Our team brings together solid experience from careers in the hospitality, design and procurement industries with a zeal for the highest quality in all of our project deliverables.
Our passion and dedication is to our client and the success of our client’s project. We know we succeed only when you succeed. We approach all business transactions as an extension of your team.
Our team has worked on multiple brands and is well versed in applying the required standards for specific brands.
Ted Carroll is one of the founding partners and current President of The Carroll Adams Group and brings over 25 years of hospitality experience in the FF&E/OS&E procurement, operations, interior design, and development to the company. As the President, Ted provides principal level oversight of all projects.
Prior to joining The Carroll Adams Group in 2001, he worked with leaders in the hospitality industry such as Westin Hotels & Resorts, Marriott International, and The Ritz-Carlton Development Company where he managed the FF&E procurement, assisted in the development of new brands, and the development of standards for both operations and design and construction.
Ted is a member of The American Society of Interior Designers, where he holds the designation, Allied Member, ASID. He has a Bachelor of Science Degree from Johnson & Wales University, in addition to Graduate Studies at Rollins College, Crummer School of Business.
John Carroll leads key operations initiatives on behalf of The Carroll Adams Group. With more than 20 years of leadership experience with a Fortune 500 company, John brings both management and hands-on experience to his role.
As a member of The Carroll Adams Group’s leadership team, Laura Klinkose specializes in managing all phases of a project lifecycle from needs assessment through implementation. With over 20 years of experience, Laura performs a multifunctional role assisting the project managers in implementing solutions that exceed customer expectations.
Kary Maybury leads The Carroll Adams Group’s finance team, as well as assists with all of the company’s daily operations. She joined Carroll Adams in 2008 bringing a rich background in construction project management to the company.
Zaida Cortes brings over 20 years of hospitality experience in FF&E/OS&E procurement, operations, sourcing, project management, interior design, and development to The Carroll Adams Group. Ms. Cortes leads the Company’s New York office.
Joanne Fahrforth heads up The Carroll Adams Group’s Chicago office. With 35 years of hospitality experience working with hotels, casinos, restaurants, golf resorts, and spa/resorts domestically and abroad, she brings “outside of the box” thinking to company projects.