May 19, 2022

Juan Ricardes, Int’l. Assoc. AIA

Sr. Project Manager + Designer

Master of Architecture
University of Buenos Aires, School of Architecture, Argentina

International Associate of the American Institute of Architects
Registered Architect with The Professional Council of Architecture & Urban Planning of Buenos Aires, Argentina (CPAU)

Juan is a designer graduated from the University of Buenos Aires, School of Architecture, with experience in a wide variety of projects with focus in luxury hotels, resort, retail, hospitality, and mixed use.

Some of the hospitality companies Juan worked with, included Hard Rock Hotels, Starwood Hotels & Resorts, Marriott International, Carlson, Hilton Worldwide, Wyndham Worldwide, Choice Hotels, Intercontinental Hotels Group, ICEHOTEL and independent operators in the boutique market.

As an active member of several professional organizations, Juan is serving as 2022 president for the American Institute of Architects, Central Kentucky Chapter.
Previously, Juan served as a Commissioner of the Tampa Barrio Latino Commission (2015-2019), Member of Hillsborough County Public Art Committee (2017-2019) Trustee for The Tampa Bay Foundation for Architecture and Design (2017-2019) and 2019 Vice President for AIA Tampa Bay (2014-2019)

In his free time Juan enjoys art, photography, and travel.