Blitz Taps Hospitality Ace Tim Haggerty as SF Studio Director

New Hire Marks Strategic Expansion Into the Hospitality Space

Tim Haggerty

Multidisciplinary architecture and design firm Blitz is pleased to officially welcome Tim Haggerty as Studio Director at its San Francisco location. Haggerty brings a wealth of career experience, passion, and knowledge within the luxury retail, hospitality, food & beverage, and health & wellness spaces to this new role at the pioneering firm. Most recently at the helm of an eponymous design firm for nearly two decades, Haggerty is a visionary with a track record of creating impactful hospitality environments that are inspiring and fine-tuned to fully embody each client’s vision and brand identity.

“We are thrilled to welcome Tim Haggerty to our ever-expanding team of talent. His robust experience designing within the hospitality sphere and strategic business acumen will be instrumental to our continued growth and expansion into the luxury retail, hospitality, F&B, and health & wellness spaces,” comments Blitz Co-Founder, Melissa Hanley.

In his position, Haggerty will ensure the strategic, operational, quality and design objectives of major projects, collaborating closely with Blitz’s clients and cultivating a supportive and inclusive company culture. He will also spearhead business development initiatives and help to grow Blitz’s reach with a special focus on hospitality. In addition to establishing and leading his own firm, Haggerty has held design roles at Gensler, BAMO, RTKL, and Ghafari. 

About Blitz:

Blitz is a full-service architecture and interior design firm specializing in commercial, retail, and hospitality design. Founded by Melissa and Seth Hanley in 2019, the award-winning firm is composed of curious architects and creatives who live and breathe design. With studios in San Francisco, Los Angeles, Denver, and Saint Louis, Blitz’s national practice is driven by the passionate pursuit of greater solutions. By approaching design as an information-driven process, the firm excels in providing holistic design concepts for the built environment.