South Sound Business

40 Under 40

Evan Haines , 30, Project Manager, Korsmo Construction

As we began culling through the stacks of reader-generated submissions for our annual 40 Under 40, we were amazed by the quality of the nominations. You opened our eyes to so many ambitious, goal-oriented, and passionate South Sound professionals that it was difficult to choose only 40. …At first glance, it wouldn’t surprise anyone that Evan Haines went to school on a basketball scholarship. But despite his 6-foot, 9-inch frame, Haines still has to climb both literal and proverbial ladders. Since joining Korsmo Construction in 2013, Haines has worked on more than 10 multimillion-dollar projects while developing skills that have seen him climb from his start as an entry-level project engineer, all the way up to project manager. more