Robert Bilkey founded BLD with Oscar Llinas and Mauricio Salcedo in 1989. Since its inception, the firm has specialized in high-end hospitality related projects world wide including hotels, resorts, casinos, country clubs, spas and convention facilities.

BLD has offices in Palm Beach Gardens, Florida and in Hong Kong with production studios in Guangzhou, China. The combination of the former’s skills in architectural planning and the latter’s forte in interior design has produced a strong international company that offers a vast and varied knowledge of the hospitality industry.