Location: Headquartered in Gardena, Calif.
Founded: 1982 by Moji Taba
Current Principal Owner: Moji Taba, President
Scope of Work: 100% Commercial
Company Specialty: All building envelope related disciplines, including roofing, waterproofing, sheet metal, glazing, and mechanical.
Number of Employees: 450, non-union
2016 Annual Revenue: $118.4 million
Last year was: With a substantial project backlog from 2015, work in 2016 allowed the opportunity to hire more skilled technicians, resulting in the successful and timely completion of projects.
This year will be: “We anticipate having a robust 2017 due to the right balance of projects bid, awarded and managed during the course of construction,” said Marketing Coordinator Deborah Brown.
What you didn’t know: BEST Contracting completed the reroof of “La Casa Grande,” at Hearst Castle in San Simeon, Calif. The work on the official state monument included around 150 squares of tile, 25 squares of built-up roofing, and the removal of thousands of bats that colonized underneath the former ceramic tile roof.
“Our corporate philosophy and focus continues by selecting the right customers, projects and most importantly making correct and accurate decisions during the course of construction, enabling us to increase productivity,” Brown said.
Proudest of: “To be nationally recognized and respected in the industry by our peers and customers as a specialty building contractor by providing sound economical solutions with the customer’s best interest in mind,” Brown said.