Jorge M. Perez, Chairman, Chief Executive Officer, Founder
Jorge Pérez, Chairman and Chief Executive Officer of Related Group, has been at the forefront of South Florida’s complex urban evolution for over 30 years. A commitment to ‘building better cities,’ and a natural ability to identify emerging trends has made his one of the most trusted and influential names in real estate. Armed with a dynamic selection of land parcels, new financing techniques, the collective strength of Related’s management team and a pipeline of more than 80,000 residential units, Mr. Pérez is set to answer the demands and desires of a new generation.
Over the years, Pérez and Related Group have partnered with world-class names in architecture and interior design. Collaborations with creative luminaries like Bernardo Fort Brescia, David Rockwell, Philippe Starck, Yabu Pushelberg, Piero Lissoni, Karim Rashid and many others have produced neighborhood-defining projects and established Related’s developments as integral components of Miami’s evolving cityscape.
Steve Patterson, President, Chief Executive Officer, Related Development
Steve Patterson joined Related Development, LLC, in 2010. He is responsible for all of the company’s multifamily rental and mixed use development activities. He also pursues investment in value-add acquisitions in all income property sectors. In the last two years, Related has closed investment transactions totaling over $600 million, and has more than 4,000 multifamily units under construction.
Mr. Patterson’s 30 years of industry experience has included ownership and management positions in the development, investment syndication, asset management, property management and construction fields. These activities included multifamily, office, retail, condo conversion and hotel properties, primarily in the southeastern U.S. His track record of profitable real estate investment ventures is valued at over $2 billion.
Based in Miami and with offices in New York, Los Angeles, Paris, Hong Kong, Shanghai, Manila, Dubai, Lima and Sao Paulo, Arquitectonica is a major presence on the world architectural stage. Principals Bernardo Fort-Brescia and Laurinda Spear have continued exploring and pushing the limits of their innovative use of geometry, pattern and color to introduce a new brand of humanistic modern design to the world. Today their practice spans the globe, with projects in 58 countries on five continents. Over the years, Arquitectonica has received hundreds of design awards and the firm’s groundbreaking work has been the subject of exhibitions at numerous museums and institutions.
Arquitectonica is known as one of the pioneers of globalization in the architecture profession. Well-known projects by the firm include the Microsoft Europe Headquarters in Paris, the Bronx Museum and Westin Times Square in New York, Festival Walk and the Cyberport Technology Campus in Hong Kong, the International Finance Center in Seoul, the headquarters of the Construction Bank and Agricultural Bank of China in Shanghai, the Mall of Asia in Manila, the Banco Santander Headquarters and W Torre Plaza in Sao Paulo, the US Embassy in Lima, the Infinity towers in San Francisco, the Hilton Americas in Houston, the Philips Arena in Atlanta and the American Airlines Arena in Miami.
ID & Design International
With diversified international design & branding experience and vast exposure to many of the world’s leading retailers, developers and investors, IDDI fosters committed partnerships with its clients and creates uniquely branded experiences for the market positioning of their projects.
Our passion for effective design solutions is expressed through the success of our clients and recognized around the world in a multitude of awards in design excellence, books, and trade publications throughout the years.
As a cross-disciplined and diversified team of design professionals, IDDI is comprised of some of the most creative minds in environmental design all contributing to our recognition as one of the premier leading design firms in the Retail & Hospitality industry.
Landscape Architect. Leadership in Energy & Environmental Design (LEED) is the U.S. Green Building Council’s rating system for sustainable development. Many of ArquitectonicaGEO’s projects have focused on LEED concepts that target the landscape’s influence on building systems, such as site selection, water management and energy consumption. These advanced design elements influence aesthetics and contribute sustainable, often cost-saving, features to the design. The majority of our staff are LEED Accredited Professionals who can actively contribute to the process of obtaining LEED Certification for construction projects. Through innovative technologies, ArquitectonicaGEO projects aim to incorporate the best practices for conserving water, soil, plants, materials and energy, while ultimately aiming to satisfy human needs for health, safety, wellbeing and education.
The Flats Apartments