Danette Taylor
Director of Purchasing

Bachelor of Science in Interior Design

Danette has over twenty-five years of experience specializing in various aspects of hospitality design.  Earlier in her career, whilst working for one of the leading licensed Hospitality design firms in Florida, she was project designer for a variety of hotels such asThe Hyatt Key West Resort, Key West, Florida; The Hyatt, Tampa, Florida and The Hyatt, Coral Gables, Florida.  Her responsibilities included space planning and overseeing all FF&E selections, specifications and installation for each hotel.

For the past eight years as a senior associate for this firm, her leadership and project involvement has included the full renovation of the Caribe Hilton, San Juan, Puerto Rico; the Hilton Curacao, the full renovation of the British Colonial Hilton, Nassau, Bahamas and the full renovation of the Tamarind Hotel for Elegant Hotels Group, Barbados.

Danette also has great experience and knowledge of the FF&E specifications and the procurement process and oversees the procurement operation of the sister company,Spectrum Purchasing Inc. (SPI).  On projects where the client is seeking a full turn key service from concept design phase through procurement, logistics management, delivery and installation, DSI and SPI are able to provide a seamless service that brings economic advantages to the client.

Danette is involved from the onset in the conceptual design to ensure that all furniture and material items being offered are within the constraints of the schedule and budget.

Danette graduated with a Bachelor of Science in Interior Design from the School of Visual Arts at Florida State University.

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