Auteur is the newest vision of contemporary condominium living from the partnership of Ascentia Development Group, Githler Development, Inc., and Dr. Kiran Patel, creators of benchmark Florida west coast residential and resort destinations such as Sarasota’s waterfront condominiums Beau Ciel, Orchid Beach Club, en Provence, and Aria, as well as Virage Bayshore in Tampa, the Windham Grand Resort on Clearwater Beach, and the Hyatt Regency Sarasota hotel.


ADG has been developing extraordinary living environments for more than 30 years. The firm is responsible for a diverse portfolio of Florida’s most architecturally acclaimed and commercially successful residential and resort projects.

The firm’s tenure in the industry is the direct result of a passion for perfection and a commitment to integrity. That commitment is at the heart of every relationship – with their partners in development, the communities in which they live and work, and the homeowners they serve.

Auteur Sarasota, Team, Ascentia
Auteur Sarasota, Team, Githler Development


Charles Githler is a Sarasota-based real estate development and investment entrepreneur with 40 years experience in the financing and management of residential, hotel, marina, and mixed-use developments along Florida’s west coast. Notable projects include Beau Ciel and Orchid Beach Club. During his 12-year ownership of The Hyatt Regency Sarasota, Githler redeveloped the resort adding its current 20,000-square-foot conference center.

Auteur Sarasota, Team, Githler Development

Dr. Kiran Patel

Dr. Kiran Patel is a renowned healthcare entrepreneur, real estate developer, and philanthropist. He and his wife, Dr. Pallavi Patel, are responsible for more than $240 million in charitable giving to support the arts, education, and healthcare in Florida. Dr. Patel’s experience with major developments such as the Wyndham Grand Resort on Clearwater Beach is contributing invaluable insights and resources to the creation of Auteur.

Auteur Sarasota, Team, Dr. Patel
Auteur Sarasota, Team, Curtis Hall Jones


Curts Gaines Hall Jones Architects of Tampa is one of the leading architectural design and planning firms in the Southeast. Passionate commitments to innovation and technical expertise have resulted in decades of award-winning designs for residential, commercial, mixed-use, hospitality and education projects across the US.

Auteur Sarasota, Team, Curtis Hall Jones


ForrestPerkins is a distinct design studio of Perkins Eastman, a global architecture firm with 15 interdisciplinary offices around the world. Working from offices in Dallas, Chicago, San Francisco, New York, and Washington, D.C., ForrestPerkins is an industry-leading creator of inspired interior design solutions for luxury residential and hospitality clients. From inspiration to opening, from arrival to departure, ForrestPerkins interiors take residents and guests on a journey through craft curated experiences that resonate on an emotional level.

Auteur Sarasota, Team, Michael Saunders


In its fifth decade of service to Southwest Florida, Michael Saunders & Company has grown into a network of 24 full-service real estate offices—with nearly 700 agents and 200 team members spanning the Gulf Coast region. International brokerage affiliations with Christie’s International Real Estate, Leading Real Estate Companies of the World, Luxury Portfolio International and Mayfair International Realty extend the company’s message to qualified buyers globally. Headquartered in Sarasota, FL, Michael Saunders & Company affords customers the most comprehensive range of real estate services in the Southwest Florida marketplace. These include mortgage, title, insurance, relocation, and commercial real estate.

Auteur Sarasota, Team, Michael Saunders


For over 30 years, United Landmark Associates has guided clients to positions of market leadership with a unique combination of strategic insight and innovation. ULA has designed strategies for nearly every category of real estate development, from boutique residential resorts to some of the largest master-planned communities and condominium residences in Florida and the United States.

Auteur Sarasota, United Landmark, Team

Luxury Condominium Residences For Sale Overlooking Sarasota Bay
Pre-construction pricing from the $2 millions