The firm is a recognized leader in higher education and healthcare technology with a growing presence in institutional and commercial markets. Having evolved from its engineering-centric past, Vantage has positioned itself by offering integrated technology visioning, planning, and design; providing clients with the agility and forward thinking they need to succeed in the future.
For the last two decades the firm has been involved with the innovation in design and strategy for information technology, audiovisual, security, and low voltage systems. The company was founded in 2001 in Los Angeles by Richard Bussell and Phil Crompton. An east coast office was established in Boston with the addition of academic and technology futurist Parke Rhoads, and a catalog of services expanded with the addition of Cathy Bates, a higher education CIO and CISO.