John Russo has over 30 years of experience in the architectural industry. He is the founder, President and CEO of Architectural Resource Consultants (ARC), a Southern California firm specializing in providing Building Documentation and Architectural services since 1997. ARC has won two consecutive IDIQ contracts with the U.S. General Services Administration (GSA) for Nationwide Laser Scanning, BIM and SDM Services under which ARC was selected to develop GSA’s Laser Scanning QA/QC Process. He has served as a member of the BuildingSMART Alliance board of direction and as a contributor to the BIM Forum’s Level of Development (LOD) Specification. In 2011, Mr. Russo founded the U.S. Institute of Building Documentation (USIBD) – a non-profit membership organization dedicated to furthering excellence of Building Documentation for which he was awarded the SPAR Star Award in 2012 for outstanding contributions to the industry. He currently serves as President of the USIBD and has served on SPAR’s Board of Advisors from 2013 thru 2016. He also currently serves as an advisor to LOD Planner – a startup software company providing automated BIM planning.