Frazier & Deeter’s Business Beat: Tim Evans, Evans General Contractors
Tim Evans, Founder and Chairman of Evans General Contractors, joined the show for a wide-ranging conversation, starting with the beginnings of Evans General Contractors to the work he does today to improve the lives of so many Georgians. He and Frazier & Deeter Alpharetta Office Managing Partner Roger Lusby discussed the founding and growth of Evans General Contractors, the need for a succession plan, Tim’s work in the community, how he sees the economy changing because of the pandemic and its implications on education in Georgia, his appointment to the Georgia Board of Regents, and much more.
Evans General Contractors
Evans General Contractors is a National/International Design/Build firm focused on projects in the fields of Pharmaceutical Industry, Advance Technology, Manufacturing, Logistics, and Distribution and Healthcare. Evans has six offices in the United States and one in Germany. The company’s annual revenues are approximately $1.5 Billion.
As a national/international design-build, general contracting, and construction management firm, Evans provides cost-effective solutions and comprehensive project development to clients across a broad spectrum of markets. Whether the requirement is for cold storage, a state-of-the-art distribution center, a high-performance additive manufacturing plant, a mission-critical data center, or an ISO level cleanroom, they create solutions and provide turn-key facilities to some of the best minds and companies in their industries.
They focus our efforts on specific markets including – Manufacturing – Life Sciences – Office & Corporate Environments – Food & Beverage – Healthcare – Distribution & Logistics/Cold Storage Within each market segment, Evans provides the following core services to its clients: – Project Development – Preconstruction & Technical Services – General Contracting & Construction Safety and integrity are guiding principle at Evans.
Evans protect employees, sub-contractors, and facilities by implementing one of the most aggressive safety programs in the industry. Their personal and professional integrity serves as the basis for all business transactions – it is the foundation upon which we build successful long-term client relationships.
Tim Evans, Chairman and Founder, Evans General Contractors
Tim is the chairman and founder of Evans General Contractors.
Tim is a Georgia native and graduated from Dunwoody High School in 1976. He attended UGA and Georgia State and graduated in 1981 with a BBA in Economics. He started construction, working as a laborer and carpenter in 1978 full time while attending college. He graduated and continued working over the next 20 years for four regional General Contractors.
Tim started Evans Contractors in February 2001 and maintained his position as President until February 2020. He stepped down as President and took the role as Chairman.
RT Evans, his son, took over as President. Tim is married to Ellen Evans and his two children, Sarah Evans Rothwein and RT Evans are directly involved with the company.
Tim enjoys hunting, pickleball, golf, and fishing.
Frazier & Deeter
The Alpharetta office of Frazier & Deeter is home to a thriving CPA tax practice, a growing advisory practice and an Employee Benefit Plan Services group. CPAs and advisors in the Frazier & Deeter Alpharetta office serve clients across North Georgia and around the country with services such as personal tax planning, estate planning, business tax planning, business tax compliance, state and local tax planning, financial statement reviews, financial statement audits, employee benefit plan audits, internal audit outsourcing, cyber security, data privacy, SOX and other regulatory compliance, mergers and acquisitions and more. Alpharetta CPAs serve clients ranging from business owners and executives to large corporations.
Roger Lusby, host of Frazier & Deeter’s Business Beat, is an Alpharetta CPA and Alpharetta Office Managing Partner for Frazier & Deeter. He is also a member of the Tax Department in charge of coordinating tax and accounting services for our clientele. His responsibilities include a review of a variety of tax returns with an emphasis in the individual, estate, and corporate areas. Client assistance is also provided in the areas of financial planning, executive compensation and stock option planning, estate and succession planning, international planning (FBAR, SFOP), health care, real estate, manufacturing, technology, and service companies.
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