Chris Evans, Associate Principal, Vice President at DLAA - D L ADAMS ASSOCIATES provide acoustical consulting and audio-visual systems design for all types of hospitality facilities, including hotels, spas, restaurants, meeting rooms, conference rooms, community centers, and conference centers.
Chris Evans, Associate Principal, Vice President

As Associate Principal and Vice President at D. L. Adams Associates, Inc. with more than 25 years of experience in the audio-video (AV) design and implementation field.

Chris is a senior consultant who has expertise in every aspect of a project including order of magnitude cost projections, design, sound engineering, acoustic systems integration, AV systems installation, programming, management, and commissioning.  This extensive knowledge allows Chris to ensure every job is executed and completed to the owner’s satisfaction.

Chris has wide-ranging knowledge in a variety of projects including broadcast studios, corporate and convention centers, higher education campuses, and performing arts complexes.



Architectural Acoustics for Education ▪ Corporate ▪ Healthcare ▪ Hospitality ▪ Multi-family ▪ High Rise ▪ Performing Arts ▪ Cultural ▪ Government ▪ Civic

PROJECT EXPERIENCE                                                                                                            

  • Westin Hotel DIA Denver, CO*
  • Colorado Justice Center Denver, CO*
  • Colorado Convention Center Denver, CO
  • DaVita  Denver, CO*
  • Exxon Mobile Corporate Headquarters Houston, TX*
  • JP Living Urban Senior Living Phoenix, AZ*
  • Longmont Hospital Longmont, CO*
  • MD Anderson Cancer Center Houston, TX*
  • Miami Beach Convention Center Miami Beach, FL
  • Steadman Hawkins Vail, CO*
  • University of Colorado Anschutz Denver CO*

* Previous Experience


  • Southern Alberta Institute of Technology Broadcast Engineering Degree, Alberta, Canada


  • Imaging Science Foundation ISF-C Certified
  • Colorado Film and Video Association




Audio Visual Design

Performing Arts Centers ▪ Event space ▪ Conference Centers ▪ Conference Rooms ▪ Hotels ▪ Meeting Spaces ▪ Ballrooms ▪ Assembly halls ▪ Auditoriums ▪ Stadiums ▪ Theaters ▪ Concert Halls ▪ Arenas ▪ Amphitheaters ▪ Hospitals ▪ Medical Facilities ▪ Courtrooms ▪ Jury Rooms ▪ Classrooms ▪ Lecture Halls.

Audio Visual Systems Design

Audio Reinforcement ▪ Visual Messaging ▪ Assistive Listening ▪ Video Projection ▪ Video Conferencing ▪ Whole-Building Control Systems ▪ Distance Learning ▪ Telemedicine Systems

Audio Visual Evaluations and Surveys

Noise and Vibration Surveys ▪ Noise & Vibration Monitoring ▪ Planning and Noise ▪ Noise Impact Assessments ▪ Pre-construction Noise/Vibration Assessments ▪ Sound Testing ▪ Sound Insulation Investigations ▪ Noise at Work Assessments ▪ Smart Noise Control ▪ Construction Management Noise Mitigation Plan


Intercom, and Voice Paging System Design ▪ Public Announcement (PA) Systems ▪ Structured Cabling ▪ Wireless Networks Design ▪ Video Surveillance Systems ▪ Master Clock Systems ▪ CATV Distribution System

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