Launched in Chicago almost 30 years ago, 555 International is an award-winning global design, development, and fabrication firm. More than just design, 555 manufactures the items essential to the business needs of its clients and manages the process all under one very large roof. The firm boasts 300,000 square feet of studio, warehousing, finishing, and manufacturing space, including 20,000 square feet dedicated to offices and showroom. 555 is comprised of an average of 150 employees with various backgrounds, including designers, engineers, artists, craftsmen, architects, and project managers, allowing the firm to provide a wide range of services and expertise.
Creating environments that people want to be in, 555 has become known for its unmistakably bold, dynamic approach to client needs. By stressing innovation, functional design, and the integration and creation of specialized materials and finishes, the firm offers a unique language for expressing client tastes and styles. The 555 team brings this fluency to each space, with hallmark design projects, including, Dallas Cowboys, Green Bay Packers and Hard Rock Hotels and Resorts International, as well as acclaimed restaurants Roister, GT Fish & Oyster, Coda Di Volpe, Balena, and Bernie’s in Chicago. In addition, 555 develops and brings to life the work of other designers, collaborating with high-end hospitality and retail clients to execute and deliver their concepts to fruition. Recent development and production projects include: Soho House Chicago, Thompson Hotel & Nico Osteria, as well as brands as diverse as A/X Armani Exchange, Gucci, Hermès, Yves Saint Laurent, Valentino, and The Frye Company. With clients all over the world, no detail is too small nor scope too big for 555. For a full client roster or more information, please visit www.555.com.