Founded in 1974, Herschman Architects is an architectural firm specialized in retail and shopping center designs. It is licensed to operate in more than 45 states in the United States. It provides a range of planning, design and architectural services, including concept designs, budget reviews, presentations, preparation of construction documents and specifications-based construction. It also provides a range of postconstruction services, such as space planning, landscaping and interior designing. It has undertaken a variety of projects, including retail, shopping centers, restaurants, industrial facilities and residential. The various shopping centers it has designed include the Severance Town Center, Shaker Square and Westbay. Located in Cleveland, Herschman Architects is a member of the American Institute of Architects and the American Society of Interior Designers.