Michael Wollaeger has unparalleled experience in the design media field as a content generator, brand manager, editorial innovator, marketing strategist, event producer and lecturer. For 15 years he guided the editorial content of Architectural Digest, the world's leading design publication. He went on to become the founding editor of Western Interiors and Design, the award-winning magazine devoted to contemporary design, art and architecture of the American West. When Western Interiors was bought by Sandow, he brought his editorial and advertising relationships to the Luxe brand. In 2017 he launched DesignLA with the Los Angeles Times, a quarterly magazine devoted to the dynamic worlds of design, architecture, art and fashion in Southern California.