Exec. Vice President/Principal
Years in Industry: 29
Education: B.E. Mechanical Engineering, School of Engineering, Manhattan College
Certifications: NAESA Certified ASME Qualified Elevator Inspector, QEI# C-4247; Licensed New York City DOB Elevator Inspector
Mr. Cuzzi joined VDA in 1998 as Operations Manager, responsible for supervising the day-to-day operations of the field engineering staff; preparation of proposals and pricing for equipment evaluations, quality control evaluations, modernization of existing equipment; performance of traffic studies and analyses; also serves as project executive on selected projects such as Gap, Inc. (over 100 projects worldwide), Madison Square Garden, Carnegie Hall, Plaza Hotel, among others.
Prior to joining VDA, Mr. Cuzzi was the operations manager for an elevator company, which specialized in the modernization and maintenance of residential and commercial elevators, as well as project manager/engineer specializing in the construction and modernization of gasoline stations.
Mr. Cuzzi is a graduate of the Manhattan College School of Engineering in 1986, with a B. E. in Mechanical Engineering, holds various certifications, including the ASME Qualified Elevator Inspector license (QEI). He is a volunteer of several industry organizations including Technical Chairman of the ECNY, and has been a frequent guest speaker at BLDGSNY, NAEC, REBNY, ECNY and various Industry seminars.