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Meet the Ocean Team

EAST PROPERTY MANAGEMENT

East Property Management (EPM) is dedicated to forming luxury property partnerships that bring modern, ultra-upscale amenities to popular destinations across North America. The real estate investment company partners in various hospitality, multi-family, self-storage, and commercial properties. EPM is an entity owned by Terry and Kim Pegula, owners of the Buffalo Bills (NFL), Buffalo Sabres (NHL), and Pegula Sports and Entertainment.

ORCHESTRA HOTELS and THE HEAFEY GROUP

East Property Management, The Heafey Group, a privately-owned, Quebec-based real estate investment and management firm, and Orchestra Hotels, a fully-integrated owner of luxury hotel, resort, and residential properties, have partnered to operate The Ocean Resort Residences at the Conrad Fort Lauderdale Beach Resort. The ultra-upscale project features 109 fully-furnished Oceanfront Residences; and 181 Oceanfront Resort Residences, delivered fully-finished and furnished. Orchestra is a strong hotel operator that is well-established in South Florida. The Heafey Group, founded in 1980, is led by attorney and businessman Pierre Heafey, who has built up, through acquisitions and development projects, an impressive portfolio valued in excess of $1 billion.

CONRAD HOTELS AND RESORTS

Conrad Hotels & Resorts is the destination of a new generation of smart luxury travelers for whom life, business and pleasure seamlessly interact. Conrad offers guests personalized experiences with sophisticated, locally inspired surroundings; connections to people and places around the corner or halfway around the world and service that’s more than personal, it’s intuitive. With over 20 properties across five continents, Conrad Hotels & Resorts are located in the world’s gateway cities and most sought-after resort destinations. Conrad Hotels & Resorts is a global luxury brand of Hilton Worldwide.

MICHAEL GRAVES ARCHITECTURE & DESIGN

Founded by AIA Gold Medalist, Michael Graves, and celebrating their 50th anniversary in 2014 – Michael Graves Architecture & Design (MGA&D) is recognized as one of the leading design firms in the world. Offering a full-spectrum of design services, MGA&D’s iconic projects span the globe and include Fortune 100 firms, international developers, educational institutions, government agencies, and non-profit organizations. With over 200 awards for design excellence, MGA&D is a integrated multidisciplinary practice that offers a unique combination of strategy and style.

INTERIORS BY STEVEN G.

Internationally respected and the recipient of numerous design awards, Interiors by Steven G (IBSG) brings their vision to the interior design experience at Intown. With a vast base of knowledge and design influences from multiple cultures and an eye towards quality, high-end materials and finishes, the firm maintains galleries in Florida and New York, with an impressive showroom in Sunny Isles Beach featuring everything from furnishings, to linens, to pots and pans.

CARLO COLOMBO

Carlo Colombo is an internationally regarded consultant and designer of furniture known for creating extremely refined items for gallery spaces, hospitality settings, and luxury residential environments. His honors include the 2004 “Designer of the Year” award, and he is a contributor of designs to the highest-end brands, from Cappellini and Poltrona Frau, to Alflex and Varenna. His expertise is sought internationally, and he holds lectures on his design principles around the world.

  • EAST PROPERTY MANAGEMENT

    East Property Management (EPM) is dedicated to forming luxury property partnerships that bring modern, ultra-upscale amenities to popular destinations across North America. The real estate investment company partners in various hospitality, multi-family, self-storage, and commercial properties. EPM is an entity owned by Terry and Kim Pegula, owners of the Buffalo Bills (NFL), Buffalo Sabres (NHL), and Pegula Sports and Entertainment.

    ORCHESTRA HOTELS and THE HEAFEY GROUP

    East Property Management, The Heafey Group, a privately-owned, Quebec-based real estate investment and management firm, and Orchestra Hotels, a fully-integrated owner of luxury hotel, resort, and residential properties, have partnered to operate The Ocean Resort Residences at the Conrad Fort Lauderdale Beach Resort. The ultra-upscale project features 109 fully-furnished Oceanfront Residences; and 181 Oceanfront Resort Residences, delivered fully-finished and furnished. Orchestra is a strong hotel operator that is well-established in South Florida. The Heafey Group, founded in 1980, is led by attorney and businessman Pierre Heafey, who has built up, through acquisitions and development projects, an impressive portfolio valued in excess of $1 billion.

    CONRAD HOTELS & RESORTS

    Conrad Hotels & Resorts is the destination of a new generation of smart luxury travelers for whom life, business and pleasure seamlessly interact. With sophisticated, locally inspired surroundings, connections to people and places around the corner or halfway around the world and service that’s more than personal, it’s intuitive. With over 20 properties located in the world’s gateway cities and most sought-after resort destinations. Conrad Hotels & Resorts is a global luxury brand of Hilton Worldwide.

    MICHAEL GRAVES ARCHITECTURE & DESIGN

    Founded by AIA Gold Medalist, Michael Graves, and celebrating their 50th anniversary in 2014 – Michael Graves Architecture & Design (MGA&D) is recognized as one of the leading design firms in the world. Offering a full spectrum of design services, MGA&D’s iconic projects span the globe and include Fortune 100 firms, international developers, educational institutions, government agencies, and non-profit organizations. With over 200 awards for design excellence, MGA&D is a integrated multidisciplinary practice that offers a unique combination of strategy and style.

    INTERIORS BY STEVEN G

    Internationally respected and the recipient of numerous design awards, Interiors by Steven G (IBSG) brings their vision to the interior design experience at The Ocean. With a vast base of knowledge and design influences from multiple cultures and an eye towards quality, high-end materials and finishes, the firm maintains galleries in Florida and New York, with an impressive showroom in Sunny Isles Beach featuring everything from furnishings, to linens, to pots and pans.

    CARLO COLOMBO

    Carlo Colombo is an internationally regarded consultant and designer of furniture known for creating extremely refined items for gallery spaces, hospitality settings, and luxury residential environments. His honors include the 2004 “Designer of the Year” award, and he is a contributor of designs to the highest-end brands, from Cappellini and Poltrona Frau, to Alflex and Varenna. His expertise is sought internationally, and he holds lectures on his design principles around the world.