PDA provides an array of services with personal attention and technological support that has built our reputation for excellence in Architecture. We utilize powerful Building Information Management (BIM) programs to develop beautiful yet efficient and practical design solutions for our Clients. Our diverse portfolio includes Hospitality, Residential and Mixed-Use Projects.

Our job as Architects is Place Making. We do this by creating timeless designs while balancing Client goals, functionality and market trends. We develop successful Projects that are welcoming, comfortable and, most importantly, create value for our Clients. From initial concept sketches to final construction, our goal is to create beautiful timeless designs with utmost efficiency and quality. All of our Projects are carefully crafted to fulfill our Client’s goals for years to come.


Prime Design Associates is all about people. We work with the most extraordinary range of individuals, who are brought together by the need to move and transform the ideas and visions of our clients to paper and ultimately to fruition in the physical world. All of us at Prime Design share a strong passion and deep appreciation for our profession that ultimately helps provide our clients a positive and unique experience through the process of design. Our team has decades of combined experience in architecture and construction with diverse backgrounds in art, construction, project management, specifications, interior design, graphic design and urban planning. Project Managers hold degrees from top tier universities as well as accreditations from the American Institute of Architects (AIA) and the National Council of Registration Boards (NCARB) among others. All team members, including our production staff, are trained in the latest computer aided drafting (CADD) and building information management (BIM) software.


Mayer S. Abbo is Principal and Founder of Prime Design Associates LLC, he received a Bachelor of Design in Architecture degree from the University of Florida and a Master of Architecture degree from The Massachusetts Institute of Technology. Mr. Abbo opened his own successful firm in 1998 and later founded Prime Design Associates in 2010. He has been a member of the American Institute of Architects (AIA) since 1998, is a Registered Architect in the State of Florida and is also a State Certified General Contractor. Throughout his years in practice he has gained valuable and extensive experience in a wide variety of project types. He is fluent in Spanish, was raised both in South America and the United States with architectural training from an early age. His work has focused on design strategies for hospitality, residential, retail and mixed use projects to help unlock latent business and development opportunities for his clients. Mr. Abbo has managed and continues to lead project teams in developing design concepts and ideas through all stages of a project and ultimately to fruition. Through his experiences, he has gained a unique perspective in the architecture field that has helped him create strong professional values and leadership skills. His talents make him an outstanding asset to any project.



  • Concept Development
  • Schematic Design
  • Design Development
  • Construction Documents
  • Project Management
  • Construction Administration
  • Sustainable Design
  • Building Information Management (BIM)


  • Site Analysis & Selection
  • Feasibility Studies
  • Research
  • Due Diligence Evaluations
  • Entitlements
  • Brand Identity
  • Space Planning