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Hiro Kinoshita





Hiro Kinoshita was born and raised in Japan and graduated from the Architectural School of Nihon University in Tokyo. He came to California to further pursue his career in architecture and planning.


Hiro is a founding partner of KTGY, now one of the largest Orange County based architectural firms. The firm has six offices throughout the U.S. and employs over four hundred. While at KTGY, he designed residential and resort projects in California, Hawaii, and throughout Asia.


He retired in 2014 and now spends his time playing golf and traveling to destinations on his bucket list.


Hiro resides in Newport Coast with his wife, Irene, and adorable poodles, Ben(nie) and Jerry.