Chicago, Illinois, February 18, 2017 – Two of the industry’s best known creators of unique environments, Dave Piper and Leo English, have teamed with D’Orazio Capital Management, Inc. (“DCM”) to open an Orlando, Florida-based specialty fabrication firm Brilliant Creative Fabrication, LLC (“Brilliant”). Brilliant employs 65 artists, craftspeople, and technicians, and is housed in a 50,000 square-foot facility. Brilliant is ready to take on projects for themed attractions, restaurants, retail, museums, and specialty architectural projects, both large and small. “Our goal is to be the partner of choice for bringing uniquely creative projects to life,” said Dave Piper, CEO of Brilliant.

Key to Brilliant’s launch is its partnership with DCM. “We have added Brilliant to our direct investment portfolio because of its solid team and track record of success,” said R.J. D’Orazio, CEO of DCM. “DCM will ensure Brilliant has the capital and business management assets necessary to outperform competitors in its market.”

Based in Orlando since 1989, Piper and English have delivered award winning projects around the globe. Leo English, Brilliant’s VP of Customer Experience, stresses that the key to success is great customer service.  Says English, “It’s our job not only to deliver great product, but to make our customers’ lives easier. Their challenges are the opportunity to use our extensive experience to provide effective solutions.”

About Brilliant Creative Fabrication, LLC
Brilliant Creative Fabrication specializes in technical design, engineering, fabrication and installation of projects that have an artistic flair. Their portfolio of work can be found in major theme parks, attractions, retail spaces, restaurants, hotels, museums, corporate environments, and high-end condominium projects. For more information on Brilliant, please visit

About D’Orazio Capital Management, Inc.
D’Orazio Capital Management, Inc., a subsidiary of D’Orazio Capital, LLC, is the firm’s direct investment group led by James R. Colbert, CEO. DCM invests only the firm’s capital into companies not meeting the mandate of the private equity group, D’Orazio Capital Partners, LLC, due to special situations resulting from extensive operational turnarounds or financial restructuring needs. DCM is a patient investment group providing a longer holding period than that of the private equity group. For more information on DCM, please contact Jim Colbert at