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Professional Profiles


Professional Profile: Val Loh 2008


  • Title: Associate Partner Technology-Audiovisual Specialist
  • Company: Syska Hennessy Group
  • Location: 11 West 42nd St., New York, NY
  • Birthplace: Penang, Malaysia

College: Polytechnic University, Hawthorne, N.Y., masters in manufacturing, 1997; University of Rochester, Rochester, N.Y., BSEE (High Distinction), 1994

First job outside of real estate: Admission office of University of Rochester

First job in real estate or allied field: Engineer, 1994

What do you do now and what are you planning for the future? Syska’s breadth of services today goes far beyond the design of building systems to include the implementation and perfection of processes that drive our clients’ success. Designing Information Technology Infrastructure, Audiovisual and Security Systems demands global best practices in consulting, engineering, technology and construction. We design audiovisual systems that not only bring you closer to your clients and fellow employees, but also give you the technically savvy tools and image that so many of today’s business leaders demand.

Hobbies: High-tech gadgets and blogging, volleyball, spinning, fishing & boating, water gardening

Persons you admire most (outside of family): People that constantly seek for perfection

Keys to success: Love what I do and be passionate about the continued improvement process.

If you had to choose another vocation what would it be? Technology analyst