Fred Castillo

Fred Castillo

Los Angeles, CA, US



Architecture, Interiors, Photography


Previous Employers:

LACOE (Los Angeles Office of Education)

SC Architects

Guitar Center Corporate

Starwood Hotels & Resorts

BCBG (Project Manager)

Guess? Inc. (Store Design Manager)

The Cuningham Group (Senior Designer)


Employment (Consultant- Freelance), n/a, Owner

Consultant/ Freelance

Any Employments gaps...

Jan 2009 - current

Los Angeles Office of Education, Downey, CA, US, Facilities Specialist

Preparing Classrooms for Children's return after COVID.
Remodels - Upgrades:
Signage, Wayfinding

Oct 2020 - Mar 2021

SC Architects, Bakersfield, CA, US, Job Captain


Job Captain/ PM
DSA approvals
Mentoring of Junior Staff

May 2016 - Nov 2018

Guitar Center Corporate, Westlake Village, CA, US, Store Planner

Store Design Manager, Space Planning, Approvals, Coordination of Vendors

Jan 2013 - Jun 2015

Renfro & Cuningham, Bakersfield, Senior Designer

Senior Designer, Project Manager

Healthcare, Financial Institutions, Retail

Jan 2006 - Jan 2009

BCBG Max Azria, Inc., Los Angeles, California, United States, Project Manager, Wholesale, Shop in Shops

Project Manager, Store Design, Wholesale, Shop in Shops

Jan 2005 - Dec 2005

Milazzo & Associates, Bakersfield, CA, US, Senior Designer

Senior Designer, Draftsman, Space Planning

Jan 2003 - Nov 2004

Starwood Hotels & Resorts, White Plains, NY, US, Director of Architecture

Director of Architecture

W, Westins, Four Points, Sheraton, The Luxury Collection, The St. Regis
Remodels, Management of Consultants and Junior Staff

Mar 2001 - Jan 2003

Guess? Inc., Los Angeles , Store Design Manager

Store Design Manager

Retail, Factory, Flagships and Licensee Stores

Concept Creation, Fixture Design, Brand Control, Music Selection

Mar 1996 - Jan 2001


Sep 1991 - Jun 1995

Art Institute of Philadelphia, Interiors


Jan 1989 - Jun 1991

Areas of Specialization