1.0 INTRODUCTION OF FIRM Started in 1965, Hirsch Bedner Associates (HBA) areglobally notable as “Number One Hospitality Design Firm”. HBA designs the signature looks oftoday’s luxury brands and reveal the world’s most anticipated hotels, resorts, spas, casinos,restaurants, cruise ships, independent contemporary boutique hotels andworld-class residences. By keeping pace with ever changing trendscontrolled by today’s cosmopolitan traveler, HBA identify interior designtrends and make conclusive vision about upcoming innovations. With 51 years ofdesigning hotels and 24 offices worldwide, HBA aims to add value, raise standardsand enhance the brand of a project’s owner and operator. 2.0 PORTFOLIO AND SERVICES With a team of world’s leading designers, HBA currently havemore than 1600 interior designers, lighting designers, graphic designers,architects and art consultants globally.
HBA provides services such artconsultation, illuminate, studio, residential, graphic design, interior design,architecture and resort. One of the major portfolio of HBA is its world-renowned Architectureservices who is famous for its design practices and versatility in their designapproaches. HBA’s mission is to inculcate “unique heritage of each community”design into their client’s architecture and landmark projects, without losingthe its sustainability and invaluable visions for the future.
With itsArchitecture headquarter situated in Singapore and Shanghai, HBA have provenits success with their track-record of award-winning hospitality projects and arewell-trusted by hotel operators globally. HBA have worked with hotel operatorssuch as Shangri-La Dubai (Appendix 4.1), Hilton Zhoushan (Appendix 4.2), and JWMarriott Galaxy Macau (Appendix 4.3) over the years. Resorts Design is another major portfolio of HBA which wasestablished to create luxury resorts internationally with its flagship officeat Bali, Indonesia. In order to construct world’s esteemed resorts, the teamworks closely with the local craftsman to draw inspirations from Bali’scaptivating vicinity. With over 50 years of experiences, HBA Resort distinguishthemselves from its competitors through its hands-on approach to carry out fullservice resort projects.
The office offers a comprehensive service fromfeasibility study to procurement regulations. The surrounding habitat is theteam’s philosophy which always results in award-winning resorts.Some of HBA Resorts’ projects include Park Hyatt Maldives (Appendix 4.4) and TheSt. Regis Saadiyat Island Resort, Abu Dhabi (Appendix 4.5). 3.
0 AWARDS AND ACCOLADES With its prides on HBA’s group of gifteddesigners, HBA has been awarded nine times in Year 2017 and made it Number 1firm on the Interior Design Giants List. One of HBA’s hospitality group on FourSeasons Kyoto (Appendix 4.6) have won them three awards which includes “2017Gold Key Awards for Best Suite and Best Guest Room Luxury”, “Hospitality DesignHD Awards: Four Seasons Kyoto Upscale/Luxury Guestrooms or Suites” and “HospitalityDesign HD Awards: Four Seasons Kyoto Spa”. Another masterpiece of HBA is KempinskiSummerland Hotel & Resort in Beirut, Lebanon (Appendix 4.
7) project, whereHBA received the recognition of “Best Hotel Renovation & Restoration byAHEAD Awards.