About Us

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Our Approach

 

At JRL Design Studios, nothing is beyond the realm of possibility. We have been locally-owned and operating in Naples, Florida since 1978 and our work has made exemplary contributions to the vibrancy of our region through strong design, technical integrity and a vision toward innovation. As an established landscape architecture firm, we draw on a wealth of experience with Florida coastal landscapes to bring your visions to life.

 

Our approach to an integrated design methodology ensures that each project is realized with and is supported by sustainability for outstanding environmental performance, material resilience, technical innovation, and regional material expression. The result is an innovative, client-unique design expression.

JOHN RIBES, FASLA, LANDSCAPE ARCHITECT / PRESIDENT

 

John Ribes, the Owner of JRL Design Studios, offers the breadth and depth of a career spanning 5 decades dedicated to landscape architecture.

 

Mr. Ribes’ vast experience in design, construction technology, and construction administration has launched the company into new areas of landscape architecture and enabled the company to implement innovative projects beyond the scope of traditional landscape architecture.

 

Born in New Orleans, John achieved his degree in Landscape Architecture and is a former faculty member from LSU. He is a Fellow of the American Society of Landscape Architecture, the profession’s most prestigious organization and he serves on many civic and professional associations and committees.

 

At JRL Design Studios, nothing is beyond the realm of possibility. We have been locally-owned and operating in Naples, Florida since 1978 and our work has made exemplary contributions to the vibrancy of our region through strong design, technical integrity and a vision toward innovation. As an established landscape architecture firm, we draw on a wealth of experience with Florida coastal landscapes to bring your visions to life.

 

Our approach to an integrated design methodology ensures that each project is realized with and is supported by sustainability for outstanding environmental performance, material resilience, technical innovation, and regional material expression. The result is an innovative, client-unique design expression.

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Awards

 

FNGA Award of Excellence – Interiorscapes
ASLA Award of Excellence – Tiburon Golf Landscape
ASLA Award of Honor – Innovative Design Approach
FASLA Award of Merit – Pelican Landing Landscape Master Plan
ASLA Award of Honor– Pelican Bay
FNGLA Award of Excellence – Port Royal Estate Home