“We are incredibly excited to have such a wealth of talent and creativity behind this special project. These firms bring unmatched experience with integrated resorts in unique settings – from grand-scale international hotels to coastal condo resorts and boutique spas.” - John Redmond, Sunseeker Resorts President
Las Vegas-based Steelman Partners, whose concept renderings were initially unveiled in August, will serve as the project’s design architect. Specializing in entertainment-based project design, Steelman Partners has developed more than 4,000 integrated resort designs around the world, including Galaxy Sky in Macau, China’s Haitang Bay resort and JW Marriott Las Vegas.
Headquartered in Orlando, Florida, L2 Studios, Inc., will be Sunseeker’s architect of record. The firm brings extensive experience in the hospitality and entertainment/leisure industries worldwide, and maintains ongoing relationships with numerous blue-chip hotel and resort development communities. Their current integrated resort projects include The Grove Resort and Spa in Orlando and TradewindsResort in St. Pete Beach, Florida. To date, L2 Studios has served as the architect of record for more than 15,500 guestrooms and vacation villas around the world.
A privately-held construction services firm, Manhattan Construction Group is widely known for building some of the nation’s most iconic structures – from Dallas’ AT&T stadium to the Bush Presidential Library complex. The Naples, Florida-based firm has built more than 100 hospitality and leisure-related projects, including Yacht Haven Resort in St. Thomas, U.S. Virgin Islands and The Esplanade in Marco Island, Florida.
Based in Charlotte County, Florida Premier Contractors (FPC) brings exceptional experience and knowledge of the Southwest Florida development landscape, having built signature projects in commercial, industrial, community retail/restaurant, government, sports/entertainment and more. FPC’s high-profile projects include the recently completed Cheney Brothers distribution center, and soon-to-be completed Springhill Suites in downtown Punta Gorda.
Steelman Partners expanded to develop MARQI Branding Studio as an essential component for the firm’s globally prospering projects. Housed under one roof in Las Vegas, exists an exceptional team of visionaries, story-tellers, problem solvers, and creative junkies that can accomplish just about anything. Notable projects include: Sochi Resort & Casino, The Playground Pier and the World’s Largest Keno Sign.