About the Business
Elegant Encore Ladies Consignment is the second ladies consignment store owned by Ann Jones. After retiring Back on the Rack, Ms. Jones decided to open a new location in Punta Gorda, FL.
Elegant Encore Ladies Consignment carries upscale and casual womenâ€™s clothing with an impressive list of designer
labels. Popular Back on the Rack labels include Chicoâ€™s, White House/Black Market, Jones New York, Ann Taylor,
Dana Buchman, St. John, Christian Dior, Anne Klein, Calvin Klein, Talbotâ€™s, and many, many more! Every item that is
consigned with the store is scrutinized to ensure it has absolutely no stains, tears, or defects. You can shop
comfortably knowing the clothing is clean, pressed and ready to be taken home and loved.
About the Owner
Ann Jones is a native of Pinehurst, North Carolina who moved to Punta Gorda in 2015. She initially purchased Back
on the Rack Consignments and restructured the consignment model to be an exclusive boutique shopping
experience for ladies. She then opened Elegant Encore Ladies Consignment to extend the boutique experience to
Ms. Jones is a graduate of Winthrop University in South Carolina where she earned a Bachelor of Arts in Biology and
Chemistry. She then went on to earn a Masters in Business Administration from the University of Miami with a
focus on General Business.
Ms. Jones is a full-time resident of Punta Gorda, FL where she lives with her four cats: Simon, Hankie, Pepper, and
James. She has a passion for animals, fashion, the arts, music, and of course, business. She is an ardent supporter
of the Charlotte County Humane Society, Godâ€™s Precious Gifts, and the Homeless Coalition.