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

Paul McKenzie PE

Managing Principal
On-Site Services

+1 613 683 1820


Paul McKenzie

As managing principal of the firm’s on-site services practice, Paul McKenzie, PE, brings more than 30 years of management experience to HOK’s clients. Based in Ottawa, he leads HOK’s space management services, providing space and occupancy planning and data management support to corporate real estate teams.

Paul has experience in the public, private, commercial, industrial and not-for-profit sectors across North America. His space management clients represent 60 million square feet of real estate and more than 180,000 full-time employees.

As a professional engineer with an MBA, Paul brings design and business expertise to each project.


The Five Pillars of Effective Space Management | HOK Thought Leadership


University of Calgary
Master of Business Administration

Carleton University
Bachelor of Mechanical Engineering