Senior Vice President, Principal
“Every aspect of the built environment is of interest to me, and my career has allowed me to experience countless opportunities to design and explore my passion to the fullest.”
James is a licensed architect who brings more than 25 years of experience to hotel design. A specialist in resort design, he has created some of the world’s most iconic properties: Atlantis, The Palm, Atlantis Bahamas, MazaganBeach Resort, One & Only Royal Mirage, Park Hyatt Dubai, The Peabody Orlando, and MGM Foxwoods, to name a few. He has won numerous design awards, has been widely published and is a frequent speaker at industry meetings and conferences. Additionally, James considers it a professional responsibility to “give back” and has worked with several universities, participating in student juries, work sessions and lectures. He is a creative problem solver who approaches every project with genuine excitement. James is a host and entertainer who appreciates the details that make an experience unforgettable.