Founder, CEO, Lead Designer

Nunzio is the Founder, CEO and Lead Designer of Nunzio M. DeSantis Architects. His approach to architecture is based on 34 years of experience and an understanding of hospitality requirements related to developing truly unique and memorable architecture and environments. 

Nunzio is very involved in the design of projects and begins each by understanding challenges, local architectural vernacular, culture , weather and materials. Nunzio leads teams by establishing early concepts through drawing and exploration which determines a project’s architectural planning, individuality, style and expression. 

Nunzio has completed in excess of 60,000 hotel rooms located throughout the world including a variety of hotel types, from limited service hotels to entertainment and gaming hotels, to ultra luxury one-of-a-kind boutique resorts. His hotels and resorts be found in a vast number of architectural, hospitality and travel publications.

Role: Founder, Architect

Marc Jacob DeSantis is a founder and designer for Nunzio Marc DeSantis Architects. His classical training at the University of Notre Dame and his three years of design experience at Robert A.M. Stern in New York brings a structured and classical perspective to the boutique hospitality firm. 

During his time with RAMSA, Marc worked on high level residential projects including the deisgn, interiors, and details of 220 Central Park South, 550 Madison Ave, and 555 W 22nd. Street.