Mr. Stanbury has been in construction and designs for over 40 years. Born in Hampshire, England, he spent his childhood on military bases in Gibraltar, Malta and Germany with his father who was simply a police officer within the British Army. Mr. Stanbury studied architecture at Chepstow Military College in Wales. After leaving Chepstow, he joined Naismith Engineering in Portsmouth, a design, research and development engineering company. There he worked with some of the top engineers during the day, designing components for the Hawker Siddley Harrier jump jet project, the very first vertical takeoff jet in the world.
Mr. Stanbury left England in 1969 to pursue his career in architecture and construction with WC French, an english development company from the Bahamas. He soon started just as one assistant and quickly became the project foreman, owning a crew of 200 men in the construction of high-rise buildings. The project soon took him on the outer islands where he worked on high-end custom beachfront homes on Treasure Key and Great Harbor Key.
In 1976, Mr. Stanbury moved to Ny where he was awarded contracts to style and create homes for most high-profile celebrities and businessmen. Mr. Stanbury designed and remodeled actor Robert De Niro%u2019s three-story Tribeca loft. Following that project, he became Mr. De Niro%u2019s consultant for his Tribeca film center, a ten-story facility containing the Tribeca Grill, production offices, studios as well as a 70-seat, state-of-the-art THX screening room. Mr. Stanbury also excelled inside the film and video post-production facilities field, working together with such entities as the award-winning Manhattan Transfer Edit Studios. In 1989, Mr. Stanbury won the Manhattan Transfer/Edit Facility Achievement Award.
In 1992, Mr. Stanbury transferred to Miami Beach, Florida, where he designed and built many high-end waterfront homes. After experiencing the devastation of Hurricane Katrina in 2005, he dedicated himself to designing and building hurricane-resistant homes that might keep their occupants safe and sustainable during and after damaging storms.
In 2014, Mr. Stanbury was invited to Sarasota, Florida to design a seaside home on Lido Key. It’ll be a modern, curvilinear, yacht-inspired 15,000 sq . ft, cutting-edge, hands-free, voice-activated smart home. Mr. Stanbury%u2019s goal is to apply probably the most advanced, innovative technologies to produce one-of-a-kind, sculptured homes. He’s got also launched into designing unique, geometrically-balanced homes that can expand from three,000 to,000 sq ft, in the cost-effective and time-saving manner.