Inspiring People & Places: Architecture, Engineering, And Construction

On today’s episode, BJ talks with Joe Evanglisti, former Builder in the US Navy, entrepreneur and CEO of Legacy Developers. Joe describes his journey to the military and the construction world, lessons learned from multiple successful entrepreneurial endeavors, and the most valuable lesson he learned from his time in the Navy.

Resources mentioned: 

Learn more about Legacy Developers at:

“The 4-Hour Workweek” by Tim Ferriss:

“Giftology” by John Ruhlin:

“How to Make Sh*t Happen” by Sean Whalen:

VBC Giving Foundation:

Aerial Recovery:

Movie, Sound of Freedom


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Author: BJ Kraemer, MCFA

Keywords: MCFA, Architecture, Construction, Engineering, Public Engineers, Military Engineers, United States Military Academy, Veteran Affairs, Development, Veteran, Military, SEC

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We interview national leaders in the architecture, engineering, construction, and development industry, in an effort to educate, innovate and inspire industry professionals to disrupt the status quo, improve their project teams and steward public & private investments more effectively.