Richard L. Hannigan, Sr.
Richard L. Hannigan, Sr.
Richard L. Hannigan, Sr. is President of a design/construction company, Synthetic Systems, Inc. since 1991. This company specializes in custom designs for interior and exterior casino construction.
Under Mr. Hannigan’s control, Synthetic Systems, Inc. has been involved in some of the most exciting casino projects in Las Vegas, i.e.; Luxor Hotel Casino, interior themed areas and exterior main entry Sphinx. main entry Sphinx.
Prior to Synthetic Systems, Inc., Mr. Hannigan owned and operated two consulting and construction companies from 1983 -1991. These companies, Architectural Services, Inc. and Architectural Systems, Inc., respectively have been responsible for construction projects located in Las Vegas, Palm Springs, Los Angeles and Salt Lake City. Mr. Hannigan, consulted for exterior glazing and exotic fenestration's on commercial as well as casino companies, in Las Vegas.
Before moving to Hawaii Mr. Hannigan was President of a Design/Construction firm in Illinois, C.I.G. was established as a commercial design consulting firm with a stand alone Stain Glass operation onsite. Mr. Hannigan, was involved in all phases of the glazing industry and sat on various labor relation committees.
Mr. Hannigan served in the Army in 1968 and served a tour of duty overseas. Mr. Hannigan, was discharged from the military in 1970. After his discharge from service, Mr. Hannigan began his career in construction.
Prior to being elected to the Board of Directors of VEII, Ms. Hannigan was the Corporate Secretary for the public company Voyager Entertainment International, Inc.. As an officer of VEII, Ms. Hannigan utilized her years of experience in the construction industry to further the Voyager Project.
In addition to her positions with the VEII, Ms. Hannigan is also currently a managing partner of a design/construction company, Synthetic Systems, Inc. since 1991. This company specializes in custom design for interior and exterior casino construction. Prior to Synthetic Systems, Inc., Ms. Hannigan was a managing partner for Architectural Services, Inc. and Architectural Systems, Inc., from 1983-1991. This company specialized in design and installation of Custom Glass and Glazing Systems.
Prior to Architectural Services, Inc. and Architectural Systems, Ms. Hannigan owned and managed Antiqua Stain Glass Company in Honolulu, Hawaii from 1979-1981, which was relocated from Bloomington, Illinois (1976-1979). Antiqua specialized in the design and fabrication of custom stain glass windows, lamps and terrariums. Ms. Hannigan was solely responsible for the design, fabrication, and marketing of Antiqua's custom product line. Over the next two years, Ms. Hannigan designed, fabricated and installed custom designed projects throughout the United States including in The Royal Hawaiian Center. Ms. Hannigan is the wife of Richard L. Hannigan, Sr., CEO/President and Director of the Voyager Entertainment International, Inc.
Ms. Hannigan attended college at Seoul University in Seoul, South Korea for general studies and business management.
Mr. Jones formed Western Architectural Services, LLC in 1982, as an architectural design and fabrication company. Over the past 20 years, Mr. Jones has been instrumental in the development of “themed” environments for the Hotel/Casino, Restaurant, and Theme Park industry.
At Western, Mr. Jones revolutionized the use of digitized computer enhancement for the replication of historical features.
Mr. Jones created methods that reduced the time to produce large- scale projects such as the Statue of Liberty at New York - New York Hotel and Casino. Before this, projects of this nature would have taken almost 1 ½ years to recreate. However, with methods developed at Western, this project was fabricated in just over 6 months.
Mr. Jones has a history of producing the difficult projects on time and on budget. With his new position at Voyager Entertainment International, Inc., Mr. Jones can take this same approach to developing the Voyager Project. After many years of difficult construction projects and budgetary restraints, Mr. Jones has developed creative and effective means of manufacturing and construction that have revolutionized this industry.
Mr. Jones will bring his expertise of manufacturing to this world class project. Mr. Jones will focus on product development, quality control, safety, state and federal regulations, freight issues, and on-time production and overall construction review. Blending his 20 years of experience in the construction industry, Mr. Jones will bring a team of talented professionals together to form an unbeatable group for the Voyager Projects.
Thank You, Voyager Team.