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Groundworks Companies Promotes Scott Davis, PE, to Senior Vice President of Engineering

December 11, 2018

Groundworks Companies announced today that Scott Davis, PE, has been promoted to Senior Vice President of Engineering. He will be responsible for overseeing engineering operations throughout the companies’ fourteen locations east of the Rocky Mountains. Davis previously served as Senior Director of Engineering, Safety and Compliance for JES Foundation Repair, a Groundworks Company, where he originally started as a professional engineer in 2003.

“Scott’s engineering experience and dedication to Groundworks and its mission makes his promotion well-deserved,” said Matt Malone, CEO of Groundworks. “Leading, mentoring and growing our team of professional engineers is critical to our mission of providing world-class engineered solutions to repair and protect our customers’ homes.”

“I’m excited to expand my focus beyond the MidAtlantic to include our newest locations in the Carolinas and Midwest,” said Davis. “It’s an honor to work with our team of engineers and continue to grow with this great company.”

After graduating in 1987 from Old Dominion University with a Bachelor of Science degree in Civil Engineering, Davis served as construction manager for the U.S. Naval Facilities Engineering Command in Norfolk, Virginia for 20 years previous to joining JES Foundation Repair. Davis has designed solutions for over 11,000 commercial and residential structural, foundation, crawl space and basement waterproofing problems. 

 About Groundworks Companies

Groundworks is the nation’s largest foundation services company with its corporate office headquartered in Virginia Beach, VA. It is comprised of five individual companies that specialize in foundation repair, crawl space encapsulation, and moisture control, basement waterproofing, and concrete lifting. Each company is a well-known regional brand, including Tar Heel Basement Systems in North Carolina, Mount Valley Foundation Services in South Carolina, JES Foundation Repair in Virginia and Maryland, Foundation Recovery Systems in Missouri, and Indiana Foundation Service in Indiana. The combined companies have helped nearly 125,000 homeowners since 1986. Groundworks operates out of fourteen offices that serve nine states in the Midwest, MidAtlantic and Southeast regions of the United States. The company has been named to the Inc. 5000 Fastest-Growing American Companies in 2016 and the 2018 Qualified Remodeler Top 500. Its individual brands have received many other awards for regional growth and service excellence. For more information about Groundworks, please visit


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