G. Wesley Jones AIA, LEED AP

Managing Principal


  • Bachelor of Science in Architecture, University of Cincinnati


  • Registered architect in 21 states
  • Leadership in Energy and Environmental Design Accredited Professional (LEED AP)

As the managing principal of Progressive AE’s Charlotte Office, Wes not only leads operational efforts and market growth, he also serves clients as a strategic advisor. He is dedicated to building meaningful relationships through trust and collaboration – an approach that has served him well during his 30-year career. Wes values great design and leverages it to drive organizational performance in corporate workplace, retail, automotive, and hospitality.

Although Wes works with clients across the country, he is most passionate about serving his local community. He has long been involved in the Charlotte Chamber of Commerce and the City of Charlotte. Additional involvement in the Charlotte community includes:

  • Charlotte Chamber Executive Committee
  • Charlotte Regional Business Alliance Ally Investor
  • DOWD YMCA Board of Directors
  • Hospitality and Tourism Alliance Board of Directors (HTA)
  • Leadership Charlotte Graduate (Class 32)
  • South Charlotte Partners Board of Directors Executive Committee
  • Rotary Club of Charlotte, Member

Past community involvement includes:

  • Charlotte Chamber of Commerce Executive Committee
  • City of Charlotte Small Business Advisory Board
  • Chair of the Charlotte Chamber Metro Chapter Board
  • Chair of the Chamber Workforce Development & Education Committee
  • Mecklenburg County Small Business Advisory Board
  • Participant in the Chamber’s annual Intercity visits and planning retreats
  • Past Chair of MeckEd’s Board of Directors
  • AIA Charlotte Citizen Architect, 2014

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