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Mr. Edward Vance, FAIA

Founder & CEO,
EV&A Architects, Inc.

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EV&A Architects, Inc.
Las Vegas, NV


Edward A. Vance, FAIA, is Founder & CEO of EV&A Architects a specialty design firm serving the hospitality, commercial, and health care projects. In November of 2006, Mr. Vance opened his firm EV&A Architects, to better serve his client base and the profession. Located in Las Vegas, Nevada, his new firm is currently staffed with over 30 professionals uniquely qualified to serve the gaming, health care, and hospitality markets. EV&A's mission statement is to be "our client's trusted advisor". Specialties: For over 30 years, Mr. Vance has served his clients, his community, and the profession of architecture. Design excellence has characterized Mr. Vance’s distinguished career. His work has led to numerous design awards and significant commissions with major hospitality, commercial, and health care clients. Mr. Vance is a registered Architect in 14 states and is NCARB certified. He earned his Bachelor of Arts and Bachelor of Architecture degrees from North Dakota State University.


North Dakota State University
Bachelor of Architecture
1980 To 1981

North Dakota State University
Bachelor of Arts
1975 To 1979

Job History

EV&A Architects, Inc.
Founder & CEO
November 2006 - present

JMA Architects
February 1989 - November 2006

Swisher & Hall Architects
September 1987 - January 1989

Cossutta & Associates
Intern Architect
September 1985 - September 1987


  • Agency Consulting / Review / Approval
  • Architectural Design
  • Construction Documentation: Drawings
  • Contract Administration
  • Design-Build
  • Graphic Design
  • Interior Design
  • Observation Services
  • Programming
  • Renderings
  • Space Planning
  • Special Building Type Consultation
  • Tenant-Related Services