James Andrus is Principal of The Andrus Group, a national full-service, independent design and construction management company. He has more than 16 years of industry experience specializing in retail flagship and rollout programs. The Andrus Group’s previous experience has been on the design side of Apple Inc. overseeing the development of the retail store and store concepts, overseeing design and construction for the British retailer, Burberry, and Italian retailer, Giorgio Armani. Its recent experience expands to brands including Tesla, Blue Bottle Coffee, Warby Parker, Alexandre Birman, Tourneau, Adore Me, Stella McCartney, Habit, Fresh, Berluti, and The Void. The company’s experience includes hundreds of multi-million dollar projects across North and South America and brings to a business the structural discipline of an architect, the technical attention to detail of a builder, and unwavering focus in management that will be the anchor any project.