Oculus Inc., an architecture and interior design firm headquartered in St. Louis, recently added Heather Nauss as national director of business development.

nauss heatherNauss will lead client relationship management and strategy development for the company’s St. Louis, Dallas and Portland offices, and will be instrumental in growing Oculus’ business in the health care, retail, corporate, education, hospitality, restaurant and government markets.

“Heather’s background in business development under the architecture and design umbrella will have a significant impact on Oculus’ growth in new and existing markets,” said Lisa Bell-Reim, Oculus Inc. president. “It’s an exciting time for Oculus and for our industry, and we are thrilled to have such a dynamic individual join our team.”

Nauss brings more than 15 years of experience in the architecture and design industry where she has held positions in business development and marketing at companies including Working Spaces Inc., Harley Ellis Devereaux and M2 Architecture Studio.

Nauss earned a B.S. degree in Marketing Communications from Missouri State University. She is currently a board member for Books for STL Kids and is a member of CREW St. Louis, Urban Land Institute and American Society for Healthcare Engineering.

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