Draftsman develops original concepts, providing creative guidance for restaurant, hospitality, and lifestyle environments — collaborating with entrepreneurs and developers to translate ideas into meaningful environments.


Design for The Guest Experience

We approach each project with an integrated understanding of design, architecture, real estate, and branding.

We believe each element must foster hospitality and connect guests to each other and to immersive experiences.


Draftsman is directed by David Pilkenton.

Throughout his career, David has led the creative direction and design for restaurants, boutique hotels, and retail spaces across the United States, Caribbean, and Mexico.

David is an NCIDQ Certified Interior Designer and holds a degree in architecture.


Past Projects

Prior to founding Draftsman, David designed and creative directed the following projects during his tenure at Streetsense.