OUR LUXURY VACATION CONCIERGE PROFESSIONALS
EVERYTHING IS PERSONALLY TAILORED TO YOU
Our experienced concierge professionals match you with the perfect villa rental for your needs. Our personal local concierge experts enlighten you with insider advice based on your specific interests and goals. Our concierge team can plan anything you desire. From customized excursions, to private cooking classes, private boat charters, the ultimate adventure, whatever is on your bucket list, or anything else you desire (if it’s legal and ethical). Our private concierge professionals will work with you to craft an amazing one of a kind experience, down to the last personal touches. When you arrive for your dream vacation, we will provide 24-hour personalized service that removes the stress out from your vacation and gives you the ultimate luxury experience.
CHOOSE FROM OUR HANDPICKED AND CURATED EXCLUSIVE LUXURY HOMES
The Cabo Platinum team offers only the finest properties from among the most sought-after locations in Cabo San Lucas and the surrounding areas. Each property and its owners are personally vetted using the strictest standards before being added to our exclusive collection to be sure they offer unparalleled hospitality. In addition, our concierge professionals conduct a thorough walk-thru prior to your visit to ensure all is perfect for your arrival. You can rest assured that your vacation will only be full of good surprises. By the way, many of our return guests count us to help create the perfect private honeymoon experience, large family gatherings, corporate events, or other unforgettable experiences.
OUR DYNAMIC TEAM LEADERS
With a combined 17 years in Los Cabos, Danette and Mishan are no strangers to high-end, luxury assets. Danette moved from British Columbia to find a warmer winter for her and her horse, Doc. Mishan moved from California, searching for an environment that would be less congested, more adventurous and offer a more accessible variety of Ocean, Beach and Mountains. Their combined tenure includes clients and events such as Rolls Royce, Aston Martin, Academy Awards, Intrawest Vacation Solutions and more. Knowing what it takes to make an incredible experience great, Mishan and Danette combined efforts and direct their passion towards creating high-end vacation experiences in Cabo San Lucas. They are permanently living the dream in Cabo San Lucas, loving it and wanting to share the experience with anyone who will give them the chance. Their dynamic Cabo Platinum team is a multi-faceted group of local vacation professionals that are truly authorities on all things Cabo. The team can offer you a one-stop experience for your dream luxury vacation experience in Los Cabos. Being a part of the local MLS Real Estate Board, Danette and Mishan personally inspect and vet each of the Cabo San Lucas villas and its associated property before it is hand-picked and added to their list of participating properties. As a result, they know each property and service provider personally. In addition, the Cabo Platinum team has an intimate understanding of each exclusive property and what will make it a perfect fit for your personalized escape to paradise and that your vacation will create the lasting memories that you are looking for. Danette and Mishan, in effect, have placed themselves in the perfect position to ensure that your vacation is truly a dream experience.
CABO PLATINUM VISION
Within the Cabo Platinum Family, our culture is key to our approach with our Homeowners, Guests and to our industry. Our team is committed to our Clients’ long term success and our company culture reflects our unique ability to execute on multiple levels. We eliminate vertical management silos and view the horizon as we work together as a seamless collaboration with everything we do. Absolute honesty & Integrity are always at the forefront as this is a necessity amongst leaders within the hospitality sector.
CABO PLATINUM MISSION
Cabo Platinum’s mission is to modernize and progress the experience of luxury travel, home ownership and foreign investment by cultivating a spirit of collaboration, innovation, and integrity. By utilizing technology and ongoing education, we strive to bring the best and most innovative opportunities to the people we serve: our Homeowners, our Guests and our Investment Partners. As leaders of a local marketplace, we continually drive resources to ensure integrity, trust and environmental initiatives that will ensure longevity and security in a foreign marketplace.
MEET THE TEAM
Design Management Owner & Operator
Danette made Cabo San Lucas home in 2006 when she moved from Whistler, BC. She has been assisting clients with purchasing real estate in the Baja since 2007 and founded Cabo Platinum, luxury villa rentals, in Los Cabos in 2011. Danette takes great pride in getting to know her clients, their goals and needs for both a vacation and/or a purchase. Danette is diligent in training all of her staff to be detail oriented, highly attentive and ensure Cabo Platinum’s guests leave having the most exceptional experience. Danette is an avid horse rider and animal lover. Along with being a mother of 2, Danette and her husband have 5 dogs, 2 horses and 2 cats. Danette loves her family, her home and has a great passion for her professional life. In addition to a professional background in modeling and being featured on covers of magazines, Danette’s work has been used in commercials and several pilot television episodes, some of which are promotional for Cabo San Lucas. In recent works, you can see Danette and her family featured in the #UNSTOPPABLE Cabo Commercial Campaign.
Business Development Real State
After traveling for many years, Mishan knows the simple creature comforts expected on a luxury vacation. By experiencing San Fermin (“Running with the Bulls” in Pamplona, Spain), celebrating New Years with two million other travelers in Rio de Janeiro and wrestling Tigers in Chiang Mai, Mishan is proud to call Cabo his home. “It’s the perfect mixture of weather, culture and living in Paradise.” Always looking for new ways to help other people’s vacations be more adventurous, Mishan relishes in exploring the Baja with his family. Whether it’s spearfishing in the Sea of Cortez, RZR-riding the San Jose Mountains or swimming with Whale Sharks off the Coast of La Paz, there is always something exciting that the Baja has to offer. And that same philosophy permeates his philanthropic life. Mishan is involved with several charitable organizations: volunteering with LigaMac, delivering toys to Feeding Los Cabos Kids and raising money for the Animal Shelter; Mishan is always looking for ways to give back. Married and the Father of two young girls, Mishan is a California-native. After growing up in Santa Rosa, he was living in Los Angeles before driving 1,100 miles to his new home in Los Cabos. Mishan worked many years in Entertainment, Live Events and Luxury Automotive. He earned his degree in Finance from CSU, Northridge.
Executive Administration Logistics
Carolina moved to Cabo San Lucas from Mexico City in 2006 in search of a less chaotic and healthier life for her family. For the first few years, her professional life consisted mostly of administrative work; running HOA’s for developments in the Los Cabos area. These opportunities gave Carolina the skills necessary for her current position, demanding that she excel in multi-tasking and paying close attention to detail. Carolina takes great pride in seeing her guests arrive and depart with a smile on their face. Since she lives directly in the heart of Cabo, she assists with Cabo Platinum’s guests’ travel plans, special requests and each detail necessary to ensure their stay is of complete relaxation and enjoyment. Carolina has a vast knowledge of the area and speaks both Spanish and English fluently. Carolina is a mother of 2 girls and enjoys both family and career. She is actively involved in her children’s school and furthering their education. When she’s not working, Carolina and her family love to visit the local beaches and spend a lot of time outdoors.
Destination Specialist Concierge
Javier found Los Cabos after growing up in the bustling city of Guadalajara. His talents stem from a healthy career in Entertainment & Nightlife. With projects in both Los Angeles and Los Cabos, Javier was instrumental in managing the launch of several well-known restaurants and nightclubs. Javier’s talented network of local operators and knowing “What’s HOT” in Los Cabos, makes him a great resource for bachelor parties, bachelorette parties and our groups interested in “Cabo-after-dark.” When Javier is not running around town making vacations perfect, he can be found kite-surfing on the East Cape or playing Ping Pong competitively.
Ricardo is no stranger to the Luxury side of Cabo San Lucas. As a the former Regional Director for Les Clefs D’Or Mexico (the Concierge Consulate), Ricardo maintains a phenomenal reputation with Restaurant Owners, Activity Company Directors and Service Providers. His tenure is an amalgamation of experience and training from Capella, the Resort at Pedregal, Auberge, Chileno Bay and more! With 15 years in the Baja, Ricardo is an expert itinerary creator and will find the best solutions for an experiential family getaway. When Ricardo is not securing restaurant reservations for guests, he is exercising at the gym or singing vintage Mexican ballads.
Armando joins the team after many years of working in hotels and restaurants in Los Cabos. He is very keen to guests needs and is constantly finding new ways to help. Armando is an adventurer. When his time is spent outside of Cabo Platinum, you can find him fishing, hiking, eating exotic baja delicacies or riding his 4x4.
People are his passion! After being a part of the industry for more than 12 years, Javier keeps very busy ensuring guests are well cared for and our villas are well maintained. From specialty cocktails to straightening the house, Javier is always noticed “buzzing” around the house, ensuring guests can rest and focus on their vacation.
“Quetza’s cooking was phenomenal!” …is what we hear from most of our guests that get to experience her flare in the kitchen. Beyond creating great flavors, Quetza is hard working and takes pride in local flavor. She loves to cook with spice and has several fabulous Mexican specialties. She prepares all her dishes to the tastes of our guests, according to their needs and desires. She was professionally trained at CESSA University in Mexico City with a degree in Culinary Arts. Quetza has 2 dogs and enjoys to continually learn new cooking techniques and perfecting her trade. Many guests have been repeat-clients to Cabo Platinum, just for Quetza’s cooking! It’s hard to choose one dish, but many of our 5-star reviews recommend Quetza’s garlic sautéed shrimp with Guajillo sauce.
Ivan has been an in-demand chef in Cabo for nearly 10 years. Working at many local restaurants and starting his own mobile business, he has a style that is a favorite with many of our guests. From traditional Mexican dishes to new creative contemporary amalgamations, Ivan relishes in introducing new fare to new discerning palettes. If Cabo San Lucas hosted a chile rellano cooking competition, Ivan would be at the top of the finalists list. Recommended with traditional Spanish rice and his famous chile de arbol spiced vegetables.
With a long resume of varied restaurants in Cabo San Lucas, Roberto comes to Cabo Platinum with a dedicated work ethic and culinary creativity. From traditional dishes to international cuisine, Roberto always impresses and excites. Although Roberto has many dishes to love, we always recommend his Chicken Tamarindo with sautéed squash medley.
“Architecture & Design is part of my DNA” -Robert Roberts Robert has offered professional design services for distinguished private and corporate clientele for over 20 years. He specializes in the design of private residences, resort properties, corporate offices, high-end retail stores and now offers Real Estate Services at the same high caliber. Robert’s passion for design helps him find unique and awe-inspiring homes on the market. The design process is one of people. It starts with listening and understanding. The same is true of Real Estate Sales, before we imagine, we interact. Robert knows how to listen and infuse your personality into an individual space or an entire home. Each of Robert’s designs tells a unique story that has been written from the collective minds of himself and his clients. Whether it is designing your home or guiding you through the home buying process, Robert is with his owners every step of the way, to maintain focus and and achieve the end-result desired.
Marcos comes to Cabo Platinum from generations of handymen. He is a craftsman and an intuitive thinker. From electrical, to plumbing, to masonry, to metal work; Marcos is a “Jack-of-all-trades.” Potentially one of the hardest working members on the team, Marcos is constantly bouncing from villa to villa, ensuring that pools are pumping, stoves are cooking and lights are on. Marcos is a Father of 3 young children and constantly evolving as an integral part of the Cabo Community. When he isn’t elbows deep and tooling on a villa, he enjoys time with his family and working on his truck.