ALBERTO BERGA-PERALES was born in Buenos Aires, Argentina, in 1933. He has been a practicing architect since 1962, and has a Masters in Interior Design. He has also been a noted Professor of Architectonic Design, Project Manager and specialist in architecture and design for international hotels. Since 1969, he has been involved with, and in many cases has directed Architectural Conferences, and has instigated various projects for the investigation of the applications of design and architecture. He has received many national and international awards for his architecture and design, and has been published in many international publications. He has also designed and directed numerous constructions of both public buildings and private homes throughout South America. He has designed hotel projects for Sheraton, Marriott, and Hilton throughout Argentina. And of course, he has been designing for ACME since 2002.