LOS ANGELES, CA. September 30, 2015 - Nadel, an international architectural design firm headquartered in Los Angeles, has hired Andrew Simmons, AIA, as director of the firm's hospitality studio, working out of its Las Vegas office.
With more than 20 years of experience working within hospitality design and development, and eight years in the Las Vegas market specifically, Simmons' hire will strengthen Nadel's
design capabilities as a whole, while further expanding the firm's expertise in the hospitality and gaming sectors.
"As a part of our continued growth and expansion, we're looking to cultivate the next generation of leadership," said Herb Nadel, president and founder of Nadel.
I'm thrilled to be able to further my career and presence as a leader in this market with Nadel
, while applying my experience in hospitality design to the firm's other core markets such as retail, mixed use and multifamily."
As the development of destination retail remains strong, the next wave of experiential retail brings concepts of hospitality into its design.
Multifamily developers are also bringing in a range of hospitality-inspired amenities to cater to a wide range of demographics.
Simmons' high-design experience within hospitality will not only help to achieve synergy between Nadel's
core practice areas, but will strengthen the firm's expertise overall.
is ranked among the top architectural firms in the U.S.