Casino Design 2019 Issue, COMPANY PROFILES

Always Ahead of the Curve

By Casino Design Staff   Tue, Jul 31, 2019

Thalden-Boyd-Emery Architects


Thalden-Boyd-Emery Architects is one of the best-known casino/hotel architects in the U.S. Thalden-Boyd-Emery offers architecture, engineering, interior design, theming and master planning services. According to Hotel & Motel Management magazine, the company ranks as the “top design firm” in the hospitality industry in the nation.
Thalden-Boyd-Emery Architects is the consolidation of offices in Las Vegas, St. Louis, Tulsa and Phoenix. It brings together the Native American background and design expertise of Chief Boyd, the creative hotel and casino design expertise of Barry Thalden and the design and production talents of Rich Emery. The firm provides full architectural services including master planning, engineering and interior design. The firm’s extensive background includes:
• More than 400 hotels
• More than 120 casino projects
• Worked with 58 Native American tribes across the United States and 24 First Nations in Canada

• Design/build expertise
• Cutting-edge 3D BIM technology
Some high-profile past projects include the Hard Rock Hotel & Casino Resort in Tulsa, Oklahoma; Venetian Resort Hotel Casino in Las Vegas, Nevada; Buffalo Thunder Resort and Casino in Santa Fe, New Mexico; Morongo Casino Resort and Spa in Palm Springs, California; and many more.
Thalden-Boyd-Emery Architects consistently ranks No. 1 in client responsiveness out of more than 77,000 eligible architecture and engineering firms. This truly is the key to the firm’s vision: providing experience, creativity and personal service for each project. Forty years of success offers proof that at Thalden-Boyd-Emery Architects, they are serving their clients well.
Thalden-Boyd-Emery Architects are passionate about design and are active associate members of the American Gaming Association and the American Institute of Architects, and associate members of the National Indian Gaming Association.
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