The directors of HOK’s Advance Strategies practice have appointed Beverly Horii as a vice president in HOK’s Toronto office. In this new position, Horii will be responsible for leading advisory services project work in Canada and will work directly to expand the client base in the region.
Horii has held senior positions with leading design firms including B+H Architects of Toronto, where she was director of interior design, and Teknion Inc. in Toronto, where she led the Advance Concepts group. Horii brings over 20 years experience in all aspects of architecture, interior design, project management, and business development.
Hugh Painter, Director of Advance Strategies said, “We’re very fortunate to have recruited a senior professional with such diverse and distinctive experience in workplace design and consulting, architecture, furniture design, and sustainability. Her leadership will be essential to serving our clients and expanding our practice throughout our global network.”
Her clients include Bell Canada Creekbank, WSIB, Kodiak, AON, Novell, HSBC and Metro Toronto.
Horii has Bachelor of Architecture and Bachelor of Environmental Studies degrees from the University of Waterloo (Ontario). She is a member of the Royal Architectural Institute of Canada, Ontario Association of Architects, National Council for Interior Design Qualification, and Association for Registered Interior Designers of Ontario (ARIDO). She is also a LEED Accredited Professional.