Mr. Slepcevic’s career began in 1989 right upon completing courses in Architecture Design and Structural Engineering. Shortly thereafter, not only did he unveil his first contracting firm Paramount Disaster Recovery, Inc., specializing in disaster recovery, but he grew this firm into one of the largest disaster recovery general contractors in the United States. While spearheading his firm, Mr. Slepcevic has led both a team of 60+ employees and a large workforce of subcontractors to handle various types of construction work performed within “wide-area” disaster zones.
To date, Mr. Slepcevic has restored more than 7,500 properties and has professionally assisted his clients as a construction expert on over 14,000 storms, fire, flood and earthquake-related projects. He has completed projects for major hotels and restaurants, office buildings, commercial developments, apartment buildings, community associations, and residential property owners. Relevant experiences include Hurricanes Andrew, Allison, Erin, Opel, Ivan, Charley, Katrina, Wilma, Gustav, Ike, Irene, Sandy, Matthew, Harvey, Irma, Maria, Florence, Michael, Dorian, Laura, Sally, among others both locally, nationally and internationally.
Mr. Slepcevic has, moreover, handled thousands of earthquake, hail, tornado, wildfire, and storm-related projects as a consultant for restoration companies, public adjusting firms and attorneys both in the United States and Internationally.
Mr. Slepcevic has been routinely retained as a disaster response consultant to oversee the mitigation companies, engineers, certified industrial hygienists, roofing contractors, forensic experts, adjusters and attorneys, including being personally qualified and serving as an expert witness on cases pertaining to disaster planning, disaster response procedures, construction best practices, installation procedures, identifying physical storm, earthquake, and other types of failure analysis, including among others, code compliance matters. Mr. Slepcevic also has a significant amount of international experience, including commercial projects in Puerto Rico, Antigua, Canada, France, Serbia, New Zealand, Costa Rica, and Chile.
Since the inception, Mr. Slepcevic has created, lived by, and managed holistic business operations with the objective to provide a top tier and premiere concierge disaster management service to clients in the industry. As a result, his level of communication and success on risk management, disaster preparedness, disaster response, disaster recovery, construction forensics, and providing outstanding results is unsurpassed in the industry. It is this steadfast belief and continual desire to facilitate a top-tier experience and process on behalf of property owners that ensures Steve Slepcevic will continue its exponential rise to the very top of the industry as the leading expert in the Disaster Management industry.
Steve Slepcevic lives with his family in sunny Southern California, where he spends most of his time when he is not saving communities caught in a disaster. He enjoys surfing, making music, and traveling with his family.