Biggest interior design firms in Metro Vancouver in 2017

Ranked by total billable interior design staff in Metro Vancouver in 2017

Published in BIV print edition on January 10, 2017, based on data provided in late 2016. Firms that tied for a specific ranking in the print edition have been listed alphabetically below. Sources: Interviews with companies below and BIV research. Includes companies that responded to information requests by deadline.

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Rank '17FootnotesCompanyLocal principal(s)Recent projects in B.C. (unless otherwise indicated)Year foundedBillable staff '16Billable staff '17
1 SmartDesign Group
1150 Station St Suite 102
Vancouver, BC V6A 4C7
Phone: 604-662-7015
Nick Baker (CEO and creative director) Retail, food and beverage developments in Vancouver and internationally; vessel remodels and food service planning for BC Ferry Services Inc; Whole Foods Market, Save-On-Foods, Everything Wine, Open Road Toyota 2000 36 36
2 Kasian Architecture Interior Design and Planning Ltd
1500 Georgia St W Suite 1685
Vancouver, BC V6G 2Z6
Phone: 604-683-4145
Don Kasian (president); Carol Jones (senior principal, VP interior design); Michael McDonald (EVP); Wojciech Brus (EVP); Milton Gardner (senior principal); Alan Nakaska (principal); Sally Mills (principal) ICBC, bcIMC, KPMG, BC Hydro, Trinity Western University, YVR Offices, McCarthy Tétrault, Edmonton Arena Casino, West Edmonton Mall Casino, JH Investments, CUPE, Metro Vancouver 1983 27 29
3 Stantec Architecture Ltd
111 Dunsmuir St Suite 1100
Vancouver, BC V6B 6A3
Phone: 604-696-8000
Kent Goodwin (principal); Janice Hicks (principal) YVR International terminal, North America-wide airport concessions, Pearson International Airport, Brentwood Town Centre residential and retail redevelopment, WAM downtown development (Edmonton), Edmonton City Centre upgrades, Arbutus Club, Kiewit offices, INTEL offices, Iqaluit Airport 1954 21 23
4 SSDG Interiors Inc
1111 Melville St Suite 300
Vancouver, BC V6E 3V6
Phone: 604-685-4301
Susan Steeves (principal); Julie Campbell (principal); Kenna Manley (principal) Capital Direct, Rocky Mountaineer, FortisBC, EPCOR, Central 1 CU, Westminster Savings CU, Envision CU, Prospera CU, Associated Engineering, Cadillac Fairview, Manulife, Vancouver Golf Club, The Children's Foundation, Canaccord, Singleton Urquhart,, Hollis Wealth, AG Hair 1979 20 22
5 Bob's Your Uncle Design Ltd (BYU Design)
375 5th Ave W Suite 307
Vancouver, BC V5Y 1J6
Phone: 604-801-5330
Ada Bonini (principal); Cheryl Broadhead (principal) Uptown, University District, Wall Centre Central Park, Station Square Site 5, Pandora, Primrose, 8x, Eastpark, RiverSky, MOSAIC offices, AIDS Vancouver/Positive Living/ Gordon Neighbourhood House offices, Collingwood Neighbourhood House 2003 16 14

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