Dewey BarlowPresident/Chief Operations Officer
Dewey is a Project Controls Professional and a former Six Sigma Black Belt with The Bechtel Corporation – one of the largest and most reputable engineering and construction companies in the world. He has over 30 years of construction and engineering experience and has helped lead some of the most challenging construction programs in North America including Washington’s Reagan National and Dulles airport projects. He holds a Master’s Degree in Construction Management and a Bachelor of Science degree in Civil Engineering from the University of Maryland, as well as cost and value engineering certifications.
Vicky WeaverPrincipal, Chief Financial Officer
Ms. Weaver has over 25 years of experience in business management, contract management, cost control, project management, scheduling, planning, and controlling projects and events in diverse industries. She is recognized for her ability to complete near term projects on time and within budget. She is a founding principal of Vision Design Build, a residential and commercial construction firm serving the Washington DC metro area, and 100% owner of Victoria Weaver Management Group, a project management consulting firm established in 1992 that has helped organizations manage some of the country’s most complex projects.
Jacque BarlowDirector of Creative Design & Marketing
Jacque is a multitalented marketing professional with over 20 years experience in graphic design, visual merchandising, and sales. She holds a Bachelor of Arts degree in graphic design from the American University. In addition to her role in sales and marketing at Vision, she provides customer relationship management support. She is active in professional organizations (Women on Course, Accelerant, et al) and in the community, and is currently on the membership committee of the Bethesda Chevy Chase Chamber of Commerce.
William KrauseDirector of Field Operations
Bill has a Bachelor’s degree in Mechanical Engineering and is currently enrolled in the University of Maryland Clark School of Engineering Master’s Program in Engineering in Project Management. He the principal of WMA Homescapes, LLC a Rockville, MD firm specializing in landscape architecture design and construction. William has 10 years of project management and hands on experience in residential and commercial construction. His years of experience both in the field and at the design table have been integral to the successful completion of every Vision renovation and addition since he joined the company in 2007.
Christopher CoustéProject Engineer Intern
Chris is a mechanical engineering student at the California Institute of Technology, is skilled in large scale data analysis, technology integration, and Computer Aided Design. He has built autonomous amphibious, floating, and submersible vehicles with small and large teams, involved in mechanical, electronic, and programming design. He spent two years repairing and implementing supercooled quantum interference detector systems for geophysics research.
Thank you, Vicky! I have got to tell you that we are very pleased with all of the work. The house looks great. I wish we could renovate more of the house. When the time comes for more renovations, we will be in touch.Noel V.
Throughout this months-long endeavor, we thoroughly enjoyed working with Bill Krause, Dewey and Jacque Barlow, Vicky Weaver, and the entire Vision team. We are grateful for their support and caring attitude during the construction of our new home!Francisco V.
Thanks to you and your talented team, we have a gorgeous new kitchen and master retreat. Thank you for everything it took to get us through five stressful months to a very worthwhile finish line!Dani and Brian S.
I would like to thank Vision Design Build, especially Bill Krause, along with Dewey and Jacque Barlow, for all of their help and professional workmanship. It was a delight working with them and I highly recommend them.Sheila M.
You are very diligent and dedicated to make each project perfect and we appreciate that. Plus, you and your team are a pleasure to be around for 4+ months, which is very important!Cary and Eileen O.
We are extremely impressed by your efficient and professional background and preparatory work on all of this and are pleased that the work can be completed before the Christmas holidays and more importantly, before it gets too much colder.Frank G.
All I can say is, Bill is superb and your crew is working long hours and extremely hard to get this done in a timely way. I am very impressed. No wonder Peggy S. has such confidence in you. It has been a highly efficient and professional operation from the beginning. Thank you very much for your contribution to it.Colin B.
Function Based Design
Our design process prioritizes seamless blending of functionality and aesthetic elements of the design. This is added based on customer needs, taste, preference and budget.
Value engineering, improving the value of services by balancing function and cost, drives every project that we undertake to ensure that our customers are receiving the highest value for their investment.
Open Book Estimating
We provide detailed information of our estimate and costs so you know exactly what you are getting for each dollar, and keep open communication so we pass our savings on to you.
Lean Process Execution
We adapt proven techniques from our experiences at large engineering and construction companies to fit our boutique firm. We continuously improve each process to boost our efficiency and provide only the best value to our customers.
With low overhead, we ensure that our customers get a higher return on investment by paying for their project and not our palace.
Focus on Quality
We work with you through the concept, design, construction, and finish to achieve the high quality product you deserve, vision with imagination.
Vision Design Build LLC adopted McArthur blvd. in Glen Echo
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Current Openings Include
- Project Managers
- Assistant Project Managers
- Administrative Assistants
- Field Staff
- Drywall Mechanics
Contact Vision Design today to find out more about our company or to schedule a consultation.