Luis entered the roofing industry as an installer in the Seattle, Washington area in 2000. Working with one of the largest roofing contractors in the Puget Sound area, he quickly went from installer to estimator and shortly after that became the insurance claims estimator. In 2004, he accepted an estimator position in the Phoenix area with a local residential/light commercial roofing contractor. In 2005, he entered the commercial roofing industry with one of the largest commercial roofing contractors in North America. Two years later, he was approached by one of the largest commercial roofing contractors in the United States and accepted a project management position in the company’s Phoenix office headquarters. Luis' responsibilities as a project manager included contract review and negotiation, submittal and shop drawings, material procurement, project buy-out, planning meetings with both internal staff and clients, Requests for Information (RFIs), roof inspections, warranties, close outs, production supervision and business development. HIs most recent experience also includes working as a roofing consultant before he made his goal of owning a roofing company a reality.
His experience consists of managing projects in all market sectors, including residential, commercial, and industrial, education, upper education, local and state government, federal, healthcare, Native American and entertainment/sports. Luis has managed projects as large as 600,000 square feet.