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
Regional Leaders

Joe Pettipas IIDA, ASID, LEED AP®

Director of Business Development

+1 416 342 7200


Joe Pettipas

Joe Pettipas, IIDA, ASID, LEED AP, is director of business development for HOK in Canada. Based in Toronto, he is responsible for ensuring that all of HOK’s clients in Canada receive exceptional service and the highest-quality design solutions.

Joe has been a featured speaker at industry events such as BUILDEX Vancouver, Calgary and Edmonton, ICSC Riordan School of Retail, the Sleep Hotel Design Excellence Conference, Hotel Association of Canada, Buffalo State College and IIDEX/NeoCon Canada. He has been published in numerous trade and general news publications.


Ryerson University
Bachelor of Applied Arts, Interior Design