Rocco Basile

Rocco Basile

Principal

With eighteen years of construction experience, Rocco Basile directs and supervises all aspects of the new construction and interior renovation departments. Rocco’s forward-mindedness has enabled the company to rapidly expand without compromising workmanship or attention to detail. As a high-end, boutique construction company, Rocco ensures that his highly-qualified and experienced team supersedes the expectations of the client, architect and designer throughout all phases.  As a native New Yorker, Rocco finds deep gratitude in helping transform the landscape of his hometown.

John Dwyer

John Dwyer

Director of Construction

John brings over 17 years of experience to Avo Construction, specializing in ground up, institutional, theatrical/recording, townhouse and high-end construction. His role as Director of Construction has been to lead by example and he adopts a real world, pragmatic approach. John is responsible for maintaining the smooth operations of AVO on a daily basis, overseeing all contract administration, cost control, schedules, and promoting healthy client relations. This is achieved by actively participating in project meetings and continuously interacting with entire project team. John has earned the reputation as a progressive thinker and strives to bring out the best in people to achieve our core values, a successful project and a happy client.

Victoria Fernandez

Victoria Fernandez

Contracts Manager

Victoria is a goal-oriented, effective communicator whose responsibilities include monitoring costs, scope and timeframe, soliciting bids, researching vendors, verifying insurance and obtaining the required permits by coordinating with appropriate agencies.  Her creation of fair and clear documentation reduces conflict during the construction process as she serves as the point of contact for the public, clients, site managers, architects and subcontractors. Her professional and affable nature facilitates ease of communication between all parties and allows for flow of information, the lifeblood of any project.