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Light Box Design Studio Redefines What to Expect from Spec Suites & Amenities

Light Box, a Wingate Hughes design studio, redefines what to expect from spec suites and community amenity areas with remarkable work that can be seen throughout DC, Northern Virginia, and Maryland. Their recent work at 1800 M Street NW, owned by Columbia Property Trust, sets a new standard of excellence for spec suite and amenity area […]

Find Out What Virtru Co-founder John Ackerly Wants in His Office Design

Virtru Co-founder and CEO John Ackerly sat down with Wingate Hughes to talk about his journey from a small apartment office to the newly designed Downtown DC Virtru headquarters. Virtru addresses the pressing needs of digital trust and has exploded in popularity over the past five years. They put privacy first and make digital environments secure […]

You Want to Move to a New Office?

The latest Wingate Hughes Architect Session You Want to Move to a New Office? Here’s How! featured commercial real estate expert Bruce Pascal, Executive Managing Director, Cushman & Wakefield, and John Sadlik, a leader in the real estate and construction industries and Principal of J2H Partners. Their knowledge in the DC real estate and construction scenes can’t be matched and their insights are exactly what every prospective tenant needs to hear before moving.

Culture and Diversity Strengthen Architecture and the Workplace

Wingate Hughes embraces culture and diversity in our workplace because we believe people strengthen our firm and enhance our perspective on architecture. Our team ranges from US-rooted staff to employees from, or with family in, Laos, Guatemala, Mexico, Philippines, Puerto Rico, India, and Honduras. Every day, Wingate Hughes buzzes with different ideas, world views, architectural […]

We’re One of DC’s Coolest Companies!

Wingate Hughes lands a top spot on DC’s 2018 Coolest Companies list and earns the most votes for Readers Choice! The DC Inno competition announces the Coolest Companies annually at DC Fest — this year at WeWork Manhattan Laundry — after a thorough application, nominee selection, and voting process. Wingate Hughes boasts tons of cool […]

Cobalt Welcomes Growth and Talent with Vibrant Office

Cobalt CEO Russ Inman welcomes company growth and plans to attract and keep the best new talent with his vibrant CRM office, located in the Crystal City section of Arlington, VA. Cobalt charts upward as part of the largest single software segment in the world, and the company continues to hire to keep up with […]

How Sexy Can an Office Building Be?

 2000 Corporate Ridge Building Repositioning from Wingate Hughes Architects on Vimeo. The 2000 Corporate Ridge 10-story office building renovation activates the formerly static McLean complex with opportunity and energy. The live video stuns with footage so pristine, it resembles a rendering. The 102,254 SF redesign projects the suburban building into direct competition with DC’s millennial- […]

DC Hurricane Party

Hurricane Florence was predicted to reach the DC area so Wingate Hughes hosted a party for our friends and clients who had to work on the rainy day. The storm changed course, THANK GOODNESS, but we threw the event regardless! Thanks to all those who came out to mingle in our new office space. Please […]

The Ultimate Hotel-Inspired Lobby at DC’s One Thomas Circle

One Thomas Circle’s hotel-inspired re-design raises the lobby to the prestige of its prime location as the gateway between Shaw and Downtown DC. The lobby’s hot spot, lounge vibe encourages occupants to use it as the launching pad before a night out and to hang out between meetings and social engagements. The design provides flexible […]

Wingate Hughes Architects is Moving!

After seven amazing years at 1010 Vermont Ave. NW, Wingate Hughes is moving to accommodate our growing firm!