Building a Legacy
A highly professional organization, Alvarez Construction Company is a family-owned and operated business. It's solid foundation is based on a close-knit family dynamic. Everyone in the family plays a meaningful role in the day-to-day operations of the business. Jairo Alvarez, the founder of Alvarez Construction, was known for his skill, craftsmanship and attention to detail. His wife Anita still handles administrative duties.
Their eldest son Carlos, an energetic, intelligent and articulate businessman, is in charge of building and selling. He graduated from Louisiana State University in Business Administration and has played an integral role in the company's success to date. One of his greatest personal assets is his ability to multi-task, a necessary skill in the building industry.
Jairo's daughter, Ana Marcela, graduated from Southeastern Louisiana University with a concentration in Foreign Language. She works full-time as the company's Administrative Manager and is in charge of accounting, bookkeeping and staff. The Alvarez family considers the administrative aspect a strong and important side of the business. Through the use of the computerized software tools, Ana Marcela keeps meticulous accounting records and taxes for the different corporations they own.
Sebastian, Jairo's youngest son, is a graduate from Louisiana State University in Landscape Architecture. He is in charge of planning and development. His job is to oversee land development and subdivision infrastructure, including street building, electrical work, sewage, etc. He hires architects and engineers and works closely with them in the planning process.