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Professional Profile: William Hovey 2016


  • Title: President/Principal
  • Company: BHNT Architects
  • Location: Buffalo, New York
  • Birthplace: Rochester, New York

College: On the job training

First job unrelated to your current field: Grill man at a steakhouse

First job in current field: Apprentice architect at Castle Hamilton Houston Lownie Architects

What your firm does now and its plans for the future? To provide a high level of service to our clients making them feel that their project is our most important project.  Going forward we are transitioning our firm to the next generation and expanding on our hospitality experience to become the “go-to” firm for those types of projects.

Hobbies: Spending time with my grandkids and traveling to Italy.

Favorite novel: “Pelican Brief” John Grisham

Favorite film: “Lawrence of Arabia”

Keys to success:  Do what you say.

Person(s) you most admire (outside of family): Alexander Hamilton

If you had to choose a different profession, what would it be?  Wine maker