• Most Influential Business Women 2019: Margaret McDonald, HOK

    From St. Louis Business Journal:  Margaret McDonald remembers her first project as an architect quite fondly. The Boeing Leadership Center in Florissant, as McDonald tells it, was a smorgasbord of experience — incorporating elements of hospitality, office,...

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  • HOK, Snøhetta, and More in Running for Massive Qiddiya Giga-Project in Saudi Arabia

    From The Architect’s Newpaper:  Saudia Arabia is thinking big. A $500 billion project unveiled last year known as “NEOM” was dubbed a megacity and now, increasing by a factor of 1,000, Qiddiya, a new entertainment, sports, and...

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  • Home Away From Home

    From Green Operations:  Today’s workforce is a mix of multiple generations — from baby boomers to Gen Z — who desire workspaces that cater to their evolving needs. Employers are, now more than ever, driven to meet...

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  • Missouri Foundation for Health Wants to Demolish and Rebuild Corner Structure

    From CityScene STL:  On Monday, the Preservation Board will review a request to demolish a corner structure at 1400 Tower Grove Avenue. The structure recently collapsed and has thus made the building unstable for redevelopment use. The...

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  • HOK/SAP Report Explores Future of Esports Arenas

    Supported by technology advances, esports is emerging as one of the fastest growing sectors in the sport and entertainment industry. In addition to online gaming, demand for arena-based tournaments is also increasing, opening up multibillion-dollar opportunities. In...

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  • Developers are Creating New Homes for Surging Esports

    From St. Louis Business Journal:  The rise of esports is no surprise to anyone who has followed the video game industry. They are expected to bring in more than $1 billion in global revenue this year, as...

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  • Clayton Hotel to Close for Months for Multimillion-Dollar Renovation

    From St. Louis Business Journal:  The Sheraton Clayton Plaza Hotel is set to undergo a multimillion-dollar renovation in October that will result in the temporary closure of the hotel. Denver-based Silverwest Hotels, which acquired the hotel in July for...

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  • You Have to Have a Plan

    From Washington University’s The Source:  As a kid biking the streets of Kinloch and Ferguson, Mo., Ryan A. Wilson was drawn to construction sites. “I loved looking at buildings,” he recalled with a smile. “It was always...

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  • David Coleman Joins HOK as Regional Leader of Science + Technology in St. Louis

    David Coleman, AIA, LEED AP BD+C, has joined HOK as a regional leader for the firm’s Science + Technology practice. He brings nearly 25 years of experience designing college and university projects, with a specialty in strategic...

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  • $160M Lafayette Square Development to Break Ground

    From St. Louis Post-Dispatch:  The first portion of a $160 million redevelopment of the northwest corner of the Lafayette Square neighborhood should break ground by June. The development, spearheaded by former HOK principal Bill Odell through Chouteau...

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