Rolin Construction Inc. selected as 2021 AGC award winner

Published 11:39 am Monday, March 15, 2021

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Rolin Construction Inc. was recently selected as the 2021 AGC Diverse Business of the Year winner by the Associated General Contractors of America, according to a release.

The award brings awareness to the value of a diverse workforce and inclusive environment.

Sponsored by Willis Towers Watson, the AGC Diversity and Inclusion Awards program recognizes companies that share AGC’s commitment to promoting diversity and inclusion in the construction industry.

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Award applicants are judged based on the following criteria: consistent growth, vision and potential for long-term success, business culture and values, response to adversity or obstacles, contributions to the community and AGC involvement.

Rolin Construction demonstrated strong leadership in overcoming obstacles, commitment to diversity and inclusion, a reputation for professionalism and integrity in work standards and performance, and dedication to community service, according to a release.

Located in Atmore, Rolin Construction specializes in commercial, retail, multifamily, hospitality, industrial, entertainment and healthcare projects. Since it was founded in 2005, Rolin Construction, Inc. has become one of the largest general contractors in South Alabama.

Owner and CEO Shawn Rolin is a member of the Poarch Creek Indians, the only federally recognized Tribe in Alabama.

Over the years, the company has remained loyal to their Native American roots by providing employment opportunities, sponsorships and benefits to their community.

Rolin Construction, Inc. has been an active member of Alabama AGC since 2014.

They have been recognized by the Mobile section for the past six years for their excellence in safety performance at the annual Construction Safety Excellence Awards event. Seth Smith, vice president of Rolin Construction, currently serves as the 2021 President of the Mobile Section. He also serves on the Alabama AGC Board of Directors. Stephanie Rolin, president of Rolin Construction, serves on the Mobile Section’s board of directors.

AGC of America will present this award to Rolin Construction at the AGC National Convention in September 2021.