Afzal Small 2In recognizing his fourth year of exceptional performance at Vantage, Roozbeh “Rooz” Afzal will assume the leadership responsibilities of Principal.  Rooz has shown an outstanding sensitivity to customer requirements, budgets and deadlines.  An accomplished technology design professional, Rooz specializes in data centers, cable containment and distribution systems, structured cabling, audiovisual and security systems.  His range of experience includes hospitals and medical centers, higher education institutions and corporate facilities.  In addition to serving as team leader for the Sutter Health / California Pacific Medical Center Van Ness and Geary Campus Hospital and St. Luke’s Campus Hospital in San Francisco, Rooz is spearheading technology design for the construction of MGA’s new Los Angeles headquarters.   More about Rooz…

Michael DannenbergRecognizing his wide-ranging and diverse leadership in next generation, leading edge technologies, Vantage has promoted Mike Dannenberg to Director of New and Emerging Technology.    In addition to spearheading Vantage’s ‘Technology Tuesday’ events where clients, colleagues and peers can interact with the latest in technology systems,  Mike’s project leadership and design expertise includes theme park, film, audio and television broadcast studios as well as advanced corporate and classroom system design and implementation.  Known for his innovative solutions and creative approaches, Mike is a technology leader in a Firm of technology leaders.  He has worked on a wide variety of facilities and institutions such as the new Loyola Marymount Life Science Center, UCLA Wasserman Building and the Ventura County Applied Science Building.  More about Mike…

Denise CheungIn recognition of her tenacity and technical excellence, Vantage has promoted Denise Cheung to Consultant.  In three short years, Denise has become an integral and accomplished client advocate in a variety of projects concerning educational and commercial facilities.  Her copious skills include budget prediction and systems design for large-scale AV and IT projects.  Denise’s strengths include over 12 years of CAD and Revit design experience for building infrastructure planning for rich media and distance learning classroom systems design, corporate board, conference and training rooms.   More about Denise…

VantageDirvinA87Alexis Diamond has been promoted to Consultant for her outstanding efforts leading the Vantage technical staff in the areas of Building Information Modeling (BIM), Revit, AutoCAD and other 3D rendering applications.  Her training as an architect enables her to bring integrated design and collaborative working practices to her projects.  Alexis is excited to be part of the ongoing and constantly evolving merger between architecture, technology, workflow efficiencies and the environment, and continually strives to identify opportunities to encourage and extend this combination of building form and technology on all of her projects.   More about Alexis…