This interior design firm has been listed in the November 2008 Robb Report issue as one of the top 50 interior design firms in the U.S. Their portfolio includes prestigious hotels and resort such as Venetian Resort Hotel Casino, Fairmont Heritage Place Acapulco Diamante, Ojaj Valley Inn and Spa. www.sfadesign.com
A master-planning, architecture, and landscape design international firm responsible for “creating environments that are leading-edge today and the legacies of tomorrow.” Some of their projects include: Palmetto Bluff, Auberge Inn, Kukio, El Dorado and Santa Lucia Preserve. www.harthowerton.com.
This firm “has been widely recognized as a world design leader in landscape, architecture, planning and urban design. Some of their projects include: the awarded landscape at Rosewood Ventanas al Paraíso, Disney World Master Plan, and Universal Studios City Walk. www.swagroup.com
HKS Hill Glazier Studio
Located in Palo Alto, California this recently merged firm provides “a unique design perspective to vertical urban developments that integrate lifestyle, hospitality, residential, recreation, indulgence and leisure.”Some of their projects include: Four Seasons Resort Hualalai, Las Ventanas al Paraiso, Montage Resort & Spa Laguna Beach, The One & Only Palmilla. www.hksinc.com
Recognized engineering and environmental firm with a strong geotechnical specialty. Some of their projects include: Williams Island in Florida, Hotel & Resort Atlantis entre otros. www.langan.com
Marketing firm dedicated to Imaging Places®. Their portfolio includes prestiguos project like Peninsula Papagayo, Punta Mita, Dubai Polo Club, Calistoga Ranch, among others. www.intercommunications.com
Brent Pendleton acts as specialist real estate consultant and is the owner of Pendleton Associates, a firm that acts
primarily as agent for family companies with major land holdings or
investments in high-end international resorts. He is in the leadership group of the
Recreational Development Council of the Urban Land Institute and is a
chairman of Cairnwood. He is a director of Arco Capital Corporation and
a member of CCC Alliance Group.
His experience begun with the
Sea Pine Company of Hilton Head (SC) where he provided a development
team for the AgaKhan in Sardinia. As an advisor he played an important
role for the acquisition of Kiawah Island by Kuwait Investment Company.
He aided in reviving the old Rockefeller Resort at Dorado Beach in
Puerto Rico for the Pritzker Family. Other works include Hacienda
Pinilla in Costa Rica and Rainieri Punta Cana Resort and Club among
|WHO WE ARE
- Carlos Hernández - Chief Executive Officer
Mr. Hernández has over 15 years of development experience with residential, commercial and hotel developers including Fairmont Hotels, where he led the development of large projects in Mexico and Bahamas. Some of the most significant projects he has worked on...
- Patricio Lanuza - Chief Financial & Investments Officer
Mr. Lanuza has over 15 years of experience in the
structuring and financing of real estate, power, oil & gas, and
mining projects in the United States, Latin America and Europe. Prior
to Pellas Development Group, Mr. Lanuza worked at Bayerische
Landesbank and Deutsche Bank in New York as a VP of Project Finance,
Latin American Corporates and Distressed Assets. Before he entered...