BBH Design Joins EwingCole

BBH Design is joining EwingCole, one of the nation’s leading architecture, engineering, and interior design firms. BBH Design is an innovative, research-informed architecture practice that provides planning, architecture, and design research services to the regions most respected education, healthcare, and science organizations. This strategic initiative leverages EwingCole’s national network and resources with BBH Design’s regional industry expertise to deliver an unparalleled experience to clients. “BBH Design’s team provides added leadership and expertise in many of the industries EwingCole serves,” said Mark Hebden, EwingCole’s President. “EwingCole and BBH Design share a strong focus on cultivating client relationships and being recognized as trusted advisors. We look forward to combining our resources, building on our current success, and expanding into new markets.”

“By joining EwingCole, a firm whose culture aligns with ours, we are able to draw on their talent to increase the services we provide our clients,” said BBH Design’s CoFounders and Managing Principals Rich Beale and Douglas Hall. “EwingCole’s broad areas of expertise will not only enhance our regional presence, but it will also expand the types of clients we serve.”

The combining of firms shapes the future of EwingCole by providing a platform to better serve existing clients in the region, allowing for further expansion into the southeastern United States. In addition, BBH Design’s research team has developed new visualization tools that examine the relationships between occupants and how they operate within their built environment. These tools can be utilized by current and future clients to validate design decisions.

EwingCole will double its locations, maintaining offices in Irvine, New York, and Philadelphia as well as adding new offices in Charlotte, Pittsburgh, and Raleigh.

About EwingCole

EwingCole is a nationally recognized architecture, engineering, interior design, and planning firm of more than 350 professionals in Irvine, New York, and Philadelphia. Our practice is built on the core values of professional leadership, design excellence, and collaborative relationships to provide the best total solution for our clients, the community, and the environment. EwingCole is a leader in the design of academic, cultural, government, healthcare, science and technology, sports and entertainment, and workplace facilities. Visit

About BBH Design

BBH Design partners with its clients to provide human-centered, idea-driven spaces using design research and lean methods. Founded 14 years ago, BBH Design fulfills client visions and aspirations in the Southeast and Northeast through its locations in Raleigh and Charlotte, North Carolina and Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania. BBH Design is a regional leader in healthcare and higher education design, focused on the belief that creating healthy spaces for people is how architectural design provides value and meaning to the world.