Author Bio
HNN columnist

Amy Jakubowski, Principal / Creative Director of her own firm AEJ Collective, is an award-winning hospitality design executive with nearly 30 years of experience. Named one of the Top 30 Influential Women in Hospitality and a recipient of a Gold Key Award, the hospitality and design communities have recognized Amy’s hospitality design and leadership acumen on multiple occasions. Her extensive portfolio includes mixed-use developments, hotel repositioning and renovation, new builds, restaurants, residential, retail, spa, gaming, corporate offices, and showrooms, as well as the development of brand prototypes and guidelines, Amy has partnered with most of the global brands.