About Us

Vanir Leadership Team

Dorene C. Dominguez is the Chairman of the Vanir Group of Companies. Ms. Dominguez succeeded her beloved late father, H. Frank Dominguez, overseeing 20 offices throughout the United States and establishing international offices in Dubai and Saudi Arabia. The Vanir companies employ a growing staff of more than 300 talented executives, architects, engineers, construction managers, developers, contractors and support staff.

The leadership team at Vanir Development Company, Inc. includes Alexander V. Leon, President of Vanir Development Company, as well as H. Vincent McLaughlin, General Counsel. Working together with various Vanir affiliates, these talented individuals have successfully completed over $10 billion in real estate development projects, design-build lease, and construction services.

With a combined 70 years of service at the company, this highly effective group of individuals embodies the essence of what Vanir Development represents: Experience, along with a code of principles, as well as an outstanding work ethic, all lead to an excellent and rewarding development experience. Dorene, Alex and Vince have worked together to carry on Mr. Dominguez's legacy of a thriving firm. We value our clients, employees and their families as partners in creating solutions with buildings that shape our future.

Team Management Approach

Vanir Development Company uses a focused team management approach to undertake each project from the tenant perspective.  We recognize that the success of any project depends on the work of an integrated team, from owner to developer and from design professional to construction manager and contractor.

At Vanir, teamwork, efficiency and quality workmanship by contractors, subcontractors and design-teams are not only expected, but highly valued.  Our team members understand they are the point of contact for our clients to whom we have a committed responsibility to provide completed projects on time and within budget.  The Vanir team is accountable to you - the client.

Vanir Development Company's team management approach and commitment to accountability ensure optimum project design and a completed facility that meets the client's exact specifications.


Dorene Dominguez
Chairman of the Board

Alex Leon
President of Vanir Development Company

Vince McLaughlin
General Counsel