1033 Demonbreun Street
Nashville, TN, 37203
AIA, ISHC, EDAC, LEED Green Associate
Earl Swensson Associates, Inc.
architectural & engineering services
conference centre / convention centres
full service hotels
limited / select service hotels
restaurants (full, quick and limited service)
global hotel industry trends
spa design management and marketing
Exceeding expectations through inspired, human-centered design
Ron has expertise in design and master planning of hotels/convention centers, spas, casinos, golf clubhouses, restaurants and arts related community facilities.
1976 to Present: Earl Swensson Associates, Inc., Nashville, TN
B.S., Architecture, University of Tennessee, Knoxville, TN
American Institute of Architects; International Society of Hospitality Consultants; National Council of Architectural Registration Boards; American Society of Interior Designers; Architectural Institute of British Columbia
Representative List of Clients
The Broadmoor, Colorado Springs, CO/ Gaylord Opryland Resort & Convention Center, Nashville, TN/ Brownwood Hotel & Spa, The Villages, FL/ Hilton Hotel properties, various locations/ Drury Hotel properties, various locations/ Wyndham Hotels, various locations/ Silver Slipper Hotels & Casinos, various locations/ Boomtown Casino & Hotel, Bossier City, LA/ Brian Paul Hotel, Brentwood, TN/ Bristol Boutique Hotel, Bristol, TN/ Dream Hotel, Memphis, TN/ Fairmont Hotel, Nashville, TN/ Lowes Vanderbilt Hotel, Nashville, TN/ Margaritaville Hotels, various locations/ Marriott Edition Hotel, Nashville, TN/ Pigeon Forge River Resort & Lodge, Pigeon Forge, TN/ Printers Alley Hotel, Nashville, TN/ Seaside Mariana Hotel & Condominium, Managua, Nicaragua/ Sewanee Inn, Sewanee, TN/
Articles and Publications
"Importance of Sustainability to the Hotel Industry," Global Hotel Network, 2017. "How Millennials Are Driving a Resurgence of Resorts," Global Hotel Network, 2017. "Top 10 Hotel Trends," Global Hotel Network, 2017. "Reinventing the Smaller Guest Room," Global Hotel Network, 2017. "What Qualifies a Hotel as Boutique?," Global Hotel Network, 2017. "Ideal Meeting Spaces Should Offer Flexibility, Flexibility and Then Some...", Hotel Executive, 2013.