Job title: CEO
Company: Redlands Home Improvement
Location of Headquarters: 11 Ardent Street, Roslindale, MA
Years with Current Company:
20 years as founder and President of Redlands Construction, Inc.
Years as a BRAGB Member:
First year. Was a member many years ago when it was BAGB…..
Family: One son, Jeremy Sawyer, one daughter, Carrie Sawyer and 3 granddaughters, Alanna, Evie and Ella Sawyer
Henley College, Henley-On Thames, UK
The Museum School, Boston, MA
First Job Unrelated to Field:
Exxon Office Systems, Sales Rep, 1978
First Job in Current Field:
M.Brown, Herman Miller Dealer, worked with architects and designers on commercial office space, 1980
How Did You Get Into the Business:
Grew up in it. My father was a structural engineer (PE) and built the house I grew up in.
What's Your Company's Newest or Most Noteworthy Product or Service:
Just completing a very nice master suite addition in Dedham
Keys to Success:
Excellent communication with our clients and our team
If You Had to Choose a Different Profession, What Would It Be:
I honestly can’t think of any other profession I’d rather be in.
Are You Involved In Any Other Organizations Besides BRAGB:
Not currently but in the past was a member of both BAGB and NARI. Was also a board member and officer of New England Women Business Owners (NEWBO), North Shore Chamber of Commerce, Vice President of both a Brookline and Natick Chapter of Business Networking International (BNI)
What's Something Most People Don't Know About You:
In my youth I competed in Equestrian Three Day Eventing
Video production, Sculpture, Hiking
Favorite TV Show Currently on the Air:
The Good Fight
Favorite Sports Team:
Pillars of the Earth
By Ken Follet
Star Wars (the original)