Danette TaylorDanette Taylor
President & Owner
Bachelor of Science in Interior Design

Danette has over twenty-five years of experience specializing in various aspects of hospitality design.  In 2006, she formed Spectrum Purchasing, Inc. with partner Clive Booker.  Since the inception of the company, Danette has acted as Principal & Director of Purchasing, managing the procurement of various international hospitality projects, such as the Tamarind Hotel, St. James, Barbados; the Crystal Cove Hotel, Barbados; the Turtle Beach Hotel, Barbados; the British Colonial Hilton, Nassau, Bahamas; The House, St. James, Barbados and Colony Club Hotel, Barbados to name a few.

During 2006 – 2009 Danette was responsible for creating project cost estimates, prepared and issued purchase orders, received payments and tracked orders, coordinated with her logistics management team and managed the installation of the Bonita Village Resort Condominiums & Club House, Bonita Springs, Florida; and Sunset Cove Restaurant & Bar, Marco Island, Florida and the Multi-Function Room of the Grand Bay Towers, Key Biscayne, Florida.

Before creating Spectrum Purchasing, Inc., Danette’s design leadership and hospitality project management includes working on hotel projects throughout the Caribbean such as the Caribe Hilton, San Juan, Puerto Rico; the Hilton Curacao and the British Colonial Hilton, Nassau, Bahamas.  Danette also minored in Art History at Florida State University.  Her expertise and experience in artwork, framing and all mediums of art including and not limited to sculpture and large scale works for public spaces only enhances the overall design and ultimately enriches the end result for the client.

Earlier in her career whilst working for one of the leading Hospitality design firms in the United States, she was project designer for a variety of hotels such as The Hyatt Key West Resort, Key West, Florida, The Hyatt, Tampa, Florida and The Hyatt, Coral Gables, Florida.  Her responsibilities included space planning and overseeing all FF&E selections, specifications and installation for each hotel.

Danette graduated from Florida State University with a Bachelor of Science degree in Interior Design from the School of Visual Arts and a minor in Art History.


Hospitality Procurement