Florida Asphalt Contractors prides itself on strength, reliability and trust. These fundamentals are the leading values that are used as guidelines for each project that FAC takes on. FAC was founded in June of 2018 by Chris LaFace, President of FAC. The start of FAC was inspired by the high demand for asphalt contracting in the Central Florida area. Florida Asphalt has a leadership team with 65 years of paving experience collectively.With FAC’s senior leadership structure, our paving crews are equipped to execute any project in a timely and professional manner.
Chris LaFace, President
Mr. Chris LaFace, is an awarded leader in the utility construction and site development industry. With over 14 years of experience, Mr. LaFace started his career as a Project Manager and progressed into his current role as President of RIPA & Associates and Florida Asphalt Contractors. Mr. LaFace has a diverse range of project experience from contract sizes less than $100,000 to upward of $20 million.
John Bramonte, Vice President
Mr. John Bramonte has 21 years of experience managing and supervising all facets of asphalt paving with projects ranging in value up to $3 million. He has a successful track record of delivering projects on time and on budget while maintaining rigorous construction schedules. Mr. Bramonte is a tireless and productive asset to any project team that works well under pressure to successfully complete the project. He holds safety at the highest priority and always takes great strides to instill FAC’s safety methodology and mindset across the entire project. John has an in-depth technical understanding in the areas of project start-up, construct-ability review, cost control, scheduling, materials management and process equipment. He has a proven track record of projects and demonstrates a comprehensive knowledge that involves all phases of construction.
David Barrie, Quality Control
Mr. David Barrie is an industry leader when it comes to quality control on job sites. Mr. Barrie has over 35 years in the industry of asphalt and paving. He began as a laborer on a road crew and advanced to overseeing quality
control and production for companies producing over 1 million tons of asphalt annually. Mr. Barrie has been previously contracted to present asphalt quality control, production, and placement at the National Center
for Asphalt Technology to engineers from around the world.
Mike Kane, Business Development
Mr. Mike Kane takes the lead in business development for Florida Asphalt Contractors. Drawing upon his 20+ years of experience, Mr. Kane is able to rely on the contacts that he has made over the years to continue growing the awareness of FAC throughout central Florida. In addition to growing FAC, Mr. Kane is in the field ensuring that our customers are well taken care of and that their expectations are exceeded by our work.