Established in 1935, Perkins+Will is an international firm that serves clients in North America, Asia, Africa, the Middle East and Europe. The firm manages a branded environments group that offers strategic consultation, brand development, research, marketing communication, graphics design and interior architecture solutions. Its clients include Genentech and Applied Biosystems. Perkins+Will serves clients in the corporate, commercial, health care and higher education markets. The firm also provides interior and urban design solutions. In addition, it designs projects for corporate headquarters, government buildings, and banking and financial institutions. The firm employs a staff of more than 1,000 people. Perkins+Will focuses on supporting the evolution of research.