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NBBJ  has been hired by Russell Investments as the architectural firm to design the interior space of its new global headquarters at 1301 2nd Avenue, a building also designed by NBBJ.
“In the following months we will work closely with Russell Investments to design a unique environment that fosters collaboration and inspires innovation—two key attributes that are consistent with Russell’s heritage,” says NBBJ Managing Partner Scott Wyatt, FAIA.
Following completion of visioning, programming and workplace strategy, NBBJ will begin work on project schematics and design development. Construction is scheduled to begin in 2010.
NBBJ is a global planning and design firm founded on the evolution of over 60 years of ideas, vision and practice. The firm’s design approach is based on the belief that design can support and enhance organizational performance (dive deeper). Every solution is customized based on each client’s enterprise, using an engaging process of discovery, design and delivery (dive deeper). The firm has designed headquarters and offices for leading global businesses and organizations including Bloomberg, Boeing and The Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation. NBBJ has five domestic and four international offices in Seattle, New York, Los Angeles, San Francisco, Columbus, London, Dubai, Beijing and Shanghai.