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2010-06-09 09:13:00

NEW YORK, June 9 /PRNewswire/ -- Stonehill & Taylor Architects has solidified its position as the New York hotel designer to beat. The firm recently won an invited design competition for one of New York City's largest projects--the redesign of Hilton New York, Hilton's flagship property in midtown Manhattan. "There aren't a lot of major projects going on in the U.S. right now, so when I was told that we had the go ahead on a renovation of this scale in New York, I wanted to do a...

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