The Team

Fortune International Group


Synonymous with excellence, quality, customer service, and an unwavering commitment to the highest standards of luxury, Fortune has been a recognized leader in development, sales, and marketing since 1983. The company’s prestigious portfolio includes many of the most prominent residential, mixed-use, condo-hotel, and office-condo projects in South Florida including Jade Signature, Jade Residences at Brickell Bay, Auberge Beach Residences and Spa Fort Lauderdale, and Hyde Resort & Residences Hollywood, just to name a few.
Led by visionary founder Edgardo Defortuna, Fortune International Group has 18 offices around the world representing both its own projects and the exclusive sales of others throughout South Florida. With nearly 1,000 associates connected to South Florida, Buenos Aires, Hong Kong, Sao Paolo, Manhattan, Paris, and beyond, the company’s ability to shape the industry is a driving force behind this landmark residential address.

Château Group

Château Group, founded under the leadership of Sergio and Manuel Grosskopf, has 35 years of experience in the development of real estate projects in South America and the United States. Château introduced the concept of Mall in Argentina with the development of Alto Palermo and Alto Avellaneda in Buenos Aires and the entry of Wal-mart and Zara to the market. In the residential field, Château Group developed 1.6M square feet distributed in the most emblematic towers in Buenos Aires: Château Libertador and Château Puerto Madero. Château Group has positioned as a high-end residential market leader in the city of Punta del Este, Uruguay through the development of Le Jardin Residences, Beverly Tower, Coral Tower and Millenium Tower. In the United States, developed Château Beach Residences, a luxury high- rise condominium in Sunny Isles and FENDI-Château Residences in Surfside, the first real estate development branded by FENDI worldwide. Upcoming projects include 600-700 Biscayne (Miami) and a mixed-use development in Hallandale Beach.


Building Designer
Based in Miami and with offices in New York, Los Angeles, Paris, Hong Kong, Shanghai, Manila, Dubai, Lima and Sao Paulo, Arquitectonica is a major presence on the world architectural stage. Founded in 1977, the firm received critical and popular attention and acclaim almost from its inception, thanks to a bold modernism that was immediately identified with a renaissance in Miami’s urban landscape. Principals Bernardo FortBrescia and Laurinda Spear have continued exploring and pushing the limits of their innovative use of geometry, pattern, and color to introduce a new brand of humanistic modern design to the world. Today their practice spans the globe, with projects in 54 countries on five continents. Arquitectonica has 800 architects, landscape architects, planners, interior designers and industrial designers, in ten offices around the world. Over the years, Arquitectonica has received hundreds of design awards, and the firm’s groundbreaking work has been the subject of exhibitions at numerous museums and institutions.

Michele Bönan

An acclaimed Florentine architect renowned for his extraordinary sense of style and exacting-yet-sensitive attention to detail, Michele Bönan, has been the creative vision behind memorable projects all across the globe. His exceptional ability to preserve history while integrating contemporary design has become a hallmark of his design, which reflects both the glories of the past and the promise of the future.

Compelled by a passionate desire to perfect harmony, chronology, and continuity, Bönan characteristically combines natural elements with contemporary elegance to create enduring design works with lasting appeal. Among his most recognized works are the Hotel Lungarno and Hotel Continentale in Florence, the Hotel Portrait Suites in Rome, the Ristorante-Hotel “Casa Tua” in Miami, Cipriani Restaurant in Miami, and the Palazzao Tornabuoni in Florence.