DESIGNER | DEVELOPER | VISIONARY
Carlos now focuses and brings his positive energy to one thing and one thing only, TO BRING POSITIVE views and moments to others through his words, work, intentions and actions.
Carlos now with a driving force toward helping put lives and lifestyles together, he works hard everyday reaching those that seek to clearly improve their views on this beautiful green earth. Currently on several show and intimate podcasts Carlos’s background has been a long solid journey of culture, education, and experience. All this this has lead him to #AllThingsPositive.
Carlos Platero Jr. is a native Californian (Born in Central America) who has traveled throughout Europe and Central America and speaks fluent English and Spanish. After dedicating a year to the research of East Coast style from Asheville, North Carolina, Platero rooted himself in Austin, Texas in 2006. Ever since then, he has been creating a following with his design and creative healing work, which spans from hundreds of private homes to commercial local businesses and organizations. Platero as well co-chaired a founding non-profit for the LGBT community, A*Fab Austin. As all his efforts come together in harmony and his moving in the entertainment field, he has been handed pick to be the co-host of Chica About Town, currently on air on Radio Mujer, a spanish speaking radio station.
Platero’s history has encompassed, member of several design organizations and served as a Los Angeles ASID Chapter Chairman. After establishing himself as a respected interior design advisor and instructor of the psychology of color at the Fashion Institute of Design & Merchandising in Los Angeles, Platero expanded his horizons by becoming supervisor of KB Homes’ Model Interior Design Department. In this capacity, Platero oversaw the installation of model homes from design to production in development projects throughout southern California, and was recognized with the company’s All-Star Award in 2004. In addition to model home installation and home staging, as well as restaurant, residence and corporate design projects, Platero also extended his experience to film, television and event design.
Platero embraces his hobby, chosen career, and life with joie de vie. He is grounded by the continued pursuit and expansion of his personal goals, such as surfing, equestrian riding, health & fitness, spiritual growth, and advocacy for environmental and humanitarian issues.