming across the table since the economy has increased following the 2008 financial crisis.

Across the board, firms are seeing more multifamily projects — an indicator of the health of multifamily and residential real estate. As home values depreciated, more people opted to rent rather than buy, says Joey Hagan, Architecture Inc. principal, resulting in the burgeoning apartment market.

Kirk Bobo, Hnedak Bobo Group Inc. managing principal, says multifamily is a great use for the redevelopment work taking place in neighborhoods across the city as it creates density and helps the tax base.

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What will the new HBG-designed LYFE Kitchen look like?

From the Memphis Business Journal – read full article here

The LYFE Kitchen being built in East Memphis will mark the first freestanding and largest location in the restaurant’s fleet.

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HBG & Seneca Gaming Corp – Making the Connection

From the  Cover of Global Gaming Business Magazine – read the article in it’s entirety here

Seneca Gaming Corp.’s third casino property, in historic downtown Buffalo, was designed with community in mind.

The Seneca Nation’s Buffalo Creek Casino showcases tribal culture in an urban industrial setting—and does it all with contemporary flair.

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Indian Gaming magazine features Seneca Buffalo Creek Casino

An exciting revitalization is happening in Buffalo’s Inner Harbor. Once an underutilized industrial zone, the district is being reborn thanks to dedicated neighbors like the Seneca Nation. Completed in 2014, the Nation’s new 64,000 square feet, $130 Million (total development cost) Buffalo Creek Casino is now a synergistic contributor to the Inner Harbor’s entertainment offerings and one of downtown Buffalo’s most popular destinations.

Read the entire article here! Apr15_CaseStudy

Seneca Walk

HBG Interior Designer Emily Marshall selects favorite new products for April 2015 issue of Contract Magazine

Check out what HBG Interior Designer Emily Marshall’s favorite new products are in the latest issue of Contract Magazine!  Read full issue here.

Contract - April 2015 [106 - 107]_Emily Marshall


Hnedak Bobo Group Going Green

From the Daily News – read full article here

On a recent Friday afternoon, Hnedak Bobo Group team members were huddled in the company’s basement at 104 S. Front St.

The firm’s employees were busily sorting a wide range of architectural and building materials, everything from tiles and laminate to wall covering and carpet.

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Hnedak Bobo Plans a Sustainable Blueprint for a Green Footprint

Memphis architecture firm, Hnedak Bobo Group (HBG) just completed interior design work on an office building on International Place in East Memphis, which is a LEED-registered project. HBG designed the 9-story, 225,000 square feet building’s interior to be as green as possible, focusing on several green design aspects, including maximizing the use of natural light and selecting products that are manufactured from sustainable resources and that contribute to healthy indoor environments.
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Leaving Las Vegas: USA Today names Four Winds New Buffalo Casino Resort one of the best casinos outside ‘Sin City’

While Las Vegas is famous for one of the nation’s top gambling and party scenes, you don’t have to travel to Sin City to see some of the world’s best casinos. USA Today put together a list of the 10 best casinos located anywhere but Vegas that are also travel destinations in and of themselves.

We’re excited that our client, Four Winds New Buffalo Casino Resort, made the list! Find out more and see photos of the project here.

FWNB Event Center Entrance

 


Two HBG-designed projects named finalists in the Building Memphis Awards

HBG is excited to have two projects nominated as finalists in the Building Memphis Awards, a broad commercial real estate recognition program sponsored by the Memphis Business Journal seeking to honor projects that have created a positive community impact. (more…)


News by Topic: Articles

HBGreen: Five Ways Your Casino Design Can Pay You Back

Posted by & filed under Entertainment & Hospitality.

In today’s post recession economy, the advent of next generation consumers, the ‘millennial effect’ and increased market competition are heavily influencing the gaming industry’s bottom line. Every budgetary dollar is scrutinized and many gaming operators are looking for economic and marketing advantages, seeking untapped methods for maximizing returns on their design, construction and operational investments…. Read more »


HBG Excited about Redevelopment in Memphis

Posted by & filed under Redevelopment & Reuse, Uncategorized.

See full article in Memphis Business Journal Local architecture firms note it isn’t about the scale of the project, but the number of projects coming across the table since the economy has increased following the 2008 financial crisis. Across the board, firms are seeing more multifamily projects — an indicator of the health of multifamily… Read more »


HBG & Seneca Gaming Corp – Making the Connection

Posted by & filed under Entertainment & Hospitality.

From the  Cover of Global Gaming Business Magazine – read the article in it’s entirety here Seneca Gaming Corp.’s third casino property, in historic downtown Buffalo, was designed with community in mind. The Seneca Nation’s Buffalo Creek Casino showcases tribal culture in an urban industrial setting—and does it all with contemporary flair.


Indian Gaming magazine features Seneca Buffalo Creek Casino

Posted by & filed under Entertainment & Hospitality.

An exciting revitalization is happening in Buffalo’s Inner Harbor. Once an underutilized industrial zone, the district is being reborn thanks to dedicated neighbors like the Seneca Nation. Completed in 2014, the Nation’s new 64,000 square feet, $130 Million (total development cost) Buffalo Creek Casino is now a synergistic contributor to the Inner Harbor’s entertainment offerings and one of downtown Buffalo’s most popular… Read more »


Hnedak Bobo Plans a Sustainable Blueprint for a Green Footprint

Posted by & filed under Uncategorized.

Memphis architecture firm, Hnedak Bobo Group (HBG) just completed interior design work on an office building on International Place in East Memphis, which is a LEED-registered project. HBG designed the 9-story, 225,000 square feet building’s interior to be as green as possible, focusing on several green design aspects, including maximizing the use of natural light and selecting products that… Read more »


Leaving Las Vegas: USA Today names Four Winds New Buffalo Casino Resort one of the best casinos outside ‘Sin City’

Posted by & filed under Entertainment & Hospitality.

While Las Vegas is famous for one of the nation’s top gambling and party scenes, you don’t have to travel to Sin City to see some of the world’s best casinos. USA Today put together a list of the 10 best casinos located anywhere but Vegas that are also travel destinations in and of themselves…. Read more »