(Las Vegas) – EV&A Architects, a Las Vegas-based architecture firm, today announced the hiring of Raul Espiritu as senior job captain.

With more than 15 years experience in architecture, Espiritu has extensive knowledge of the Las Vegas architecture industry. Espiritu has worked on many of the major hotel and casinos on the Las Vegas Strip, as well as entertainment projects in Shanghai, including the Disneyland Theme Park. He has a strong knowledge of building codes and local ordinances, as well as working with building officials in acquiring building permits.  


As the senior job captain for EV&A, Espiritu will support EV&A’s projects and is responsible for the development and creation of architectural working drawings through all project phases.


“To have Raul’s expertise and creativity in the field of architecture is a huge asset to EV&A,” said EV&A Founder and Owner Ed Vance. “His keen oversight and great mind help turn any good idea into a great one. He consistently challenges the status quo and raises the quality of our projects ten-fold by using his years of experience and appreciation for architecture as tools for success.”


Espiritu has a Bachelor of Science degree from the University of Santo Tomas, Manila, Philippines, and is an associate member of the American Institute of Architects (AIA). He came to the United States after college and worked in Los Angeles before moving to Las Vegas.

About EV&A Architects

EV&A Architects is a Las Vegas-based architectural firm providing a wide range of architectural, planning and interior design services to the hospitality, commercial and healthcare markets. The firm’s work has been recognized for design excellence and is the result of the personal involvement of the design principals with each client throughout the entire design process and into construction.

EV&A Architects prides itself on its total commitment to the overall project concept, embracing all facets of the design process and going beyond specific design to a more technical approach and creative search. The design team at EV&A acts as a catalyst, developing the resources and alliances required to accomplish its clients’ goals and objectives. This requires bringing together critical specialists to coordinate complex project teams of professionals, contractors and consultants, something EV&A specializes in. For more information, visit