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Ace Hotel: Alex Calderwood’s Cultural Engineering

Alex Calderwood has an indisputable talent for infusing culturally relevant experiences into everything he works on. From his record label turned ad agency Neverstop, to his retro-hip Rudy’s Barbershops and, most lately, the Ace Hotel chain, his special brand of “cultural engineering” presents a new perspective on the hospitality industry. Stylus gets the inside track.

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