Shooters Waterfront, Fort Lauderdale, Florida  

Completed February 2014

Cheeca Lodge and Spa, Islamorada, Florida.

Over a seven-year period, the Cheeca Lodge was completely transformed.  It was not just a design project it was a passion. Management of construction, Coordinated the Planning and Zoning, Design, Purchasingand Installation for 96 hotel condo units, remodeled the main Lodge Building, Rooms, Bungalows, a Presidential Suite, Corridors, Common Space, Lobby, Restaurants, Bar, ClubRoom/Restaurant, Conference Room, a Children’s Camp, Pool,  Jacuzzi, Beach Areas, Outdoor Tiki Bar, Gift Shop, and Offices.

Grateful Palate, Ft Lauderdale, FL

Managed Construction, Design, Purchasing and Installation of an upscale restaurant with a Sophisticated wine bar and exquisitely lush lounge 

Inn at Jackson Hole, Teton Village, Wyoming     

Redesigned, purchased and managed installation of rooms, conference room and lobby.  

Design for the two restaurants in the hotel:

Masa Sushi, Teton Village, WY 

Vertical Restaurant, Teton Village, WY

The Snake River Lodge and Spa,

Teton Village, Wyoming

In 1997 the property was purchased and completely renovated, expanded and converted to a Marriott Renaissance. Managed the construction, design, purchasing and installation of guest rooms, lobby, new conference center, two restaurants, two bars, pool, retail space, and ski shop and of five- story spa with workout facilities.  Instrumental in repositioning property from a Best Western to a Marriott Renaissance Hotel.

The Bridge Hotel, Boca Raton, Florida  

Design, purchasing and managed construction of Watercolors Restaurant, Hotel Lobby, Conference Rooms and Carmen’s Restaurant*

*Work was not complete, property filed bankruptcy

The Rustic Inn, Jackson, Wyoming

Design, purchasing and installation of 80 cabins and 78 mobile homes built, furnished then transported to Jackson, WY to be positioned and installed at property as individual hotel units.  It was incredibility innovative concept.

Penthouses, The Snake River Lodge and Spa
​Teton Village, Wyoming

Owner, Developer, design, purchasing and installation of three Luxurious 2500-5000 square feet hotel condo units that were attached to The Snake River Lodge and Spa.  An episode of The Bachelor was filmed in one of these units at the property.

Events by Grateful Palate, Fort Lauderdale, Florida  

Completed January 2014

The Lodge at Jackson Hole, Jackson, Wyoming    

Redesigned, purchased and managed install of 154 rooms, hallways, lobby and restaurant Design for model rooms for condo conversion concept. 

Beachside Resort, Key West, Florida    

Designed and performed contract purchasing to reposition hotel to a full service Marriott.

Resort Management Corporate Offices 

Jackson, Wyoming

Design and Purchasing for Corporate offices 

Nikia Restaurant, Jackson, WY

Design and Purchasing of Japanese Restaurant

Alyeska Resort, Girdwood, Alaska 

Design and purchasing to renovate 200+ rooms and corridors

Inn at Key West, Key West, Florida

In 1997 Deborah brokered the purchase and subsequently repositioned The Key West Ramada to a Courtyard Marriott. After Hurricane Wilma in 2005, coordinated the rebuilding and remodel of the property including the common spaces, offices, lobby, pool, first floor rooms, bar and pool area.  Acted as project manager,designer, purchasing agent and installation.  Design and was the Owner’s representative forrenovation of second floor guest rooms, workout/fitnessfacilities and conference room. Managed construction, designed and purchasing foroutdoor bar, pool area and patio restaurant. 


Contract Design & Purchasing

In addition to the above contract work, Deborah has done many high-end residential projects, yachts and aircraft. 

The Residences at The Snake River Lodge and Spa 

Teton Village, Wyoming  

Owner, developer, designer, purchasing and installation of forty-three hotel condo units that were part of a Vail Resort,  The Snake River Lodge and Spa.