ABOUT US

DesCor Builders is a licensed general contractor based in Rancho Cordova, CA providing both full service preconstruction, general contracting, and construction management services throughout Northern California.

DesCor is focused in its approach to market sectors concentrating on projects that fall within our collective and relative expertise. 

We have been widely recognized as the best construction value in the area, providing the most sophisticated services in an economical price. Our people and practices ensure construction projects that are accurately planned, astutely managed, delivered on time, and with no surprises.

OUR 2030 MISSION.

To Empower People and Create a Meaningful Impact on those We Serve

OUR PURPOSE.

To Build a Lasting Legacy of Great Buildings and Even Greater Relationships

DESCOR CULTURE.

CULTURE DEFINED BY VALUES

PASSION.
ACCOUNTABILITY.
COMMITMENT.
EXCELLENCE.

OUR 2030 GOALS.

  • Expand our cultural influence by establishing two new regions
  • Become nationally known for reshaping industry expectations
  • Pursue greatness through the use of technology

OUR TEAM

OUR PEOPLE ARE BEST IN CLASS

We are committed construction professionals whose purpose is to Build a Lasting Legacy of Great Buildings and Even Greater Relationships. We strive to provide the best value in the industry and evolve in order to give you innovative solutions.

LEADERSHIP

The Leaders at DesCor are among the most talented construction professionals in the industry.  They represent all aspects of our business, including preconstruction, estimating, project management, field operations and accounting.  Their main objective is to continually reinvent and improve our processes and procedures to maintain the differentiators that allow DesCor to produce truly exceptional results for our customers.

BRAD DESJARDIN

President & CEO

NEAL CORDEIRO

Vice President & CFO

ANDY LAUGHTON

Project Manager

ANTHONY STONEHOCKER

Preconstruction Services/Estimator

BRANDON SCHROER

Project Manager

DENTON PERREAULT

Project Manager

JASON STIDHAM

Project Superintendent

JEFF DEMING

Project Superintendent

JOE GIGER

Project Manager

ROBERT HARDING

Safety Manager

TONI DWYER

Controller

TYLER GANYO

Preconstruction Services/Estimator

TESTIMONIALS

PACE Values

PASSION

WE LOVE WHAT WE DO.

We love what we do and want it to be infectious. We will create an environment of communication and collaboration that allows all stakeholders to succeed and have fun in the process.

ACCOUNTABILITY

WE DO WHAT WE SAY.

We understand that people depend on us to be fair and honest and to deliver results. We conduct all business with integrity and a sense of responsibility.

COMMITMENT

HEART, BODY, AND SOUL.

We are dedicated to providing the best value in the construction industry. We provide unmatched preconstruction services and disciplined execution of all activities throughout the entire construction process.

EXCELLENCE

BE THE BEST.

In order for us to reach our full potential we must continually evolve to provide our customers with the most innovative solutions. We enthusiastically embrace the newest technologies and best way of doing things.

DesCor employees are empowered to live these values through every step in our building approach.

Our Founding Goals

  • Create a long term model of success that will ensure the sustainability of the business for future generations of owners.
  • Build a business that is profitable and meets surety company ratios for owner’s equity and working capital.
  • Develop our people through empowerment, improvement and entrepreneurial opportunity.
  • Maintain an environment of open communication and enthusiasm that is fun and where people know that we truly care about them.
  • Utilize environmentally responsible practices in all areas of the business.
  • Develop a diverse business that can adapt to changing market conditions by having a broad mix of business in different market segments.

BRAD DESJARDIN

President & CEO

As a third-generation contractor, Brad’s 35 years of experience in the construction industry is highlighted by his ability to consistently exceed customer expectations by providing positive leadership and creative solutions for his clients’ construction needs. He has led award-winning businesses that have been recognized as a great place to work and a great place to work with.

With the desire to increase the standard of excellence to their clients, along with their wealth of knowledge and expertise in the industry, Brad and Neal Cordeiro founded DesCor Builders in 2005. Brad is known as an honest and compassionate leader who guides the company with a focused and determined goal of maintaining DesCor’s culture including our mission, purpose and P.A.C.E. values (Passion, Accountability, Commitment, Excellence.) He also provides guidance and support to our project teams to ensure that we exceed our customer expectations.

Brad has a passion for serving the community, participating on boards and committees for several charitable organizations and industry associations that include: Region Builders, Sierra Forever Families, Contractor’s Caring for Kids, SACTO and Lambda Alpha International. Brad earned his Bachelor of Science Degree from Arizona State University.

Brad enjoys spending his free time with his family, especially his grandkids. Always open for adventure, he loves traveling, skiing, biking and golfing. He also is an avid football fan and travels several times a year to watch his Sun Devils play somewhere throughout the country.

Contact Brad at brad.d@descorbuilders.com.

NEAL CORDEIRO

Vice President & CFO

Neal began his career in the construction industry in 1987 and has a thorough understanding of all aspects of business operations, preconstruction and construction services. After receiving his Bachelor of Science Degree in Construction Management from California State University, Chico, Neal established his career in the Sacramento area where he continues to be a cornerstone in the general contracting community.

With the desire to increase the standard of excellence to their clients, along with their wealth of knowledge and expertise in the industry, Neal and Brad Des Jardin founded DesCor Builders in 2005. Together with the leadership team, Neal focuses on the strategic planning of the company, guiding our mission and promoting our goals, to ensure a long-term business model of success and lasting industry relationships.

In addition to leading DesCor, Neal is widely known in the industry as one of the top preconstruction service providers in the Sacramento region. Coupled with his extensive technical knowledge of construction practices, Neal’s management, planning and team building skills make him an invaluable team member during the design phase.

Neal is passionate about fostering the talent and knowledge of others and supporting career development. Throughout his career, he has given numerous training seminars to building industry organizations and continues to be a guest lecturer for California State University, Sacramento’s Construction Management program.

Having a love for the great outdoors, Neal enjoys spending his leisure time skiing, road biking and mountain biking.

Contact Neal at neal.c@descorbuilders.com

ANDY LAUGHTON

Project Manager

A California native and Sacramento resident, Andy is committed to contributing to his community. As part of the DesCor team, Andy is able to form meaningful relationships, be attentive to client’s vision and goals. Along with his DesCor team, Andy draws on years of experience to implement and ensure successful projects and create lasting relationships.

Andy earned a Bachelor of Science in Construction Management from Sacramento State University in 2006. He has been working in the Sacramento commercial construction industry ever since, providing estimating and project management services.

Andy keeps current with industry trends and prides himself on applying this knowledge to develop high quality and financially responsible solutions. This fresh approach includes: LEED accreditation, LEAN Pull and Takt Time Planning, turn-key design build project delivery, maintenance, programming and planning services. He has completed projects in major industries including: healthcare, corporate office, laboratory / research and retail

When Andy is out of the office, he enjoys a round of golf, skiing in Tahoe and cycling along the Sacramento River!

Contact Andy at andy.l@descorbuilders.com

ANTHONY STONEHOCKER

Preconstruction Services/Estimator

Anthony is tenacious for building and doing it the right way.  He initially started his career in the field in project management.  Over the years, he earned invaluable experience and strong reputation being a part of some of the Greater Sacramento’s largest construction projects.  Over time, Anthony engaged himself into preconstruction where his passion grew; and, now he dedicates himself full-time to preconstruction services and overall project set-up.

Anthony’s craving to be a builder began in the summer of 2001 where he worked as a laborer during the day and generated site plans for community developments in the evenings in San Luis Obispo, California.  In 2004, Anthony received his Bachelor of Science Degree in Construction Management from California Polytechnic State University San Luis Obispo (Go Mustangs).  After college, Anthony moved to the Sacramento Area to begin his career with one of California’s largest General Contractors.

In the latter part of 2015, Anthony joined DesCor’s preconstruction team.  At DesCor, Anthony seeks new challenges and complex projects.  Additionally, he continues to seek further improvements in our preconstruction processes and procedures in order to deliver at a high level.

In Anthony’s spare time, he enjoys spending time with his wife Jessica and three children, coaching soccer, projects around the house, time outdoors and some barbecue with a cold beer.

Contact Anthony at anthony.s@descorbuilders.com.

BRANDON SCHROER

Project Manager

Brandon is an outstanding builder who places a strong emphasis on partnership and consistently receives accolades from his clients for his strategic planning, creative solutions and commitment to the project. He has a diverse background of project experience and a thorough understanding of all aspects relative to planning, coordination and project management. He loves working with people, building lasting relationships and managing his projects from concept to completion.

Brandon discovered his passion for construction early in his tenure at California State University, Chico where he received his Bachelor of Science Degree in Construction Management. In 2005, Brandon joined DesCor, and his commitment to excellence has been instrumental in our continued growth. Brandon dedicates his hard work ethic, logical thinking and passion for being hands-on from growing up on a farm.

Brandon enjoys family adventures with his wife Giselle and two sons. Staying fit and being outdoors is a significant part of his lifestyle; often you can find him at the gym, playing football, hunting or snowboarding.

Contact Brandon at brandon.s@descorbuildes.com.

DENTON PERREAULT

Project Manager

Denton is a self-motivated and strategic problem solver who envisions smart and innovative solutions to ensure quality delivery.  His strive for excellence, strong leadership, collaborative approach and in-depth experience with management oversight and coordination of project activities from preconstruction to closeout ensures project success.

Denton’s inspiration to pursue a career in construction began when he worked during the summer as a laborer for his father. After receiving his Bachelor of Science Degree in Civil Engineering at the University of California, Davis, he worked with a local well-established construction firm.

Denton joined DesCor in 2012, and has been instrumental in leading the use of technology on our jobsites and our continued advancement in providing technological solutions. He is passionate about staying current with technology trends and implementing innovative, industry-specific methods.  Additionally, Denton plays a key role as part of our safety committee staying current on safety trends, compliancy and regulations, and strategizes safety opportunities for field staff.

Away from the jobsite, Denton enjoys mountain biking, snowboarding and camping with his wife Jen and their two children.

Contact Denton at denton.p@descorbuilders.com.

JASON STIDHAM

Project Superintendent

Jason’s eye for quality workmanship ensures the highest level of project success and client satisfaction. He enjoys staying on top of emerging technology trends to evaluate the use to efficiently manage projects. With his innovative thinking and problem-solving, he is a strong asset on any technical or complex project.

Jason is passionate about maintaining and strengthening company culture.  As part of DesCor’s mentorship program, he enjoys working with other employees to tap into their potential to explore training and educational opportunities. He has spearheaded a company-wide leadership initiative known as ‘Multipliers’ which has strengthened DesCor’s company culture.

Jason began his career in general construction at a young age.  Taken under the wing of a seasoned superintendent, he was taught how to build.  His persistence and passion for building quickly moved him up the ranks and by the time he reached his early 20’s he was given the opportunity to manage his own project.  Jason has been honing his craft ever since.

In his spare time, you will find Jason out on the golf course, hitting the Tahoe ski slope or working on his ‘fixer-upper’ with his wife Danielle!

Contact Jason at jason.s@descorbuilders.com.

JEFF DEMING

Project Superintendent

Jeff began his career in construction as a carpenter over thirty years ago and has an impressive and diverse resume of project experience throughout Northern California. He is known as a superior builder who brings creative solutions to technical construction projects. He has a high-level of attention to detail, will ensure customer satisfaction, and demands quality and safety on every project. He has extensive knowledge of all aspects of construction including: site logistics, scheduling, subcontractor coordination, quality and safety.

Jeff’s passion for safety is clear. In 2005, he joined DesCor as our first superintendent and has been instrumental in establishing our safety policies and processes, which naturally led to his role as Safety Officer. He is committed to staying current with industry-related safety trends, compliancy and regulations to ensure our safety program is “Best in Class”.

When Jeff’s not at work, he’s usually planning an annual destination vacation with his wife Valerie to reunite with family and friends. When he’s not traveling, you can usually find him on a golf course or somewhere enjoying the outdoors.

Contact Jeff at jeff.d@descorbuilders.com.

JOE GIGER

Project Manager

Joe is a highly motivated individual who enjoys complex projects and being thoroughly involved in all aspects of construction. He has extensive knowledge and a wide-range of experience in design coordination and construction management. His ability to effectively run and successfully complete projects are due to his collaborative and partnering approach with all team members. For Joe, the reward is being a part of converting a concept into a reality and enhancing the skyline.

Joe received his Bachelor of Science Degree in Construction Management from California State University, Chico and joined DesCor in 2006 as Project Engineer. His exemplary coordination and leadership skills and strong desire to be directly involved from project start to completion quickly led him to project management.

When not at work, Joe enjoys the outdoors and road trips with his wife Monica and their daughter Naomi. He has a slight addiction to fly fishing and loves the thrill of what’s around the corner.

Contact Joe at joe.g@descorbuilders.com

ROBERT HARDING

Safety Manager

Mr. Harding brings more than 11 years of construction experience to the DesCor Builders team.  As Safety Director, Robert is responsible for the development of safety and crisis communication plans and quality assurance/quality control plans in compliance with Cal-OSHA regulations and DesCor Builders best practices.  He will ensure that onsite safety is implemented and maintained throughout the duration of the project.

Contact Robert at robert.h@descorbuilders.com.

TONI DWYER

Controller

Contact Toni at toni.d@descorbuilders.com.

TYLER GANYO

Preconstruction Services/Estimator

Tyler has a thorough understanding of the complexities of all phases of preconstruction, from concept to construction, and is known as an exceptional estimator who brings solutions to technical construction projects. He is an innovative and strategic thinker and will provide a thorough, accurate and competitive cost estimate. Tyler enjoys the comradery that is created while working with project teams and developing an effective strategy to bring our client’s vision to reality.

Tyler earned his Bachelor of Science Degree in Construction Management from California State University, Chico. In 2007, he initially joined DesCor as a Project Engineer; following his passion to work directly with project teams during the concept phase led him to his role in Preconstruction Services.

Tyler is an active board member of the Sacramento Regional Council for the Make-A-Wish Foundation of Northeastern California and Northern Nevada. He enjoys helping make wishes come true and giving back to the community through the planning and participation of charitable events.

Off the jobsite you can find Tyler braiding his two daughter’s hair, wine tasting with his wife Donna, or sitting on a rivers edge fly fishing.

Contact Tyler at tyler.g@descorbuilders.com.