Boutique Design magazine has announced the 2023 class of the Boutique 18—the rising stars designing some of today’s most forward-thinking hospitality venues. The annual group of honorees were nominated by their industry peers and selected based on criteria established by the Boutique Design editorial team.
Congrats to this year’s B18!
- Naeemah Amir, senior designer, Wimberly Interiors
- Sheila Cahill, director, design and development, BHDM
- Jessica Casiano, manager, interior design, Marriott International
- Rae Cook, interior design specialist, IHG Hotels & Resorts
- Alison Corcoran, design manager – lifestyle, Hilton Worldwide
- Abby Eckard, interior designer, //3877
- Cassandra Glass-Royal, senior interior designer, Studio 11 Design
- Laura Hope, senior design manager, Islyn Studio
- Megan Linquest, design professional, BOKA Powell
- Omid Majidinejad, senior interior designer, Gensler
- Katherine Mendez, interior project director, ODA
- Anngelica Mohabir, designer, Determined by Design
- Sergio Mondragon, senior designer, AvroKO
- Lillian Park, associate – senior designer, Stantec Architecture
- Laura Partica, design lead, Goodrich
- Andrea Perez, studio leader, Suomi Design Works
- Jocelyn Quiroz, project designer, RoseBernard Studio
- Jillian Tomaro, senior interior designer, Omni Hotels & Resorts
Boutique Design magazine also reveals its yearly Up-and-Coming Hotelier honor, a noteworthy hotelier to watch. BD created the award to recognize the visionaries who are redefining guests’ expectations regarding how hotels look, feel, and operate. The winners are the masterminds behind young brands emerging as influencers in the hospitality industry. This year’s honorees are Shannon Maldonado, founder and creative director YOWIE, and Everett Abitbol, cofounder of Deacon Hospitality Group and YOWIE Hotel.
All the honorees will be profiled in the Fall 2023 issue of Boutique Design magazine. Join us as we celebrate them at the 2023 Gold Key Awards gala on Monday, November 13th at Cipriani 42nd Street in New York. Get your tickets today!