GEORGE WONG - BIO

With over thirty years of experience in hotel design, Mr. George Wong founded his namesake design firm in New York City in 2006. He hassince compiled a portfolio of distinctive projects in the United States and overseas.

He headed up the New York office of Yabu Pushelberg from ’02 to ’06, and directed the designs for the Grand Hyatt Hotel in Moscow, Russia; St. Regis Hotel at Bal Harbor, Florida; the Palms Place Condo Hotel Spa, Fiamma Trattoria and the West Wing Hotel rooms, all in Las Vegas, Nevada. In New York City, projects include the Dos Caminos Restaurant, the Cafeteria at HBO, and the Stone Rose Bar at Time Warner Center.

Prior to Yabu Pushelberg, he was the key designer for the New York firm of Brennen Beer Gorman Monk where he completed the designs for the renovation of a number of full service hotels such as Renaissance, Hyatt and Marriott hotels.

Before moving to New York in 1999, he founded the firm KWSG in Hong Kong, and had been at key positions with Chhada Siembieda and Partners in Long Beach, California, Chhada Siembieda & Associates, and Dale Keller Associates in Hong Kong. He had completed world renowned projects including the Four Seasons Resort at Jimbaran Bay, Bali, and the Far Eastern Plaza (Shangri-La) Hotel in Taipei.

GEORGEWONGDESIGNis currently working on the new construction projects of the Edition Hotel Shenzhen, China, the Park Hyatt Mexico City, and the DaDong Restaurant Times Square in New York City.