The hospitality sector has gone through much change over the last decade, whether it be new entrants such as Airbnb, the impact of technology, consolidation of brands, changing traveller expectations or the global economy.
Design Insider caught up with Ron Swidler, Principal in charge of the Branding at international hospitality design firm Gettys, to understand how they approach international projects and discuss emerging trends.
The William Vale, The art centric hotel redefining Brooklyn’s skyline. Located in the heart of lively Williamsburg, The William Vale hotel is reshaping Brooklyn attracting travelers and locals alike with a refreshing combination of interactive hospitality programs and innovative design. Just opened and already recognized by many as a ground breaking, Vogue Magazine calls the… Read More >
Leman Locke is a design-led aparthotel for those who want to challenge the status quo, and experience the unique and authentic. Designed for travelers for whom a bed and shower in a shoebox isn’t enough, Locke immerses you in its neighbourhood’s culture through spaces that connect you to a community of like-minded locals and travellers…. Read More >
With an impressive collective global experience and portfolio of projects and awards, RPW Design is renowned for its technical prowess and sensual alchemy. While varied, each project RPW Design undertakes is unforgettable for its coherence and elegance. RPW Design is re positioning the five-star London Marriott County Hall hotel for the global market. With their… Read More >
Sleep is the UK’s only hotel design exhibition. A show floor packed with new product launches from 160 hand-picked suppliers, but did you know that 44 of those suppliers are BCFA members?! Register as a visitor and make time for Sleep 2016. Agua Fabrics – Stand M24b Astro Lighting – Stand M10 BCFA – Stand… Read More >
After years of shuttered decay and a seven-year rebuilding programme, Lausanne’s grande dame hotel, the Royal Savoy, has officially re-opened.
BCFA Supplier List Carpet Hammer Carpets Lighting Chelsom Limited Northern Lights Furniture Boss Design Burgess Furniture Ltd Distinction Contract PS Interiors Wallcoverings Newmor InterContinental Hotels Group (IHG) recently announced the opening of the pioneering InterContinental® London – The O2 on the Greenwich Peninsula. Adjacent to the world-renowned arena, The O2, and… Read More >
Harry has over 35 years’ experience in designing hotels, restaurants and private residences worldwide, and his knowledge of the sector is second to none. After graduating from the Royal College of Art, Harry worked on product design and later specialised in furniture design at Dale Keller & Associates. He then went on to form GA… Read More >