Willie “Bud” Shores – COO

Willie “Bud” Shores., Chief Operating Officer of Dallas 1 Corporation, has been blessed with a loving wife, Rose and two children Brylee and Jameson. For the past eighteen years, he has been in the underground utility business. He is licensed as a Certified Underground Utility Contractor in the State of Florida and is a qualified Stormwater Management Inspector. He has also been a member of the Tampa C12 Group since 2002.

Bud started with Dallas 1 in May 2000 and has served as a Dispatcher, Estimator, Assistant Utility Superintendent, Project Manager and Operations Manager before becoming the Chief Operating Officer in 2014.

Bud has been involved in the Site Development/Underground Construction Industry since 1997 and has been able to establish and develop strong relationships with municipalities, private developers, suppliers and other contractors throughout West Central Florida, especially in the Tampa Bay area.