Genting Group Unveils $3 Billion Master Plan For Resorts World Miami

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(Genting Principal Colin Au, Mayor of Miami-Dade County Carlos Gimenez, Arquitectonica Principal Bernardo Fort Brescia)

The Genting Group unveiled their master plan and architectural design for its newest Destination Resort, Resorts World Miami, during a reception with more than 300 of Miami’s business and civic leaders September 14, 2011  at the Four Seasons Hotel Miami.

Genting Chairman and Chief Executive KT Lim and Arquitectonica Co-founder and Principal Bernardo Fort Brescia were on hand to give guests the very first look at plans for the $3.8 billion, 30-acre project, oneo of the largesr developments projects in Florida history, which promises to reshape the Miami skyline. Notable attendees included Genting Chairman and Chief Executive KT Lim, Arquitectonica Co-Founder and Principal Bernardo Fort Brescia, State Representative Erik Fresen, Miami Mayor Tomas Regalado, Miami-Dade County Mayor Carlos Gimenez, and prominent business leaders such as Neisen Kasdin, Cesar Alvarez and Tibor Hollo.

(Miami Mayor Tomas Regalado, County Commissioner Audrey Edmonson, William Talbert)

Resorts World Miami includes a series of four hotels with a total of 5,200 rooms and two residential towers featuring 1,000 units. The Destination Resort will include a super-luxury hotel, a contemporary hotel, a convention hotel, and a family hotel, offering a lodging option for each segment of the market.

The towers sit atop an 8-story podium where guests can immerse themselves in a double-story, 250,000 square foot luxury retail galleria; more than 50 restaurants, lounges, bars and nightclubs; a high-tech multimedia entertainment area showcasing the music and culture of Florida and South America; and 700,000 square feet of convention and meeting space which includes a 200,000 square foot column-free ballroom, the largest in the United States.


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