About Us

Team Members

  • Drew Maran Founder / President
  • Robert Battista Senior Project Manager
  • Adam Freeman Project Manager
  • Ken Garcia Project Superintendent
  • Mark Boyle Project Superintendent
  • Celestino Sacor Master Carpenter
  • Nancy Powers Office Manager
  • Amereece Sterba Administrative Assistant
  • Rafael Miranda Carpenter
  • Illapa Senior Good Will Ambassador
  • Shackleton Junior Good Will Ambassador


  • The New York Times
  • The San Francisco Chronicle
  • The San Jose Mercury News
  • The Contra Costa Times Sunday Magazine
  • The Palo Alto Daily News
  • Palo Alto Weekly


  • Remodeling
  • Gentry Home
  • T3
  • SFDC Winter Market Magazine
  • Kitchen & Bath
  • Custom Home
  • Addictive Style
  • Sunset


  • Sustainable San Mateo County, 2010 Green Building Remodeling Award - Pope Street Project
  • Sunset Magazine Interior Design Award - Bassett Lane Project
  • Sustainable San Mateo Green Building Award, First place in a poll conducted by Build it Green - Laurel Avenue Project
  • Designated "Model Design" by the town of Los Altos Hills - Emerald Hill Lane Project


  • PBS: The News Hour with Jim Lehrer
  • HGTV
  • KPIX: Evening Magazine
  • KNTV: Evening News


  • NPR Morning Edition
  • KCBS: Trash Talk