Daniel Jachens began developing his construction skills at age 14. He worked for a licensed builder through an apprenticeship program for 3 years. He then continued working with the same builder including primary maintenance responsibilities for a Christian school and camp thus gaining a broad range of construction experience. Daniel started Dan’s Handyman Service in 2001 and acquired his residential builder’s license in 2007. With a total of 19 years in construction business, he has become very competent in all aspects of construction.
Bob Cord began an engineering/management career after graduating from Georgia Tech in 1975. Working for Factory Mutual Engineering, Owens Corning, and BASF over the next 32 years, he developed experience in design, production management, process control, technical management, marketing, customer support, and R&D. Wanting to develop a local business from the ground up, he left the corporate world to partner with Daniel Jachens, his son-in-law, to start Daniel Builders, Inc.
David is the Production Superintendent at Daniel Builders. David joined the team full time in June 2008, also doing general construction. He is a graduate of the University of South Carolina, working in construction for 5 years prior to joining Daniel Builders, and is our design expert.
Will’s primary responsibility with Daniel Builders is sales and marketing. With an MBA from Winthrop, experience in real estate and years of serving the public as Patient Advocate for AnMed Health, he understands well the needs and expectations of our customers. Contact him today.
Ben is a carpenter for Daniel Builders with construction experience dating back to 2009. Over this timeframe Ben has been involved in projects ranging from bathroom remodels to new home construction. Ben’s focus at Daniel Builders is remodeling and structural repair.
Josh began developing a renovation expertise at a young age, and over the years gained valuable experience in electrical, HVAC, cabinet, and trim work. He co-owned and operated a flooring company for 5 years where he honed his skill for installing hardwood and tile floors. He later transitioned to an account manager position for a national flooring store. Currently, Josh is the “voice of Daniel Builders”! Customers interested in renovation work speak with Josh as the first point of contact for Daniel Builders.
Will is a graduate of Liberty University with a degree in Criminal Justice. Will brings a wealth of experience to Daniel Builders ranging from pool construction to glass work. He also spent time working with a Virginia-based home builder. Will currently serves as Daniel Builders safety manager.
At an early age Jeremy started honing a diverse skill set while working alongside his father on rental homes and vehicles. He gained significant experience in framing, finish carpentry, electrical and plumbing in Colorado, as well as his hometown of Anderson, South Carolina. He has a degree in economics from Strayer University, which he earned while doing general contracting work. Jeremy’s long term vision with Daniel Builders is to create beautiful custom environments alongside a team sharing his commitment to exceptional quality.
Cameron’s passion for woodworking and architectural design was evident from an early age. These skills and interests developed as he worked alongside his father, building custom homes across southwest Georgia. After graduating high school, Cameron moved from Columbus, Georgia to Charleston, South Carolina, where he attended the American College of the Building Arts. He graduated with a degree in Timber Framing. Cameron thrives on understanding and exceeding the expectations of our customers.
Dexter has over 39 years of project management experience in residential and commercial construction. Commercially, he’s managed projects ranging from shopping centers to medical centers to industrial facilities. Prior to his extensive work experience, Dexter studied Building Construction Technology and Architectural Engineering. Dexter resides in Anderson, South Carolina with his wife Mary Ann, where he is an instrumental part of Calvary Home for children, a local orphanage.
Wendi graduated from the University of South Carolina with a marketing degree. Her 15+ years' combined experience includes residential renovation, commercial renovation, real estate, and design. Wendi co-owned and operated a Greenville, South Carolina-based construction company. She also gained extensive real estate experience as an investor. Wendi has a clear passion for design and remodeling. She has an ability to understand and articulate design ideas with great clarity. As an active 35 year resident of Greenville, Wendi truly cares about her community. Her primary responsibility at Daniel Builders is developing Greenville’s commercial and residential markets.
Robert was raised in the Upstate of South Carolina. He currently resides in Piedmont, S.C. with his wife Gale. Robert began his career in carpentry at the age of 16. With past experience owning and managing his own business as a trade contractor, he has an extensive knowledge of remodeling and an exceptional ability to work with his hands. Robert is a top lead carpenter at Daniel Builders.
Chris has an impressive background with over 24 years of experience in multiple facets of construction. Areas of his expertise include framing, roofing, electrical, trim, sheetrock, siding, wood flooring, tile, and painting. For several years Chris played an instrumental role at Calvary Children’s Home. Based in Anderson, South Carolina, this home has provided a safe living environment for abused, neglected or orphaned children. For 6 years Chris was the Home’s construction supervisor. He and his wife Laurie later became house parents and served in that role for 5 years. Chris is currently a lead carpenter at Daniel Builders.
Jimmie is a lifelong resident of Anderson, South Carolina. He’s a 1966 graduate of T.L. Hanna High School, and received an AAS degree in Engineering Graphics Technology from Tri-County Technical College. Jimmie served in the U.S. Army from 1969-1971. He went on to join the Army Reserve and retired after a 20 year military career. Jimmie is a truly gifted carpenter with over 32 years of carpentry experience. Jimmie currently utilizes his extensive skill set for Daniel Builders on a part-time basis.
Anita is a 20-year resident of Anderson, South Carolina. She joined Daniel Builders in April 2016 with a strong background in financial management, primarily in the construction industry. Her experience includes developing management processes for several start-up businesses, as well as managing financial responsibilities for an outpatient center. Anita currently serves as Daniel Builders’ financial manager.