Nadel Architects (Nadel), an international award-winning architectural design firm headquartered in Los Angeles, has appointed Anna Jones as Studio Director of National Retail Accounts. Jones will strategically drive growth and continue to build valuable client relationships. With more than 25 years of experience in big box, convenience, specialty and luxury retail, as well as department stores and commercial/corporate interiors, her addition will serve to further strengthen Nadel’s brand and presence in Los Angeles.

“Ms. Jones’ work throughout her 25 year career is striking,” said Herb Nadel, CEO of Nadel Architects. “She brings new and unique experience to our team in multiple sectors and I am positive her ability to build brands, collaborate with clients, and see the bigger picture will bring significant value to the company.”

Jones’ passion and extensive experience has brought her notable achievements while working with some of the largest global retailers and more than doubling their reach within their markets, including 7-Eleven, Walmart, Spectrum, AT&T, and Sears along with several fast fashion and luxury brands ranging from Zara to Dior. Her strong background in leadership, team building and management has led to tangible successes in her career and has left clients clamoring for more.

“Nadel Architects is thrilled to be welcoming Anna into the firm as a colleague and member of the retail architecture team,” said Greg Lyon, Principal, Design Director, and Board Chairman for the firm’s LA corporate headquarters. “Her proven ability to grow relationships and mentor teams, as well as her experience in helping firms map growth and development strategies will be incredibly valuable as we move into our next phase of expansion.”

Prior to Nadel, Jones held positions with prestigious architecture firms in New York City, leading teams of talented design and business professionals in planning, architecture, interior design, prototype development for national rollouts, program management, branding and flagship store design and delivery.