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  • Countdown to Opportunity: The Club & Hotel Controllers Conference 2018

    Written By: Laura Resco, official event guest blogger for the HFTP Club and Hotel Controllers Conference 2018 - One of the most important jobs of a graduate student is to produce original research that furthers the existing knowledge within an industry.

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    The HFTP Americas Research Center has developed example job descriptions for club accounting positions. The process involved reviewing sample job descriptions, and compiling the information into standardized job descriptions.

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The Worlds' First 3-D Printed House is Nearly Here

WATG Blog (Design)·18 July 2018
Once 3-D printing moved out of the laboratory and into mainstream culture, awe turned into opportunity. The success of altruistic and once-impossible applications like fully-functioning 3-D printed organs and prosthetic limbs meant we could also dabble in decorative pursuits—like jewelry and iPhone cases.
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New Managing Director At WATG

WATG Blog (Design)·12 July 2018
Martin Pease has been appointed by WATG, one of the world’s leading integrated architectural design firms, as Managing Director of the firm’s practice in London. Pease brings 25 years of design and commercial business experience to WATG, with deep expertise across the United Kingdom, United States and the Middle East.
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World Interior of the Year 2018 Shortlist Revealed

WATG Blog (Design)·10 July 2018
INSIDE World Festival of Interiors, the leading global interior design and architecture awards programme has announced the shortlist of 77 projects that will compete to be crowned World Interior of the Year 2018.
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WORLD INTERIOR OF THE YEAR 2018. AND THE NOMINEES ARE...

WATG Blog (Design)·10 July 2018
These are 10 of the world’s finest spaces. The world’s most impressive architectural and interior design projects are going head-to-head to compete in this year’s INSIDE World Festival of Interiors, an annual three-day event dedicated to celebrating the world’s finest interiors.
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2018 INSIDE: World Festival of Interiors shortlist announced

WATG Blog (Design)· 6 July 2018
As the sister event to the anticipated 2018 World Architecture Festival, the INSIDE: World Festival of Interiors competition scopes out projects that are the best of the best in the global interior design scene. This year’s international shortlist features 77 projects across nine categories.
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Belmond Venice Simplon-Orient-Express shortlisted for world interior of the year

WATG Blog (Design)· 5 July 2018
bjarke ingels’ LEGO house, a transparent pharmacy, and a dramatic escalator installation are all on the shortlist for the world interior of the year 2018. INSIDE world festival of interiors, the global interior design and architecture awards program, has announced the shortlist of 77 projects that will compete to be crowned at this year’s ceremony in Amsterdam. projects from across the globe were entered across nine different categories, ranging from health and educational buildings to hotels, bars, restaurants, and residential homes. the event is hosted alongside the 2018 world architecture festival (WAF).
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LEGO house + escalator installation among projects shortlisted for world interior of the year

WATG Blog (Design)· 5 July 2018
bjarke ingels’ LEGO house, a transparent pharmacy, and a dramatic escalator installation are all on the shortlist for the world interior of the year 2018. INSIDE world festival of interiors, the global interior design and architecture awards program, has announced the shortlist of 77 projects that will compete to be crowned at this year’s ceremony in Amsterdam. projects from across the globe were entered across nine different categories, ranging from health and educational buildings to hotels, bars, restaurants, and residential homes. the event is hosted alongside the 2018 world architecture festival (WAF).
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WATG AND WIMBERLY INTERIORS CLAIM DOUBLE AWARD WIN AT THE INTERNATIONAL HOTEL AND PROPERTY AWARDS

WATG Blog (Design)· 5 July 2018
World leading integrated design firm WATG and Wimberly Interiors, the interior design studio of WATG, have picked up two prestigious awards for their acclaimed international work at The International Hotel and Property Awards, The Design Society awarded the firm the evening’s most sought-after prize International Designer of 2018, while also scooping the accolade for Best Hotel in Asia for the St. Regis Astana.
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In conversation with Martin Pease, Managing Director WATG London

WATG Blog (Design)· 3 July 2018
Hotel Designs' editor Hamish Kilburn caught up with new Managing Diector of WATG London Martin Pease to discuss what's next for the integrated design firm.
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WATG Names Managing Director of London Office

WATG Blog (Design)· 2 July 2018
WATG has announced the addition of Martin Pease as managing director of the firm’s London office. With more than 25 years of experience in international design and commercial business, Pease is joining the practice from Atkins North American, where he served as head of architecture and building engineering. Pease has previously worked with firms including Michael Hopkins, Stride Treglown Architects, and Atkins UK.
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Martin Pease Moves to WATG

WATG Blog (Design)· 2 July 2018
Design and commercial business expert Martin Pease has joined WATG as managing director of the company’s London office. Pease was most recently with Atkins North America, where he served as head of architecture and building engineering for the past four years, growing the firm’s business by 40% across six offices.
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Benoy crowned the winners of WATG's Great Architectural Bake-Off 2018

WATG Blog (Design)·28 June 2018
Benoy was crowned grand winners at WATG’s Great Architectural Bake-Off held at Guildhall Yard in The City of London with ‘Barbicake’, an entirely edible version of the Barbican, made from a scrumptious mix of chocolate fudge, wafer, blueberry swirl, ginger and Nutella.
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Athens Marriott: The hottest destinations!

WATG Blog (Design)·28 June 2018
Athens welcome Athens Marriot at the hub of the city, at the beginning of the Athens Riveria, offering a 3D view of the Acropolis, Lycabettus hill and the unique coastal scenery from Piraeus to Vouliagmeni. The historic Metropolitan Hotel of the Chandris chain of hotels, after four months of intensive renovation, is re-established today as a brand-new design hotel of Wimberly Interiors. A building of unique and extraordinary aesthetics.
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Martin Pease appointed as MD at WATG London

WATG Blog (Design)·26 June 2018
WATG, one of the world’s leading integrated architectural design firms, has announced the appointment of Martin Pease as Managing Director of the firm’s London practice.
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Martin Pease Appointed Managing Director at WATG London

WATG Blog (Design)·26 June 2018
WATG, one of the world’s leading integrated architectural design firms, has announced the appointment of Martin Pease as Managing Director of the firm’s London practice.
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WATG UNVEILS DESIGN OF THE FIRST BELLAGIO TO LAUNCH OUTSIDE VEGAS

WATG Blog (Design)·25 June 2018
Opening outside of Vegas for the first time, Bellagio Shanghai’s 162 guestrooms and 22 suites have been designed to maximise the panoramic views of the Pudong skyline and famous waterfront…
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Siteseeing: Shanghai

WATG Blog (Design)·25 June 2018
When Shanghai opened its doors for Expo 2010, it had a lot to prove. The city has long been China’s poster child for beauty and romance, and its hospitality offerings at the time had to reflect that nostalgia while also accommodating the 73 million visitors—a record attendance—that descended upon the city during the six-month-long world’s fair. Today, Shanghai has no such need for self promotion.
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Designing Buildings may be Their Day Job, but it Seems, Baking is a Piece of Cake too

WATG Blog (Design)·23 June 2018
WATG’s Great Architectural Bake-Off is an annual highlight of the London Festival of Architecture. Now in its fourth year, the hotly anticipated battle took place at Guildhall Yard, in the heart of the City of London.
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Yountville resort Bardessono stays ultra-eco while ramping up the luxury

WATG Blog (Design)·21 June 2018
When Bardessono, the ultra-high-end hotel and spa in Yountville, first opened its doors in 2009, it announced itself as “the greenest hotel in America.” But scan Bardessono’s home page now, and the slideshow of images casts a luxurious spell, with phrases like “one indulgence at a time” enticing you to book a stay in the lap of Napa Valley luxury.
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WINNERS CROWNED AT WATG'S GREAT ARCHITECTURAL BAKE OFF

WATG Blog (Design)·18 June 2018
This weekend saw Benoy crowned grand winners at WATG’s Great Architectural Bake-Off held at Guildhall Yard in The City of London with the ‘Barbicake’, an entirely edible version of the Barbican, made from a scrumptious mix of chocolate fudge, wafer, blueberry swirl, ginger and Nutella.
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THE EXPERIENCE

WATG Blog (Design)·14 June 2018
The annual Great Architectural Bake Off, organised by hospitality design agency WATG, is always a highlight of the London Festival of Architecture. Leading practices including Zaha Hadid Architects, Squire & Partners, Make Architects and Wilkinson Eyre will be creating edible works of architecture this Saturday in Guildhall Yard, with results determined by a judging panel that includes architectural writer Peter Murray and The Great British Bake Off star Tom Hetherington. The event is open to the public.
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Rosewood Baha Mar

WATG Blog (Design)·13 June 2018
The design for the brand-new Rosewood Baha Mar creates a luxurious yet intimate atmosphere that invites guests to feel immediately relaxed, as though they’ve arrived at their private beachfront vacation home.
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THE GREAT ARCHITECTURAL BAKE-OFF RETURNS FOR FOURTH YEAR

WATG Blog (Design)·13 June 2018
The Great Architectural Bake-Off returns to London for its fourth year on Saturday 16 June, with some of the world’s best architects turning their hands to bakes rather than buildings.
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Hospitality trends driving innovation in workspaces

WATG Blog (Design)· 7 June 2018
A new generation of workspaces drawing on influences from the world of hospitality are becoming a rising trend, according to new research released today by global architecture firm WATG.
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The New Hotel Top 20

WATG Blog (Design)·24 May 2018
To compile our annual list of the best new hotels in the world, Hemispheres went everywhere, from the beaches of Tulum to the glaciers of Alaska to the palaces of India. We have a tough job, we know, but we managed to narrow it down to our 20 favorites, and no matter what kind of traveler you are, we’re sure you’ll find a must-stay destination. Bon voyage.
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Interiors inspiration: Inside the new Orient Express Grand Suites

WATG Blog (Design)·18 May 2018
Any superyacht interior designer will tell you that one of the biggest challenges they face is creating an ultra-luxurious environment in cabins and saloons that are often far smaller than the bedrooms and homes their clients have on land. This issue was also one face by design firm Wimberly Interiors when it was tasked with outfitting the new high-end grand Suites on board the Venice Simplon-Orient Express.

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