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Christine McGinnis

IIDA
Associate Vice President, Studio Director

Christine McGinnis joins Wimberly Interiors as Studio Director in Singapore. Christine is responsible for the development, strategic and overall performance of Wimberly Interior’s Singapore studio projects as well as continuing to build client relationships within the region and abroad. Bringing a diverse set of experience to the team, her knowledge and background will bring the Wimberly Interiors brand to new heights. Leading a team of talented design staff, Christine is focused on growing the Wimberly Interiors presence throughout Southeast Asia, China and the sub-continent of India.

Prior to joining Wimberly Interiors, Christine was the Managing Director of AvroKO’s Bangkok office, establishing their Asian market presence and solidifying the firms brand throughout Asia Pacific. Before AvroKO she was with Starwood Hotels and Resorts Worldwide, Inc. where she began as a member of the Westin design team, translating new brand positioning around “Renewal” into memorable design expressions and global guidelines. Following her work on the Westin brand and design positioning she guided the design efforts in the launch of Starwood’s first eco-friendly brand Element Hotels. Successfully advancing to the Global Brand team for Select Serve brands, she shaped the creative direction for both Aloft and Element Hotels. Rounding out her tenure at Starwood, Christine returned to the Global Brand Design group providing direction for luxury brands St. Regis and The Luxury Collection.

Christine’s knowledge and experience across various aspects of the hospitality market from brand strategy and operations to concept design and construction management make her an invaluable member to the Wimberly Interiors team and clients.