Patrick O'Hare

Company: EDG Interior Architecture + Design

Position: Partner

Bio

With over twenty years of experience in high profile hospitality design and branding, Patrick O’Hare leads teams in the development of strategic solutions with an innovative edge. Patrick has directed high profile strategic hospitality projects throughout the Americas, the Middle East, and Asia. As our VP of Develoment, he is responsible for directing the firm's expansion in hospitality and related service sectors.

Having grown up in the U.S., Europe, Middle East, and Australia, Patrick gained a unique perspective on culture and experience. His background includes brand concept and positioning and interior design. Patrick is a licensed architect in California and Washington.


Mission Statement

To build a bridge between people and places through creative hospitality thinking and cultural awareness.


Geographic Areas

Global


Expertise

Hospitality Design and Branding with strong F&B underpinning. Interior Design focus on experience, with architectural approach and qualifications.


Professional Memberships

AIA, IIDA


Speaking Engagements

Hospitality Positioning & Branding; Hospitality Strategic Planning; Hospitality Design; Interior Design; Food and Beverage Concepts


Articles and Publications

Restaurant Development + Design; HD Magazine; Interior Design;


Representative List of Clients

Four Seasons; Ritz-Carlton; Autograph; Marriott; Hilton; Hyatt; Andaz; JDV; Independent Hoteliers; Wolfgang Puck;


Education

Master of Architecture, University of Washington; BS The Evergreen State College, majoring in Energy Systems and Journalism,


Past Experience

Prior to EDG, in-house design management for global fashion retail; Retail concepts Design Manager with NBBJ; Residential and Commercial architecture and construction.