Raja J. Jubran, founder, Chief Executive Officer and 50% stockholder of the company, has led the management team of Denark Construction, Inc., a general contracting and engineering company, since its inception in 1985.
Mr. Jubran earned his degree in Civil Engineering from the University of Tennessee, Knoxville. Overall direction of the firm, pursuit of its vision, and adherence to its mission are top priorities for Mr. Jubran, although as Chief Executive Officer, he regularly reviews the activities and decisions of all divisions. He maintains a broad overview of the operation of the firm and, along with the rest of Denark’s team, assures each project’s ultimate success. Mr. Jubran has managed teams constructing public facilities, high-tech industrial plants, convention centers, medical offices, warehouse and distribution centers, shopping centers, multi-family projects, and other commercial projects. Active involvement in improving the community is an important objective for him as well.
Mr. Jubran was named one of the 2005 Business Hall of Fame Laureates by Junior Achievement of East Tennessee, and in 2004, received the Nathan W. Daugherty Award from The University of Tennessee College of Engineering. He and his wife have two sons, Omar and Nadim.