NASHVILLE, TN – Hardaway Construction Corp. announces that David Frazier has joined the firm and will lead as President & Operations Manager. Stan Hardaway will remain in a leadership role, acting as CEO.
David brings both engineering and construction experience, as he has led a broad range of building projects including high-rise hotels, and educational and industrial facilities. He has taken and passed the Tennessee Contractor's License Exam, is a LEED Accredited Professional (LEED AP), and earned his MS in Engineering and Construction Management from Vanderbilt University.
David is also a graduate of the United States Naval Academy, where he received a BS in Mechanical Engineering. He was awarded his Naval Aviator Wings from the Naval Aviation Flight School in Pensacola, Florida. David's military service includes duty as a Naval Aviator and Mission Commander where he led multi-mission crew members as the Pilot-in-Command of a P-3C Orion patrol aircraft. He later became a Naval Command Pilot with the responsibility of transporting foreign dignitaries and senior leadership of the Navy to locations all over the world.
"David has been trusted with enormous responsibility in his career in the Navy and in the construction industry," said Stan Hardaway. "David's appointment as President & Operations Manager of Hardaway Construction is a continuance of the trust he has earned based on his leadership skills, industry experience, work ethic, and intellect. I am fully confident in David to lead our company into its next chapter as we approach our 95-year anniversary."
"I'm excited for the opportunity to lead a company with such a rich history and deep Nashville roots," said David Frazier. "Hardaway's diverse portfolio makes it flexible to changing market demands, which is exciting to me as it allows great latitude for gaining future work."
Hardaway Construction Corp., a third generation, family-owned construction firm has been serving the construction needs of Nashville and Middle Tennessee for nearly 95-years. Hardaway has been involved in many landmark projects, such as the renovation of the historic Tennessee State Capitol and Metropolitan Courthouse of Nashville & Davidson County, new construction of multiple phases of the Gaylord Opryland Hotel & Convention Center, and the construction of the Belmont Curb Event Center.