VENUE SECTOR PRACTICES

When it comes to arenas, stadiums, airports, and multi-purpose venues, we know what it takes to design a space that’s performance ready for every ticket holder or tailgater. From sports fans and professional athletes to concert or conference goers, travelers, and fitness devotees, our Venue Sector experts are always focused on the end-user. We blend functionality with technical expertise to find innovative solutions that enhance performance, amenities, and comfort. When it comes to designing environments where thousands of people come together, our Venue Sector experts lead the field.

Explore our Venue Sector practices and learn more about our relevant project experience. Learn more about Henderson’s extensive experience in other market sectors here.

VENUE SECTOR

LEADERS

Our leaders are industry experts, well-respected for their experience, drive, and people-first approach. Full of passion, creativity, and wisdom, our leadership is highly collaborative and committed to delivering nothing but the best. Henderson’s vision is to build a better world, and we believe that starts with leaders who embody our company culture and core values.


Ryan Starkovich

Venue Sector Executive | Principal


Allison Black

Venue Sector Client Relationship Director


Megan Oberg

Venue Sector Marketing Manager

Venue SECTOR LEADERS

James Dietz

Venue Sector Aviation Practice Director | Principal

Mischa Haramia

Venue Sector Entertainment Practice Director | Principal

Kelly Hyde

Venue Sector Sports Practice Co-Director | Principal

Sean Kolich

Venue Sector Sports Practice Co-Director | Associate

Nathan Malone

Venue Sector Design & Construction Director | Venue Sector Fitness Practice Director | Principal

Phil Miller

Venue Sector Project Director | Principal

Andrea Mulvany

Venue Sector Operations Director | Principal

Russ Murdock

Venue Sector Technical Director | Venue Sector Convention Center Practice Director | Principal

CONSTRUCTION OR COMMISSIONING HELP?

We believe good design requires great building partners to bring it to life. Our sister company, Henderson Building Solutions, bridges the gap between design, construction, and ongoing building maintenance. Together, we seamlessly combine our engineering knowledge with in-the-field expertise to provide an unmatched client experience.

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PROJECTS

We could tell you all day how we always find new ways to innovate, but we’d rather let our projects speak for themselves. Browse our project gallery to discover what we’ve been working on in the Venue Sector.

Express Curbside Lanes Renovation - Tampa International Airport

S.B. Ballard Stadium Renovation - Old Dominion University

Wisconsin Center Expansion & Renovation

ROW DTLA Athletic Club

Littlejohn Coliseum - Clemson University

Standees Theatre

IN THE NEWS

Our people are always up to great things. Flip through the stories below to stay up to date on latest the latest news, awards, and announcements from Henderson.

September 22, 2022

VIDEO: FOX4 News Features Henderson’s KC Current Stadium Project

FOX4 News

Principals Andrea Mulvany and Katelyn DePenning discuss the upcoming $117 million KC Current stadium in Kansas City.

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September 22, 2022

VIDEO: KCTV5 Interviews Henderson Principals About KC Current Stadium Project

KCTV5 News

Henderson Engineers is the building systems design engineer for the upcoming KC Current stadium in Kansas City, the first ever stadium purpose-built for a women’s professional sports team.

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August 18, 2022

Henderson Ranks Highly Among the 2022 MEP Giants

Consulting-Specifying Engineer Magazine

Consulting-Specifying Engineer magazine recognizes Henderson Engineers among the top 100 engineering firm in North America.

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August 3, 2022

Henderson Fire Protection Expert Analyzes The Station Nightclub Fire

PHCPPros

Christopher Culp, fire and life safety technical director, analyzes the 2003 fire at The Station nightclub in Rhode Island that killed 100 people and injured more than 200 others.

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August 4, 2022

LA Downtown News Interviews Henderson CEO about Employee Ownership

LA Downtown News

Kevin Lewis speaks with leading Los Angeles-based publication about Henderson's launch of an employee stock ownership plan (ESOP).

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July 8, 2022

Henderson Jumps Two Spots to #8 on EC&M’s Top 40 Electrical Design Firms List

Electrical Construction & Maintenance Magazine (EC&M)

Henderson Engineers secures a top spot on EC&M magazine’s 2022 Top 40 Electrical Design Firms list.

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July 11, 2022

Henderson Companies Recognizes New Principals and Associates

National design and construction firm elevates 32 rising leaders at Henderson Engineers and Henderson Building Solutions.

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July 11, 2022

Henderson Companies Names New Chief Sector Officer

National design and construction firm promotes Jason Wollum to c-suite executive team.

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June 12, 2022

MONDO | STADIA Showcases Henderson’s SoFi Stadium Project

MONDO | STADIA

Henderson Engineers was the lead engineer for the 70,000-seat NFL stadium in Inglewood, Calif., right outside Los Angeles.

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June 13, 2022

Informed Infrastructure Features Henderson’s Kansas City International Airport Project

Informed Infrastructure Magazine

Leading engineering publication interviews Henderson principals James Dietz and Brent Felten about the ongoing $1.5 billion New Terminal project at KCI.

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THOUGHT LEADERSHIP

We’re an organization of innovators and idea-generators, and we love to share what we know with others. Scroll our thought leadership library for technical expertise, design discoveries, industry trainings, and more from the brains behind the building systems.

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Getting in the Game: The History of Venue Design at Henderson Engineers
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Upgrading to First Class: The Future of Airports
Article, PDF
Entertainment: Design Guidelines for Infection Control
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Henderson Teams Up with IAVM
Article, PDF
Speeding Up the Fan Experience with 5G
Article, PDF
Reinventing Sun Devil Stadium

INDUSTRY INSIGHTS, DELIVERED.

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