Ware Malcomb, an award-winning international design firm, today announced Anita Gross has been promoted to Associate Principal, Corporate Accounts in the firm’s Irvine, Calif.-based headquarters office. In her new role, she leads the Corporate Accounts Team, which supports the project delivery of corporate accounts nationally.
Gross joined Ware Malcomb in 2005 as a Project Manager and has held multiple roles within the company throughout her tenure including promotions to Studio Manager and Director. In 2017, she was promoted to Director, Corporate Accounts to assist in the strategy and growth of Ware Malcomb’s Corporate Accounts team, capitalizing on her leadership, client management and technical skills.
“With over 25 years of industry experience, Anita brings extensive knowledge to our Corporate Accounts program and truly embraces the Ware Malcomb culture,” said Ted Heisler, Vice President, Interior Architecture & Design at Ware Malcomb. “Her mastery of account management has allowed us to successfully grow the Corporate Accounts program to comprise over 50% of Ware Malcomb’s business.”
Gross holds a Bachelor of Science degree in Architecture from the Georgia Institute of Technology and a Master of Business Administration degree from the University of Phoenix. She is an active member of several industry organizations including the Orange County Chapter of Commercial Real Estate Women (CREW) Network, and the National Association of Industrial and Office Properties (NAIOP) Southern California Chapter, where she is an Alumnus of the NAIOP Young Professionals Group (YPG).
Ware Malcomb’s Corporate Accounts program spans a variety of industries including office, industrial, retail, science & technology, restaurant and education across markets. The unique program facilitates the delivery of consistent, integrated design services for clients, with both local, specialized staff and the vast company wide resources of a North American platform. The firm has completed projects for one in three companies listed on the Fortune 50.
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Established in 1972, Ware Malcomb is a contemporary and expanding full service design firm providing professional architecture, planning, interior design, civil engineering, branding and building measurement services to corporate, commercial/residential developer and public/institutional clients throughout the world. With office locations throughout the United States, Canada and Mexico, the firm specializes in the design of commercial office, corporate, industrial, science & technology, healthcare, retail, auto, public/institutional facilities and renovation projects. Ware Malcomb is recognized as an Inc. 5000 fastest-growing private company and a Hot Firm by Zweig Group. The firm is also ranked among the top 15 architecture/engineering firms in Engineering News-Record’s Top 500 Design Firms and the top 25 interior design firms in Interior Design magazine’s Top 100 Giants. For more information, visit http://www.waremalcomb.com/news and view Ware Malcomb’s Brand Video at youtube.com/waremalcomb.