Gary Davis is experienced in all aspects of general construction, having started his career as a laborer in 1983. Gary’s leadership abilities were recognized by his peers early, leading to several promotions during his 9 year career at Diablo Group Construction.
He brings this expert knowledge and his management capabilities to Davis & Associates, Inc., which he founded in 1992. Gary and his company are known throughout Central Indiana as professional in work ethics and dependable to provide exceptionally high quality craftsmanship. This reputation of excellent work has become the company’s trademark, showing exactly why Davis & Associates is in such high demand, and continues to demonstrate consistent growth.
Mark Smith provides strategic leadership by studying quality standards for construction markets, procedures, and cost efficiencies in accordance with construction standards for new business prospects. In addition, Mark formulates long-term construction bidding strategies in order to gain more competitive advantages. Mark has over thirty-five (35) years of experience in the construction industry, which includes construction cost estimates. Estimates are aimed towards industrial, institutional, industry, commercial, and government building projects with the necessary expenditures and budgets. Successfully assisting with bidding and obtaining several major projects, which includes but not limited to:
- Eskenazi Health, General Contractors, Various Packages, Indianapolis, IN, $24M
- Tindley Collegiate Academy, Construction Managers, $6.2M, Indianapolis, IN
- Security Forces Building, Indiana Air National Guard, Design Build Construction Manager, $3.1M, Ft. Wayne, IN
- Georgetown Apartments, J.V. $8.8 Million) – Turner-Davis Joint Venture Construction Management services
- Squad Operations & Communications Building, Indiana Air National Guard, Fort Wayne, IN $5.7 M / Design Build Construction Manager
Mike Woodson has been a key figure in the growth and development of Davis & Associates from the very start. He’s done the same in the life of Gary Davis, his nephew.
A proven leader in many arenas, Mike currently is the assistant coach of the Los Angeles Clippers. He was previously head coach of the NBA’s New York Knicks and Atlanta Hawks, after spending one extremely successful season as an assistant coach for the Detroit Pistons where the team won the 2004 NBA Championship. Before going to Detroit, Mike spent two seasons as an assistant coach for the Philadelphia 76ers. He also served as an assistant coach with the Cleveland Cavaliers (1999-01), and the Milwaukee Bucks (1996-99).
As an NBA player, Woodson spent 11 seasons playing for seven different teams. After graduating from Indiana University, he was drafted 12th in the 1980 NBA Draft by the New York Knicks. While at IU, Mike guided the Hoosiers to the 1979 NIT Championship and was voted MVP of the tournament. He was named Big Ten Conference MVP in 1980, and was a co-captain of the gold-medal winning 1979 U.S. Pan American Games team.