The Practice was founded in Coleraine in 1985 and has grown from the original 2 founding partners to a current staff of 25. To date this award winning practice has completed a wide variety of projects in both Ireland and the United Kingdom. Within the Practice, each individual project is the responsibility, and in the ultimate control, of a Director who discusses and agrees a project with an individual client at the time of appointment and maintains an active role in the project from inception to completion. Day to day driving of a project is the responsibility of the appropriate project architect or associate reporting to the Director who directs and controls the project team. GM Design has kept abreast of the latest technological developments for the architectural design professions with an ongoing investment programme in computer facilities to assist the design and administrative staff. The company has both ISO 9001:2008 and ISO 14001:2004 accreditation.