Hord Coplan Macht has promoted Chan Byun, AIA, LEED AP to the new firmwide position of Director of Design Strategy. In this new role, Byun will lead efforts to create a unified design strategy for the growing national firm.

“With nearly 300 professionals spread across three offices, it is important to develop and implement a firmwide strategy for design quality. In this position, Chan will help create a consistency in our approach that will elevate the design of all our projects.  We are doing excellent work now, but always strive to improve, and Chan is the perfect person to lead this ongoing pursuit,” said Hord Coplan Macht CEO Lee Coplan, AIA.

Byun joined Hord Coplan Macht in 2017 and is recognized nationally and internationally for his design excellence and innovation.  Beyond his skills as an architect, he possesses the vision and penchant for consensus-building necessary to establish a common design culture across the firm’s offices and employees.

“I am very excited about this opportunity to help Hord Coplan Macht continue to expand its national reach while remaining laser-focused on delivering great design for every client,” said Byun.