Architect, M.Sc., PhD. candidate
Project Management, Entitlements and Design
Flavio Hazan has been taking part of real estate development
projects as a planner since mid 2002.
He brings his diverse design talents and abilities to the entitlement,
site planning, preconstruction and marketing stages.
His Master of Science degree in Architecture, where he specialized
in climatic design of hotels at the Technion, Israel, one of
the most internationally acclaimed research institutes, granted
him in depth knowledge in energy conservation strategies and
understanding of environmental strategies and concerns.
He has recently joined the US Green Building Council and intends
to become a LEED accredited professional by the end of summer
With about four years practice as a registered architect in
his native country, Brazil, and proficient in CADD and many
graphic design applications, Hazan has also over 15 years experience
as a advertising creative and graphic designer, proficient in
visual communication techniques.
As a designer he has been a part of several branding and advertising
services, both in Florida and Rio de Janeiro, which he left
to join NetYou Computer Communication Corporation. This Internet
systems company was conceived as a family enterprise in 1996,
and as a director of design until 2002 he was instrumental in
kiosk product development, industrial, software interface and
web site design, tradeshow and marketing materials.
Flavio’s after hour interests include alternative energies,
urban design, music, spiritual philosophies and graphical symbols.
He is married to Daise, a clinical nutritionist, and has two
Universidade Federal do Rio de Janeiro, Brazil
College of Architecture and Urban Planning
Master of Science in Architecture, 1988
Technion, Israel Institute of Technology
College of Architecture and Town Planning.
Field: Design with Climate, Energy Conservation.
PhD. Candidate, Interdisciplinary Ecology - current
University of Florida
School of Natural Resources and Environment
Field: Water quality and Urban Planning.
The Laughner Group, Inc.
Principal Planner / 2006 to 2007
Due diligence and project management for entitlements, real
estate projects and Eminent Domain cases.
Intram Investments, Inc.
Development Manager/ 2005 to 2006
Assistance to VP with communications, due diligence, pre-construction
Concept CAD plans preparation. Real Estate Development, commercial
The Laughner Group, Inc.
Consultant Planner / 2002 to 2005
Due diligence, conceptual site planning and CAD design for Eminent
Netyou Computer Communication Corp.
Partner, Product Development & Design Director /1999
Creative, coordinator and executor of all design-related projects:
graphics, Internet, software interface and industrial design.
Bloch Communications Group
Architect/ Project Manager/ 1996 to 1998
Manager, Architecture & Engineering Department
Survey and remodeling of corporate headquarters facilities,
TV station and printing plant. Project Manager, Business Development
Take Five Propaganda Ltd.
Founder, Senior Partner, Creative /1995 to1999
Design, art direction and production. Trademarks, packaging
graphics, POS and exhibits signs and displays. Over 30 clients.
Independent Architectural Practice
Architect & Designer / 1990 to 1995
Design contractor for hotels, institutions and private companies.
Architectural design and construction supervision of several
residential and commercial installations.
VG Vicente Giffoni Arquitetura e Planejamento Ltd.
Associate Architect / 1989 to 1990
Architectural and interior design, project coordination and
construction supervision of residential and commercial installations.
Technion - Israel Institute of Technology
Research Project Assistant & Assistant Professor/ 1987 to