Designer of Storytelling Environments
Hal Kantner’s consulting practice offers a focused expertise in experiential design and interpretive 3D storytelling. Hal most recently served as a Senior Vice President with HOK where he led that firm’s Experience Design studio. He holds undergraduate and graduate degrees from the Virginia Tech College of Architecture and Urban Studies. A 30+ year veteran of graphic design for the built environment, his experience has been earned inside large architectural firms. He led graphic design at Caudill Rowlett Scott (later CRSS) for 10 years, where print publishing about land planning, real estate, construction, facilities, and workplace were integral to the service offering. 25 years in leadership positions with HOK oversaw the rise of facilities as a media vehicle and his business unit served to interpret on-brand, of-culture, on-mission environments for corporate, cultural, and governmental clients.