DAVID DUNPHY, AIA, NCARB

DAVID DUNPHY, AIA, NCARB

PRINCIPAL, LOS ANGELES


David has amassed over 35 years of professional experience in Architecture, Interior Design and Project Management for major hotel, timeshare, and housing projects all over the globe. He brings that rare combination of great vision and design talent tempered by deep knowledge of real world constraints to create successful, memorable projects for his clients.

Prior to starting Studio in the U.S. for HBA International, David was the Executive Vice President of Design and Architecture at HFS Concepts 4 and oversaw the design and completion of 175 million dollars of hotel renovation for 38 hotels over an 18 month period for a major US REIT. David directed the architectural and interior design work of five offices for HFS worldwide. He was also Director of Operations for Design 1 Interiors, a Marina Del Rey firm responsible for the design of more Disney hotel interiors than any other design company in the United States during his tenure there. He directed all of Design 1’s U.S. and Asian operations and was responsible for over $500 million in hotel architectural interiors.

David’s extensive background enables him to direct and coordinate the services of architecture, interiors, and FF&E procurement offered by the firm and assist Owners with the establishment of project feasibility, phasing, scheduling, budgeting, and implementation to realize their final vision. David also plays the primary role in the development of new business opportunities for Studio HBA in the United States. He is actively involved in the design of every project Studio executes and stays with each project until completion when the owner’s vision is fully realized.
 

SELECTED PROJECT HISTORY


FULL SERVICE HOTELS

  • Hyatt Centric Mountain View
  • L’Enfant Plaza Hilton
  • Curio Collection Paso Robles
  • Renaissance Richardson
  • Hyatt Regency Huntington Beach Resort
  • Westin Mission Hills Resort
  • Westin Bonaventure
  • Vivanta by Taj Coimbatore
  • Vivanta by Taj Bangalore
  • Vivanta by Taj Blue Diamond
  • Doubletree Phoenix
  • Doubletree Burlingame
  • Marriott Pere Marquette

 

SELECT SERVICE HOTELS

  • Hampton Inn Santa Monica
  • Courtyard Marriott Santa Monica
  • Cambria Hotel & Suites Napa
  • Cambria Hotel and Suites Sonoma
  • Marriott Springhill/Townplace Arlington
  • Aloft/Element Salt Lake City
  • Residence Inn El Monte

 

EXTENDED STAY

  • Plaza La Reina Los Angeles

 

CONFERENCE CENTERS

  • Huawei Executive Retreat & Conference Centers - Shenzhen and Shanghai