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106 Jefferson, Curio Collection by Hilton – Whimsy Delivers

November 22, 2022

Inspire Design calls 106 Jefferson in Huntsville, Alabama ICandy. We call it stunning. Congratulations to Looney & Associates for a whimsical, functional, and unexpected design. Enjoy these images or check out the Video Tour                                    

November 21, 2022

  Thank you to everyone who supported the November 12th ISHP Fundraiser No Room For Trafficking, which raised more than $150,000 for AHLA‘s efforts to fight human trafficking through the hotel industry. This video illustrates the impact we have by coming together to educate our associates and report abuse. Special thanks to Nicole Oren, Bray… Read More

Elisa Whaler & Ronnie Bray Inducted into Platinum Circle 2022

More than 500 people, including many past honorees, gathered at Gotham Hall in New York on November 11th for the 33rd annual Hospitality Design Platinum Circle Awards gala to honor this year’s inductees: Ronnie Bray and Elisa Whaler, Bray Whaler; Ken Fulk; Neil Jacobs of Six Senses; Sheila Johnson, Salamander Hotels & Resorts; and Barbara Parker and Miriam Torres, Parker-Torres Design. Elisa and Ronnie… Read More

NO ROOM FOR HUMAN TRAFFICKING

November 8, 2022

Please join Bray Whaler in New York on November 12th to connect with colleagues and help fight human trafficking at ISHP’s important fundraiser. We hope to see you there! Here are the details —                

Bray Whaler Announces Key Leadership Appointments

August 17, 2022

Bray Whaler announced key leadership appointments at the annual employee meeting in July, recognizing three officers, two principals and a controller in newly expanded roles. Elisa Whaler, president and CEO explains, “We have been blessed with an exceptional couple of years and a robust portfolio for 2023 and 2024. We are recognizing the leaders that… Read More

Southernmost Beach Resort – Sanctuary in Key West

March 23, 2022

INSPIRE DESIGN, 23 FEB, 2022 DESIGNING FOR THE LARGER CONTEXT GREGG WALLIS “Key West’s Southernmost Beach Resort—aptly named for its location at the southern tip of famed Duval St.—has debuted an extensive $15-million renovation to its exterior facade, breezeways and 243 guestrooms. This comes on the heels of the recently completed refurbishment of the resort’s… Read More

Loews Arlington Hotel Earns Project of the Week Designation by TOPHOTELNEWS

March 9, 2022

TOPHOTELNEWS, March 8, 2022 – Loews Hotel Arlington, TX – Project of the week Loews Arlington Hotel & Convention Center (imagery: © HKS) “A US $550 million property that’s currently being built out in the Lone Star State – one of North America’s largest active developments – has earned our Project of the Week title…. Read More

Happy Holidays From Our Team to Yours

December 21, 2021

Happy Holidays from all of us at Bray Whaler Thank you for your collaboration and support this year. Here’s to a Prosperous 2022!                  

Art as Inspiration – Viceroy Santa Monica

November 19, 2021

Republished with permission of  INSPIRE DESIGN, November 10, 2021 ART AT THE BEACH Everywhere you look at the Viceroy Santa Monica in California—whether it be up at the façade of the hotel or eye to eye with a Lost Warhol—you can find endless inspiration and art thanks to five local artists who each put their… Read More

Bray Whaler Projects Finalists for Gold Key Design Awards

October 18, 2021

Bray Whaler is honored to have four of its projects featured among the 2021 Gold Key Award Finalists for Excellence in Hospitality Design This year’s Gold Key finalists were selected by a high profile interdisciplinary jury of hospitality leaders from 350 submissions by more than 100 design firms from around the world. Presented by Boutique… Read More