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Kimpton Names Bradley Creative Director and SVP/Design

Tuesday May 7th, 2013 - 9:33AM

SAN FRANCISCO—Ave Bradley has been promoted to Kimpton Hotels & Restaurants’ creative director and SVP of design.

In this new leadership role, Bradley will oversee Kimpton’s design vision, while continuing to emphasize Kimpton’s hallmark of comfort and fun, according to the company.

Bradley joined the Kimpton team in 2009 as the VP of design, setting new design direction for the portfolio. She led such projects as the Hotel Monaco in Philadelphia; Hotel Palomar in Phoenix and Chicago; Surfcomber Hotel in South Beach; Hotel La Jolla; and restaurants including Chicago’s Sable Kitchen & Bar, Miami’s Lantao Social Club and Philadelphia’s Red Owl Tavern and Stratus Lounge. She has also spearheaded the renovations of New York City’s 70 Park Avenue Hotel and the Hotel Triton, located in San Francisco.

Prior to joining Kimpton, Bradley was director of interiors and director of brand design & development at W Hotels.