Testimonials

Time Magazine to Bijan

Bijan Boutique / Beverly Hills, CA

The most beautiful store in the world! “…the store of… dreams… so exclusive!”

Bijan Pakzad

Bijan Boutiques / Beverly Hills, CA; New York

Very simply, my company is proud of our thirty year relationship with Mr. Forteza and looks upon him highly as a designer.

Avi Nissani

Avi Rossini, Boutiques / Beverly Hills, CA, London

Your attitude and professionalism is always without question. What a pleasure it has been to work with you over these last twenty-five years.

Sonny Bono, Major

Resort, Concepts / Palm Springs, CA

Your creative project, in its proposed location at North Palm Canyon Drive,
will be a dynamic entrance into the central business district of Palm Springs. “You hit a bulls-eye!”.

Paul Briles

Briles Residence / Torrance Beach, CA

You created our spacious 12,000 sq. ft., beautiful home on the beach from scratch. Responsible for the complete space-planning, interior design and selection of
all furnishings and finishes inside and out.

Ken Zuckerman, Owner

Ocean Trails Golf Club / Rancho Palos Verdes, CA

I have a long and satisfying business relationship with Mr. Forteza and consider him to be a man of high caliber.

Dick Moe

Norris Center Board for the Performing Arts / Rolling Hills Estates, CA

Working hand in hand with Mr. Forteza was one of the best parts of the construction task. Throughout the construction he was readily available and very responsive.

Janie Williamson, Manager

Palos Verdes Beach and Athletic Club / Palos Verdes Estates, CA

Mr. Forteza provided his interior and structural expertise on restoring our five-story, 1930’s facility. Upon being chosen by the board of directors, Mr. Forteza proceeded to spend over three years bringing life back to an abandoned, dilapidated old building.

Rob Dick, Developer

Riviera Beach Colony / Redondo Beach, CA

Mr. Forteza is a true professional who contributes invaluable quality input to the design process. There is no better proof than the phenomenal finished product.

Sandra Sanders, President

REMAX Headquarters Palos Verdes / Palos Verdes Peninsula, CA

He is truly the most outstanding designer/space planner I have ever encountered. Mr. Forteza has an impeccable style and ability to design offices that brings his finished work to a standard for surpassing any other business offices I have seen.

Sandy and Bart Gurewitz

Residence / Palos Verdes Estates, CA

Mr. Forteza’s contributions were invaluable to our complete home remodel project. His creativity and extremely high value services added tremendously to the beauty and enjoyment of our home.

Maurice H. Joseph, President

Maurice H. Joseph, Inc. / Jackson, Mississippi

In our forty-eight years of real estate construction and management experience,
we number Forteza Designs as our top consultant.  Mr. Forteza is a gentleman of exquisite taste and superior design capabilities, as well as a person of good manners.

Sam Khulusi

Khulusi Residence / Palos Verdes Estates, CA

After an extensive search for a lead designer for this 8,400 sq. ft. villa, I chose Mr. Forteza. It is a pleasure to be working with Mr. Forteza on this unique property with its 270 degree of white-water view.

Jim Eskridge

Jim Eskridge Residence / Rancho Mirage, CA

Thank you for the important role you played being on the Board’s Interior Design Committee. Your professional and valuable input contributed to the completion of the new clubhouse at the Thunderbird Country Club. I have also to thank Mr. Forteza for his expertise in reconstructing and refurbishing our home.