Pushelberg, of North American interior design firm Yabu Pushelberg, serves as the duo’s conduit between the client and the design team, while providing design leadership and inspiration alongside partner George Yabu. Pushelberg received his Bachelor of Applied Arts in Interior Design and his Honorary Doctorate degree from Ryerson Polytechnic in Toronto.
Founded in 1980 by George Yabu and Glenn Pushelberg, Yabu Pushelberg has created distinctive signature environments for a diverse and often high profile clientele within the specialized retail, hospitality, and restaurant sectors.
Select clients include Four Seasons Hotels & Resorts, St. Regis Hotels, W Hotels, Thompson Hotels, Park Hyatt International, Mandarin Oriental Hotel Group, Peninsula Hotels, Jean-Georges Vongerichten, Louis Vuitton, Bergdorf Goodman, Tiffany & Co., Carolina Herrera, David Yurman, and Lane Crawford. Yabu Pushelberg has been creating timeless and artistic designs worldwide for 30 years. With studios in New York and Toronto, the design studio is divided into 7 teams comprised of design and project management personnel specializing in luxury design.
The firm has been honored with the James Beard Foundation Award for excellence in restaurant design.