HKS appoints hospitality principal and master planner

US: Jose A. Jaguan has joined HKS as a principal and master planner and will be based in the firm’s Miami office.

Jaguan brings over 35 years of experience to the role, formerly working as principal with EDSA. His experience spans land planning, resort development, community planning and landscape architecture.

His portfolio of projects includes residential, commercial, recreational and resort properties in Europe and the Americas. Jaguan works with developers, owners and operators to determine land uses that enhance the natural characteristics of the site, have minimal impact on the environment, embrace local culture and achieve economic goals.

HKS global director Kirk Teske commented: “Jose is a terrific addition to our hospitality team. He will expand our ability to offer clients a complete package from planning and conceptual design to implementation and delivery. His business acumen coupled with his aesthetic sensibility is a winning combination. We are lucky to have him.”

HKS is a global firm of 1300 architects, designers, advisors and makers in 24 locations.

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