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

Susan Grossinger IIDA, LEED AP

Director of HOK Product Design

Susan Grossinger

Susan Grossinger, IIDA, LEED AP, is the director of HOK Product Design®, LLC, an independent business that engages designers who use design thinking to create innovative products for the built environment.

Susan pairs market experts within HOK with world-class industrial designers to create innovative products for the built environment. She has helped launch 40 products and currently is developing 25 more within the healthcare, lighting, science and technology, airport and workplace markets. Prior to leading HOK Product Design, Susan was director of interiors for the Los Angeles office for 15 years.

She is active in the environmental and animal rights nonprofit sector and has been on the board of directors for Heal the Bay in Santa Monica, California, for 15 years.

Why is HOK involved in product design?

“The global background and creativity of our people, who work on planning and design projects all over the world, give us a unique perspective that we apply to the creation of our products. The key to our success has been our ability to identify gaps in the market and then to design innovative products that perfectly match our manufacturer clients’ portfolios.”


Balance Beam
Panelized Shadow Box
Traverse Tables


Making Product Design a Business | Architect Magazine

IIDA Welcomes Susan Grossinger | HOK News

HOK Product Design | Pinterest


Pepperdine University
Bachelor of Science