Jeffrey Beers

Jeffrey Beers
Founder and CEO
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Jeffrey Beers International

Jeffrey Beers is Founder and CEO of Jeffrey Beers International (JBI). Beers has built a stellar career on creating distinctive and visionary spaces recognized for their lasting appeal. While an architecture student at the Rhode Island School of Design, Jeffrey Beers studied with renowned glass artist Dale Chihuly. After graduating, Beers traveled to Brazil on a Fulbright scholarship with a goal of investigating how the arts and architecture could have a more symbiotic relationship. In Brazil, he worked in the office of legendary architect Oscar Niemeyer. Upon returning to New York, Beers accepted a position as a Project Architect with I.M. Pei & Partners, where he managed hotel and entertainment properties throughout the world. In 1986, he founded his own firm, Jeffrey Beers International. Since then, the award-winning studio has received recognition for its outstanding hospitality design as well as Beers’ ability to unite artistry and strategy to createhighly successful spaces, from hotels, restaurants, and nightclubs to retail outlets, residences, and offices. Beers is the recipient of four Gold Key Awards for design excellence, Contract magazine’s Interior Design Award, Interior Design’s “Best of Year” finalist Design Award, and was inducted into Hospitality Design’s Platinum Circle in 2000. In 2016, Jeffrey Beers was named one of New York Spaces “Top 50 Designers” and a Hospitality Design Platinum Circle Honoree and “Visionary Award” recipient. 

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