The Associated General Contractors of America has selected AGC Mobile Section member Rolin Construction, Inc. as the “2021 National AGC Diverse Business of the Year”

As part of AGC of America’s ongoing commitment to promoting diversity and inclusion in the construction industry, the AGC Diversity & Inclusion Awards program – sponsored by Willis Towers Watson – recognizes companies that share AGC’s commitment. This award seeks to raise awareness of the value a diverse workforce and inclusive environment brings to a company by bringing attention to diversity and inclusion champions within AGC. Applicants from across the nation were judged on the following:
•Consistent Growth
•Diversification of Projects
•Vision and potential for long-term success
•Business culture and values
•Response to adversity or obstacles
•Contributions to the Community
•AGC involvement
Shawn Rolin’s father, Eugene “Buster” Rolin, shown at a typical homestead on the Poarch Creek Indian reservation.
In their application for this award, Rolin Construction, Inc. demonstrated strong vision and leadership in overcoming obstacles; their commitment to diversityand inclusion along with a track record of achievement ;a reputation for professionalism and integrity in work standards and performance; and a commitment to service in their community.
Shawn Rolin (bottom left) shown with his parents and 12 brothers and sisters.
Located on the external boundaries of the Poarch Band of Creek Indians, Rolin Construction, Inc. specializes in commercial, retail, multifamily, hospitality, industrial, entertainment and healthcare projects. Since its founding in 2005, Rolin Construction has grown to be one of the largest general contractors along the Gulf Coast.
Rolin Construction, Inc. takes pride in their Native American heritage and their strong reputation for honesty, integrity, and safety. Owner and CEO Shawn Rolin is a member of the Poarch Band of Creek Indians, the only federally recognized Tribe in Alabama. Over the years, the company has remained loyal to their Native American roots by providing employment opportunities, sponsorships, and benefits to their community.
Rolin Construction, Inc. has been an active member of Alabama AGC since 2014. They have been recognized bythe Mobile Section for the past six years for their Excellence in Safety performance at the Annual Construction Safety Excellence Awards Event.
Poarch Creek Indians Tribal Headquarters and Council Chambers built by Rolin Construction in 2020.
Stephanie Rolin, President of Rolin Construction, Inc.serves on the Mobile Section’s Board of Directors. Seth Smith, Vice President of Rolin Construction, Inc., serves as the 2021 President of the Mobile Section. He also serves on the Alabama AGC Board of Directors. Rolin Construction’s commitment to their clients and community, tremendous business success and dedicated participation in AGC made them an outstanding candidate for the 2021 AGC Diverse Business of the Year award.

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