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    HOK is a company that provides design, architecture, engineering, and planning services. The company delivers its solutions across aviation, healthcare, government, justice, residential, entertainment, and other markets.
    HQNew York, NY, US
    Employee Ratings3.9
    Overall CultureB

    Latest Updates

    Employees (est.) (Jun 2021)2,216
    Job Openings121
    Cybersecurity ratingCMore

    Key People/Management at HOK

    Tom Robson

    Tom Robson

    Chief Operating Officer
    Nate Appleman

    Nate Appleman

    Director of Sports, Recreation & Entertainment
    Amy Beckman

    Amy Beckman

    Practice Leader, Architecture
    John Bartolomi

    John Bartolomi

    Chief Information Officer
    Stephen Beacham

    Stephen Beacham

    Director of Design, Interiors
    Paul Auguste

    Paul Auguste

    Director of Aviation & Transportation
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    HOK Office Locations

    HOK has offices in New York, Atlanta, Chicago, Columbus and in 14 other locations
    New York, NY, US (HQ)
    5 Bryant Park, 1065 6th Ave
    Atlanta, GA, US
    133 Peachtree St NE #4800
    Atlanta, GA, US
    191 Peachtree St NE #2250
    Chicago, IL, US
    333 S Wabash Ave 14th floor
    Columbus, OH, US
    415 N Front St #175
    Culver City, CA, US
    9530 Jefferson Blvd
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    HOK News and Updates

    Designing a World-Class Architecture Firm: The People, Stories and Strategies Behind HOK

    In times of crisis, architecture and construction firms often struggle more than most.  After all, clients stop building buildings amid uncertainty.  For example, the U.S. design, engineering and construction industries suffered more than any other sector during the financial meltdown of 2008.  But …

    HOK Blogs

    Like a Good Neighbor: Kimberly Dowdell on Social Responsibility and Inclusion in Architecture

    Kimberly Dowdell, marketing principal in HOK’s Chicago studio, appeared on the World Build podcast to talk about her involvement with HOK Impact, the ACE mentorship program and how architects can take a leadership role in social responsibility and inclusion. Dowdell is a philanthropic partner of the…

    HOK’s Ben Crawford Reflects on Juneteenth as an African American and ‘Naturalized’ Texan

    Growing up in Atlanta in the 1970s, Ben Crawford was accustomed to holidays honoring Confederate war heroes. It wasn’t until he went to college in Houston that he learned of a different kind of Civil War remembrance: Juneteenth. On July 19, 1865—a full two months following the conclusion of the Civi…

    HOK Projects Earn USGBC Leadership Awards for Sustainability

    The U.S. Green Building Council (USGBC) recognized LG’s North American Headquarters and the New York-Presbyterian David H. Koch Center for “contributing to the creation of sustainable, healthier, equitable and resilient buildings.” Two new HOK-designed buildings have won USGBC Leadership Awards for …

    HOK Signs SE 2050 Commitment to Curb Embodied Carbon

    The Structural Engineering (SE) 2050 Commitment calls on the architecture, engineering and construction industry to understand, reduce and eliminate embodied carbon in structural systems by 2050. HOK’s Engineering group is proud to announce that HOK has joined the SE 2050 Commitment Program to reduc…

    Violence Toward Asian Americans Has HOK’s Phillip Gangan Reflecting on His “Otherness”

    A marketing professional in our San Francisco studio and native of the Philippines, Phillip sees intolerance as part of daily life in America. Every day, my idealized version of America collides with the reality of my lived experience. And as a first-generation immigrant, I am still learning what it…

    Kay Sargent Addresses House Committee on Post-COVID-19 Workplace

    HOK Director of WorkPlace Kay Sargent provided expert testimony to the House of Representatives Transportation and Infrastructure Committee, Subcommittee on Economic Development, Public Buildings and Emergency Management. In her opening remarks at the May 13 hearing, Sargent noted that this is an im…
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    HOK Frequently Asked Questions

    • When was HOK founded?

      HOK was founded in 1955.

    • Who are HOK key executives?

      HOK's key executives are Tom Robson, Nate Appleman and Amy Beckman.

    • How many employees does HOK have?

      HOK has 2,216 employees.

    • Who are HOK competitors?

      Competitors of HOK include Thornton Tomasetti, Skidmore, Owings & Merrill and Foster + Partners.

    • Where is HOK headquarters?

      HOK headquarters is located at 5 Bryant Park, 1065 6th Ave, New York.

    • Where are HOK offices?

      HOK has offices in New York, Atlanta, Chicago, Columbus and in 14 other locations.

    • How many offices does HOK have?

      HOK has 22 offices.