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TECTA associates is a San Francisco based architectural,” interior design and branding firm that specializes in the design of retail and restaurant spaces”,” commercial and office properties as well as residential projects. TECTA also has recently opened a Los Angeles office. We have been working with large and small companies since our inception in 1985″, and have a great deal of experience and exposure with codes and jurisdictions.

Our practice specializes in designing retail and restaurant buildings and spaces. Our clients have included landlords (Westfield, Weingarten Realty, Simon Group, JMB Realty) as well as retailers (MAC, Bare Escentuals, Fed Ex Office, Macy’s, Starbucks, Borders Books, TJX, Walgreens,” Taco Bell and Yum Brands). Our projects include shell retail centers”,” retail and food service buildings”,” and tenant improvements. We have a great deal of experience implementing retail guidelines”,” and our field support staff are experts at holding builders to the task.


TECTA is committed to outstanding service and quality results through successful integration of design and project management. We are constantly exploring new ideas and material to think outside the box. Our design solutions enhance our clients’ philosophy and culture, while our project management smoothly guides single and multiple project schedules through completion.

Our team members bring a diversity of skills and backgrounds,” ranging from talented designers to seasoned technicians. Team collaboration ensures the brightest and best solutions for our clients.