Brand Bureau is a creative agency inspired by and rooted in hospitality. Born out of a desire to make the everyday remarkably hospitable, Brand Bureau brings together expertise across brand and experience strategy, visual design, and interior design in a unique cross-disciplinary practice. Founded in 2012, Brand Bureau's team of strategists and designers work with clients around the world in hospitality, real estate, entertainment, and retail.
The agency was originally conceived by AvroKO Group, a global hospitality firm with offices in New York, London, San Francisco, and Bangkok. Since 2001, AvroKO partners Kristina O’Neal, Adam Farmerie, William Harris, and Greg Bradshaw have changed the hospitality design landscape, playing the dual role of design firm and restaurant owners/operators. Today, AvroKO Group includes AvroKO Design, Brand Bureau, AvroKO Hospitality Group, and Goodshop Manufacturies.
For us, hospitality is universal: it’s a simple notion that transcends industries and borders. And we believe hospitality is everywhere, for everyone. By tapping the power of hospitality through design, we can bring small moments of joy to everyday experiences, making the ordinary just a little more extraordinary. We do this by developing brands, defining experiences, and designing spaces with our philosophy of Hospitable Thinking®.