Sam Nazarian

With an uncompromising entrepreneurial instinct and personal style, SBA founder, cairman and CEO Sam Nazarian has been a transformative force in revolutionizing contemporary hospitality. In only a decade, Nazarian has defined "the scene" in Los Angeles and beyond, driving SBE to become the creative wellspring for some of the world's most sought-after luxury lifestyle brands in North America, including SLS Hotels and Casinos, Katsuya by Starck, The Bazaar by José Andrés and Hyde Lounge. [+]