Jason Uyeda Joins HDR as Managing Principal

(July 2, 2013) - Jason Uyeda has joined HDR Architecture as the managing principal of our Denver office. In this role, Jason will lead the operations and business development functions of the office and oversee the expansion of HDR's presence in the Denver region.

Jason joins HDR with more than 24 years' experience in the design industry, most recently as the direct report to Regional and Business Line Executives in two geographic regions. Jason's most recent role included driving the growth, business development, and strategy of AECOM's services for the Buildings and Places business line within the U.S. Northeast and Southeast regions. Jason has also served as merger and acquisition director for AECOM, integrating firms ranging from 200 to over 2,000 staff, and has experience as a managing principal for offices in Miami, Denver, and San Francisco.

"Jason's combination of professional experience, operational practices, business development and strong interpersonal skills are exceptional," said Bernie Gehrki, HDR's Central Region Director of Operations. "With Jason's leadership, I am confident that our Denver office will continue to develop into a key part of our practice."
With expertise in landscape architecture design and exceptional analytical skills, Jason has been involved in projects of nearly every building type, from corporate and commercial facilities to educational, civic and healthcare institutions. His business operations experience and overall knowledge of our industry will be a great asset to our clients, our Denver office, and HDR.

Jason holds a bachelor of science in landscape architecture degree from Purdue University in West Lafayette, IN and a masters degree in international management from Thunderbird American Graduate School in Glendale, Arizona.

Jason can be reached at: Jason.Uyeda@hdrinc.com