Darrell Schmitt is world renowned for his hospitality designs, including The Montage Beverly Hills, the Resort at Pelican Hill, the Peninsula Beverly Hills, Casa del Mar Hotel in Santa Monica, and several Four Seasons hotels and resorts. His award winning work has been published in Architectural Digest, Interior Design, Hospitality Design, and numerous other magazines and books both in the United States and abroad. He is a forty-year member of the American Society of Interior Designers and has served as president of two chapters. In 2009, he was named the Society’s “Designer of Distinction,” the highest national honor given to acknowledge the quality of a designer’s body of work. This year he was inducted as a Fellow of the American Society of Interior Designers.