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Our Company

ARCHVISTA Consulting is a BIM technology consulting business. Our company has over seventeen years of experience implementing BIM processes into the AEC industry. We’re an authorized ARCHICAD reseller for Northern California, Washington and Oregon, as well as a solutions provider of leading technologies for the building industry. Our team has successfully deployed solutions into a wide range of project types including residential, multifamily housing, commercial, retail and health care. Our BIM technology services include BIM implementation, technology training and model coordination services.

We also have broad experience in developing and bringing products to market including the Architectural Record Homes Interactive, NASA Virtual Tours, aecobject ModelPort, ArchiCAD Step by Step Training Guide, LEARNVIRTUAL Education Program, and DESIGN[realized] Event Series. Our clients have included McGraw Hill, NASA, Anshen+Allen Architects, Weitz Construction and Graphisoft. Our speakers have included HOK, SOM, Gensler, Perkins+Will, Hensel Phelps Construction and EHDD.

ARCHVISTA, Inc., P.O. Box 10266, Oakland, CA 94610
Phone: 800-522-0554 or Email: info@archvista.com

Our Team

Thomas M. Simmons

Director of BIM & Business Development 

TMSIMMONSSimmons has extensive experience in technology for building design, project management and construction. Through his work with architects, engineers, contractors and sub-contractors he has a broad understanding of BIM technology with specific emphasis on its use to inform design decisions, increase efficiency in documents, produce more accurate cost estimates and facilitate construction coordination through a Virtual Design and Construction process.

As a leader in strategies for BIM and VDC implementation, Simmons has worked with small, medium and large business, including Anshen + Allen / Stantec, Swinerton Builders, The Weitz Company, Quattrocchi Kwok Architects, Studios Architecture, and PCL Construction.

Simmons was on the AIACC IPD Technology Task Force and part of the steering committee that developed the AIA IPD Guide. He has been an instructor, lecturer and speaker on BIM and related topics. Simmons has a Masters of Architecture from the University of California, Berkeley, and a Bachelor of Environmental Design, Texas A&M University.

Tracie A. Simmons

Managing Director

Tracie SimmonsTracie has a breadth of experience that covers marketing, operations, and eLearning with a notable strength in the B2B segment. Tracie manages customer service and operations for ARCHVISTA.

Most recently, Tracie has led the development of LearnVirtual.com is an online learning platform focused on ARCHICAD. Programs include online coaching, in-practice presentations by industry leaders, and an extensive video training library.

Tracie is a published writer and occasionally blogs about industry issues and education programs. She was previously Vice President at Ketchum and has a B.A. in Journalism from San Diego State University.