About VALLA

Located in the Medical Center area of San Antonio, VALLA Construction, Inc./VALLA Design Group specialize in healthcare, institutional, government, and commercial construction as well as provide design/build services.

VALLA Construction, Inc. was incorporated in 2003 as a general contracting firm working in healthcare, commercial, design/build, and renovations, interior finish-out, and ground-up construction. VALLA Construction, Inc. has doubled its gross sales every year since its inception, consistently pursuing long-term working relationships with various agencies, public and private. Valla has completed extensive work with University of Texas Health Science Center San Antonio, Christus Santa Rosa Hospital/Aramark, University Health System, Fort Sam Houston, and Center for Health Care Services.

VALLA Construction, Inc./VALLA Design Group president and owner, Michael Rivas, graduated from Texas A&M University with a Bachelor degree in Environmental Design in 1991; his work has included various Architectural firms and Construction companies. His experience led him to establish a Design and Construction Services firm and subsequently a General Contracting Company, VALLA Construction Inc. As president, Michael is involved in both the construction and design sides of the company to ensure a quality end product and client satisfaction.

VALLA Design Group is headed by Design Director JoAnn Sosa, Registered Interior Designer, leading a team to carry out the design from program analysis and interior design to construction administration. Included in VALLA Design Group’s experiences are the renovations for the 12th Floor Hartman Pavilion for UHS; the Methodist Healthcare Industries Building for Haven for Hope, Center for Healthcare Services Detox & Community Court and locally owned Tooth Time Dental. VALLA Design Group is proud to participate in the Interior Design services for the University Health System’s Capital Improvements Project, Downtown Clinical Services Building.

VALLA Construction, Inc./VALLA Design Group have a list of certifications including Historically Underutilized Business (HUB), Small Business Association (SBA) certified 8(a), Small Disadvantaged Business (SDB), Disadvantaged Business Enterprise (DBE), Hispanic American Business Enterprise (HABE), Minority Business Enterprise (MBE), and Small Business Enterprise (SBE). VALLA Design Group is a registered Interior Design business entity by the Texas Board of Architectural Examiners.

VALLA Construction, Inc. would like to thank the SBA, the City of San Antonio Economic Development Department for the training, marketing and networking opportunities that have been made available to Small and Minority owned Businesses in San Antonio.