Meet the AFT Team
We thought we would take a break from our regular blog postings and take a moment to introduce you to the amazing people that make up our team here at AFT Construction. The men and women that we will introduce you to over the next several postings are truly the heart and soul of the AFT Construction family and their hard work and dedication are what make AFT Construction a premiere Scottsdale custom home builder.
In putting together these posts, we thought it would be fun to ask our team members to answer some questions ranging from basic experience questions to some fun questions to give a peek into who they are and why they are such great people to work with.
Adam Cade – Project Manager
To kick this series off, we will introduce you to Adam Cade, our Project Manager. Adam has over 20 years experience in the construction industry and does a fantastic job leading our builds. Here is more about Adam:
Name: Adam Cade
Company Position: Project Manager
What does your role entail? Preconstruction Estimating, Contracting
Past Experience/Background: Superintendent for Trend Homes 1998-2006, Project Manager for RLH Construction 2006-2013, Project Manager AFT Construction 2013 to Present.
What do you enjoy about working in the construction industry? I enjoy seeing our projects come to life and well as being able to show my children the project that their father helped construct.
What type of construction is your favorite? Residential construction
What do you enjoy about working for AFT Construction? I enjoy the people I work with on a daily basis. AFT Construction is my second family and I couldn’t ask for better coworkers.
What was your first job? My first job was a paper route.
Where were you born? Ogden, Utah
What advice would you give to someone who is considering a home remodel or building a new home? Finalize your design as much as possible prior to beginning construction.
Best advice you were ever given? If you’re going to do a job do it right.
Do you have any hidden talents? If I told you they wouldn’t be hidden.
When is the last time you climbed a tree? 10 years ago during my nephew’s birthday party.
What is your favorite drink? Silver Ice Rockstar
Are you usually early or late? Early
What age would you like to permanently be? 30 years old
Zodiac sign: Aries
Favorite movie: Crazy Stupid Love
Favorite book: Angles and Demons
Favorite TV show: Dukes of Hazzard
Nickname: No Couth Cade
Favorite place you have traveled to? Ecuador
Where would you like to travel to? Dream vacation? Tahiti
What skill do you wish you would have learned? Creative writing
Favorite holiday: Thanksgiving
Favorite sports team: Arizona Cardinals
Favorite thing about living in Arizona: No cold winters
Favorite kind of birthday cake: Yellow cake with chocolate frosting
Favorite food: Filet mignon
If you had a time machine, would you travel back in time or into the future? Back in time
If you had a time machine, would you travel back to meet your ancestors or into the future to meet your descendants? Ancestors
What is #1 on your bucket list? Driving a tank and blowing up things.
If you could live anywhere in the world for 1 year, where would you live? Hawaii
Here’s Adam having a little fun while working a late night!