Nely Galán has forged a colorful career path, moving from the executive suite at Telemundo to the boardroom of Donald Trump‘s Celebrity Apprentice to a number of current Internet businesses. But all that pales when compared to her one-of-a-kind home on the Venice canals, which got a flattering write-up over the weekend in the LA Times.
The three-building compound sports an orange main house, a yellow Hawaiian-themed guest house, and a pink-fuscia studio workspace. Galán enlisted a number of Hollywood crew vets to help her with the project, which required at one point the three-month refinement of a computerized reference model:
“For me, this house is the most authentic I’ve ever been,” said Galán. “I felt successful enough to be this loud and congruent with my heritage.”