Joon Kyu Hwang | Principal-in-Charge, Seoul
Joon Kyu is the managing director of the JMC Design Group in Seoul, and Point’s representative in Korea , With more than twenty-four years experience in architecture, retail design, hospitality and entertainment venues. Mr. Hwang has been responsible for the marketing, management, and design of a variety of mixed-use retail design projects throughout Europe, Asia, and the United States. Mr. Hwang’s creation of unique retail environments is the result of his international and versatile perspective, which is brought to every project.
Joon Kyu was Vice President/Managing Director at RYA New York and Seoul and also Regional Vice President/ Executive Design Director at Walker Group/CNI in New York. Throughout his career, Joon Kyu has worked both with international and domestic clients that include Bloomingdale’s, Saks Fifth Avenue, The Bon Ton, Lladro, Esprit, Wanamaker’s, HYUNDAI Department Store, Rodamco Asia, Shinsegae, The Galleria, Korea Life, Grand Hyatt Mirama Group, Westin Chosen Hotel, Sheraton Walker Hill Hotel, Washington Mutual Bank, and Wachovia Bank.
He holds a Bachelor’s Degree in Design and Interior Architecture from Northern Illinois University and Is currently enrolled in Master of Architecture at Illinois Institute of Technology.