The Mile-High City was founded in November 1858 as a gold mining town on the banks of the Platte River, with the Rocky Mountains as a backdrop. Today, Denver ranks as the 16th most populous U.S. metropolitan statistical area, is the most highly educated city population in the country. HKS Denver has served clients in Colorado, Utah, Wyoming, Nebraska and Montana. Our practice is built on a history of significant local work in Colorado, including Parker Adventist Hospital in Parker, Exempla Good Samaritan Medical Center in Lafayette, Gaylord Rockies Hotel and Convention Center in Aurora, and Four Seasons Resort in Vail. HKS Denver provides clients with full-service architecture, planning and development, programming, and interior design services.