The OPAV Team
Justin Dodd - Owner
Justin first discovered his talent for lighting , AV, and design in live theater. Originally from Santa Cruz, he inherited his carpentry skills from his father and created custom scenic and visual experiences for theatrical productions.
After moving to live events and tirelessly producing events and conferences in the San Francisco Bay Area for the past 10 years, Justin combines a technical production skill-set with extensive field experience to create highly curated and professional results. Paying attention to both the technical and the aesthetic, his thoughtful and meticulous planning creates seamless and memorable experiences.
Joe Finocchio - Production manager
Joe has been a production manager in the Bay Area for 10 years. Fine-tuning his craft in the venues of Northern California and beyond, Joe has further developed an aesthetic and knowledge of event design and logistics through his experience in special events.
He combines his passion for high quality production with his technical knowledge to create seamless production installations and flawless event experiences from multi million dollar weddings to corporate product launches.
Artistic talent and countless events under his belt have made him a veteran of the industry. He translates the technical into a professional outcome with a personal touch and remains an artisan at heart.