The Team

About the People Who Developed Palm Reef Resort


Carlton Watson has a 30-year background in real estate and manufacturing that includes acquisition, development, financing and management. His portfolio holds hundreds of income properties including residential, commercial, mobile home parks, an industrial park, medical buildings, warehouses, farmland, and a water system.  He is also an owner of Kona Management Ltd. a property management company that manages hundreds of residential, commercial and industrial properties in Canada.

Project Consultants


Andrea Bacher has worked in Belize for 15 years.  A former student of the University of Venice, his professional career began in Italy designing residential and commercial projects.  His firm, Studio 16 Architecture, based in Placencia, Belize, specializes in high-end custom homes, commercial developments, luxury hotels and spa resorts.

Structural Engineers

Enrique Rosado, an engineer for over 25 years, has been a Structural Engineer for numerous multi-story buildings.  He is also a former city engineer in the housing and planning department as head of projects, and the structural design supervisor for the Government of Belize.

RD Consultants

American Appraisals – Frank Fehribach of Dallas, Texas, is a leading consultancy, providing professional services including full feasibility studies, competitive analysis, market studies, site valuations, project positioning and risk analysis.