AVB hires CAD Designer and Marketing Intern

Published: 03/27/14

AVB recently hired Austin McCollum as a CAD Designer and Taylor Brown as a Marketing Intern.


McCollum is responsible for creating construction documents for residential projects using programs such as AutoCAD and Revit. Brown’s role with AVB includes the marketing development of print and online media content.


McCollum graduated from Ferris State University with a degree in Architectural Technology. After graduating, he spent time working for companies such as Onstaff USA and Aerotek. Since joining AVB, McCollum utilizes AutoCAD and Revit programs in order to design and create construction documents for residential projects. Brown is currently a junior at Kalamazoo College. She intends on graduating as an English and Business Double Major in June of 2015. Currently, she is handling marketing campaigns and communication projects with AVB.

Building southwest Michigan since 1981, AVB’s commercial division focuses on construction management in the healthcare, education, office and retail markets.  AVB’s custom residential building division specializes in single-family homes, condominiums and neighborhoods.  AVB’s development group focuses on property development for commercial, residential, and mixed uses.

If you would like more information on this topic, or would like to schedule an interview, please contact Doug Phillips, Director of Client Relations, at 269.488.3304 or via email at