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HOK is a designing, engineering, and architecture company. It was established in 1950 and 2019, it gained the achievement of one of the most innovative companies at an architecture firm. It works as a planning firm that collaborates with more than 1,600 people. Their vast networking is based across 23 offices on three continents. HOK assures to design buildings and spaces according to the needs of people environment. Their designers are influenced in technical excellence and to deliver a solution that inspires the community and clients. It is ranked as number 1 by ENR as Green Building Firm. They are now opening a school on architecture learnings and techniques. The school is named Bristol Primary School which makes a continuous theme in HOK buildings.

Company - Private
$100M to $500M
Large
Multiple locations
Architecture Firms
1955
Bill Hellmuth
What departments HOK employees work at?
DepartmentsRatio
Designers25.7%
other occupation22.2%
Architects18%
Management - Other8.9%
Engineers8.6%
Administrative6.5%
Education Administrators6.1%
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Professional experience

How many years of experience do HOK employees have before joining?
Years of experience at HOK: Newcomers: 23%, Experiencers: 13%, Experts: 21%, Veterans: 43%. HOK employees have 8+ years experience on average before joining.
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Where did HOK employees work before joining?
Where they've worked before HOK: 360 Architecture, AECOM, BBG - BBGM. Typical HOK employees have worked at 360 Architecture.
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AECOM
BBG - BBGM
What industries did HOK employees work in previously?
Industry Background: The most typical industries of HOK: Architecture Firms, Engineering Firms, Specialty Trade Construction Companies, Building Companies, Residential Building Construction Companies. HOK employees most likely come from a Architecture Firms industry background.
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Where did HOK employees work before joining?
Past employers' size at HOK: Small: 54%, Medium: 14%, Large: 32%. Most HOK employees have previously worked at small companies.
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Educational background

What did employees at HOK study?
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Where did employees at HOK study?
Kansas State University
Pratt Institute-Main
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Employee data

How long do people stay in a role at HOK?
Time employed at HOK: <1: 12%, 1-3: 32%, 4-8: 29%, 9-13: 13%, 14-20: 8%, 20+: 6%. Most HOK employees stay with the company for 1-3 years which is less than the industry average.
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How does HOK rank for age & gender diversity?
Gender ratio at HOK: 59.9% Male and 40.1% Female. Age ratio at HOK: 16-20: 0%, 21-30: 32%, 31-40: 32%, 41-50: 18%, 51-60: 13%, 60+: 5%. HOK rates - 5.1% more female than the industry average. Most HOK employees are 31-40, which is on par with the industry median age range.
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Career advancement

How does HOK rank for career advancement?
Career advancement at HOK: low. HOK ranks low for career advancement which is above the industry average.
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What companies do HOK employees go on to work at?
Future employers of HOK: AECOM, Gensler, HDR, HKS, Jacobs. People who work at HOK most typically go on to work for the AECOM.
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gender breakdown at HOK?
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Liam Brown3 years ago
gender ratio is 40.1% female, 59.9% male.
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When was HOK established?
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Sophie Hayes3 years ago
1955.
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What industry is HOK in?
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Benjamin Gardner3 years ago
Engineering/Architecture.
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Where is the headquarters of HOK?
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Isabella Holmes3 years ago
It’s in Saint Louis, MO.
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What is the annual revenue of HOK?
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Liam Brown3 years ago
$100m to $500m.
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What companies are similar to HOK?
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Benjamin Gardner3 years ago
Gensler, Perkins & Will, Skidmore, Owings & Merrill LLP (SOM).
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I wonder who’s the current CEO at HOK?
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Liam Brown3 years ago
CEO is Bill Hellmuth.
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How long do people usually work for HOK?
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Isabella Holmes3 years ago
1-3 year(s).
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what kind of companies did HOK employees work for?
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Sophie Hayes3 years ago
Small companies before HOK.
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How often do employees get promoted at HOK ?
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Sophie Hayes3 years ago
advancement opportunities are low
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Top future employers of HOK employees?
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Liam Brown3 years ago
these companies AECOM, Gensler, HDR, HKS, Jacobs, JLL, Perkins & Will, SmithGroup
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Where did employees work before joining HOK?
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Liam Brown3 years ago
360 Architecture, AECOM, BBG - BBGM, CannonDesign, Gensler, NBBJ Design, Perkins & Will, Skidmore, Owings & Merrill LLP (SOM).
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How old are HOK’s employees in general?
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Benjamin Gardner3 years ago
31-40, 21-30.
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Where did most of HOK employees go to school?
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Sophie Hayes3 years ago
Kansas State University, Pratt Institute-Main, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign, University of Kansas, Washington University in St Louis.
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What is the mission of HOK?
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Benjamin Gardner3 years ago
"HOK’s mission is to deliver exceptional design ideas and solutions for our clients through the creative blending of human need, environmental stewardship, value creation, science and art.".
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