Steve Jones, who is well-known for his local restaurant designs such as MB Post in Manhattan Beach, the retro chain Lucky Strike Lanes, and the original Wolfgang Puck’s Spago in Beverly Hills, continues to be one of the burgeoning food scene’s secret weapons—a designer who works tirelessly to meet the needs of his clients in any variety of situations by listening carefully to their expectations and adapting his process accordingly.
Jones’ recent endeavors branched out from not only creating designs for new companies, but evolving existing designs for companies looking to rebrand, rethink and revive their image.Jones collaborates with a handpicked team that provides turnkey branding and technical services. Together they work with a network of talented designers and fabricators to establish fresh, evocative imagery that interprets and amplifies the clients’ initial vision.
As the master of high design, Steve Jones gives us his top 10 favorite hotels in the world:
This is a very hip hotel in posh part of town. It’s not what you would expect if you are traveling to Kenya because it has the feel of a W hotel with an African slant.
2. VICEROY HOTEL – ANGUILLA