VDA established the Chicago office in 1998 to provide expanded services for VDA’s clients in Illinois, Michigan, and Wisconsin.  Headed by Area Manager, Matt Jackson, the office provides full design and engineering services for new and modernized building transportation equipment and Maintenance Quality Control Evaluations of existing equipment. VDA Elevator Consultants Chicago has the experienced staff necessary to handle your City of Chicago Elevator Code questions and needed services.

Matt Joined VDA in June 2018 and has over 14 years’ experience in the elevator industry. Prior to joining VDA, Matt held various responsibilities in the service and modernization areas of the industry. His responsibilities at VDA include local area management, performance of all phases of Elevator Consulting/Design Services, Quality Control Evaluations, and Maintenance Monitoring. He also writes equipment and maintenance specifications for new and existing vertical transportation equipment and provides construction administration services.


600 E. Diehl Road, Suite 140
Naperville, IL 60563
Phone: 331-888-3063

Matt Jackson

Area Manager - Chicago

James E. Peterlin

Senior Vice President – Business Development