2014 Design Excellence Awards | Meet the Juror

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Joey Shimoda_headshotJoey N. Shimoda, AIA is the Chief Creative Officer of Shimoda Design Group. He earned a Bachelor of Architecture degree from California Polytechnic State University in San Luis Obispo.  In the early years of his career, Mr. Shimoda has worked with Morphosis Architects, Peter Wilson of Buros von Bolles + Wilson in London, and Frank Gehry and Associates.

On Valentine’s Day 2000, he founded Shimoda Design Group.  A studio founded on a multi-disciplined platform that seeks to bring quality design, innovation and technical excellence in projects of every scale.  In addition to the core staff of ten, the studio has the ability to assemble an optimum team of design professionals according to each clients needs.  They include planners, landscape architects, graphic designers, lighting consultants and marketing professionals.  Currently the firm has ongoing projects in Grand Rapids, Beverly Hills and Los Angeles.

Mr. Shimoda was awarded Contract Magazine’s 2013 Interiors Awards Designer of the Year.

Follow Joey on Twitter @JoeyShimoda


To learn more about the categories and awards presented, read the IIDA Oregon Chapter’s press release.

Register here to attend or sponsor the 2014 Design Excellence Awards.

Online voting for the People’s Choice Award will open at iida-or.org on October 20th.