1,600 people in 24 cities living 4 values for 1 goal:
To use design to help our clients succeed.

We create exceptional environments that meet our clients' most complex design challenges.

We inspire people through our work by expressing timeless cultural, organizational and personal values.

We connect people and place with ideas that come from many minds and imaginations.

We care about serving our clients, enriching lives, improving communities and protecting our natural environment through design.

We are a global architecture, design, engineering and planning firm.

60+ Years of Design + Innovation

Hal Kantner AIGA, SEGD, LEED® GA

Director of Visual Communications

+1 713 407 7732


Hal Kantner

Hal Kantner, AIGA, LEED GA, is the director of HOK’s visual communications group. Providing clients with creative programming and design, he brings organizational, marketing and management skills to the business of visual communications.

How can visual communications benefit clients?

“Communicating brand, mission or culture involves messages. Today, we expect communication to be visually rich and sophisticated. We have had the opportunity to push the envelope in this area and help our clients interpret their organizational culture in unprecedented new ways, often three-dimensionally.”


Storytelling Environments | HOK Thought Leadership

Cultural Wayfinding | HOK Thought Leadership

Q+A: Hal Kantner | HOK News


Virginia Tech
Master of Architecture
Bachelor of Architecture