CEO in Mill Valley, CA
Jake Glavis is the Founder and Owner of Pacific Ridge Construction, a locally-owned and certified green building general contracting firm headquartered in Marin County. Jake is passionate about sustainability, and his team is dedicated to environmentalism, energy efficiency, and public health.
Entering the construction industry at only 15, Jake began his career as an apprentice. He was fortunate enough to work under a number of talented mentors and, soon, Jake began to discern the subtle nuances of craftsmanship. Over time, he honed his skills as not just a builder, but as a mason and a master carpenter as well. By understanding that quality and customer service come before all else, Jake has successfully taken his passion for construction and built a thriving business, his thriving business, with Pacific Ridge Construction.
Pacific Ridge Construction places a special emphasis on sustainability and environmentalism. Jake harbors a deep pride for Pacific Ridge that is reflected in every project completed. With meticulous attention to detail, Jake Glavis and Pacific Ridge are able to cut energy and water costs in addition to reducing carbon emissions and decreasing pollution rates. Yet, they also deliver an unparalleled product and service to each and every client. There is no reason to sacrifice quality for sustainability, and Jake Glavis makes sure to provide plenty of both.
Outside of work, Jake Glavis enjoys surfing, camping, mountain biking, and rock-climbing around the area. A lifelong athlete, Jake understands that in order to bolster mental performance, you must take care of your body as well. By living a well-rounded and healthy life, Jake is able to perform at peak levels at both work and at home, leading his company to success while setting an example for his daughter.
While mountain biking, Glavis is able to witness some of the most beautiful views North America has to offer. Simultaneously adrenaline pumping and mentally therapeutic, mountain biking allows Jake to escape the concrete jungle for the natural metropolis. Forever intrigued in the cycling world, he enthusiastically follows along with the latest trends and news here, www.jakeglavis.org.