Bruce Barteldt

Little, Partner & Chief Innovation Officer

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Bruce A. Barteldt Jr., AIA, NCARB, LEED AP BD+C


An experienced design thinker and senior leader for over 30 years, Bruce’s role as Chief Innovation Officer is aimed at maximizing the impact of Little’s diverse, multi-disciplined resources applied to our clients’ deepest challenges. He is a recognized thought leader whose ideas about trends and phenomena affecting customer experience and design are highlighted at industry conferences and in industry publications.

Prior to this role, Bruce served as the Global Retail Practice Leader at Little where he blended strategic management with creative influence from ideation through implementation.
Bruce received his Bachelor of Arts in Architecture and a Bachelor of Architecture from the University of North Car- olina at Charlotte.


• Morrison Mix-Use District, Charlotte, NC
• Elizabeth Ave. Mix-Use District, Charlotte, NC
• Davidson Commons, Davidson, NC
• Davidson College, College Store, Davidson, NC • CVS/pharmacy, Main Street, Davidson, NC
• Chedraui Supermercado (Mexico)
• Publix Supermarkets
• Safeway
• Krispy Kreme Doughnuts
• Cosi
• The Home Economist Market
• The Home Depot
• True Runner (a Dick’s Sporting Goods Company)

• JCPenney
• Belk
• Kohl’s
• Golf Galaxy (a Dick’s Sporting Goods Company)

• Walmart

• Bachelor of Arts in Architecture, University of North Carolina at Charlotte, Charlotte, NC • Bachelor of Architecture, University of North Carolina at Charlotte, Charlotte, NC


• Registered Architect in AK, CT, DC, GA, IA, IL, IN, KS, MD, ME, MI, MN, MO, NC, ND, NE, NH, NY, OH, PA, RI, SC, TN, TX, VI, VT, WI, WV, WY

• National Council of Architectural Registrations Boards (NCARB) Certified • LEED Accredited Professional - Building Design & Construction


• Shop! - Retail Association (Formally the Association of Retail Environments & POPAI) - Vice Chairman, Board of Directors

• Town of Davidson, Design Review Board and Historic Preservation Commission - Chairman • Design Retail Editorial Advisory Board
• International Council of Shopping Center (ICSC)
• American Institute of Architects (AIA)


• Little, Charlotte, NC
• Clark, Tribble, Harris & Li Architects, Charlotte, NC