VLDG INC . Creative Director . Architect

W Hotels Worldwide . Vice President of Design

  • responsible for the evolution and development of the Design Aesthetic, Direction and Narrative Positioning for W Hotels Worldwide during an unprecedented period of growth for a Lifestyle Luxury Brand; assuring W Hotels would become a truly global lifestyle hotel. This expansion and the dynamic design direction will transform the traditional notion of hospitality in many alluring cities such as Santiago, Chile, Barcelona, Koh Samui, Thailand, Bali, Dubai, Hong Kong, Shanghai, Milan and St Petersburg to name just a few of the 30 W Hotels designed and currently being constructed globally; all which will open within the next 3 years.

VEGA.P architecture . Principal

  • Established namesake design firm specializing in up-scale hospitality and residential architecture, interior architecture, furniture design and brand establishment.

The Related Companies . Owner's Representative

  • A premier NYC luxury residential, retail and hotel development & property management firm


VLDG INC . Creative Director . Interior Designer . LEED AP

Starwood Hotels & Resorts Worldwide . Senior Sourcing & Design Development Manager for Sheraton & Four Points

  • developed the Four Points rebranded New Homestead guestroom for roll out

Parsons School of Design . Part-time Interior Design Professor

Studio Gaia . Senior Interior Designer

  • projects completed . W Mexico City . W Seoul Korea . Carriage House Restaurant

Robert AM Stern Architects . Project Manager . Interior Designer

  • projects completed . Acadia University Residence Hall concept and roll out, Wolfville, Nova Scotia . K.C Irving Environmental Center, Acadia University, Wolfville, Nova Scotia

Rockwell Group . Interior Designer

  • projects completed . Resorts Hotel and Casino, Atlantic City . Rosa Mexicano, NYC . Montefiore Children's Hospital, NYC