Larry Pace has been in the construction industry since 1974. He started with the Army Corps of Engineers, as a framer and in concrete ultimately working his way into the general construction side of the business. Larry is one of the original founding principles of Cannon’s Northern California Division. During the span of his career, Larry has managed a variety of building and construction method types, and has been responsible for over two million square feet of tenant improvement work including such clients as Del Monte Foods, Piper Jaffrey, Embarcadero Center, Equity Office Properties, McKesson Corporation, TCSI and Looksmart. Some of Larry’s commercial structures have included De Anza College Advanced Technology Center, a 70,000 square foot cast-in-place concrete structure, and The Holiday Inn at Fisherman’s Wharf, a five-story, cast-in-place concrete structure.
One of Cannon’s strengths is managing complicated seismic and structural rehabilitations, and Larry’s years of experience support and enhance that capability. Recent projects include 410 Townsend Street, a 80,000 square foot brick and timber warehouse conversion, 625 Second Street, a 135,000 square foot brick and timber warehouse conversion, 680 Second Street, a 65,000 square foot brick and cast-in-place concrete conversion and in addition, the Baker Hamilton Building with a 250,000 square foot brick and timber warehouse conversion, and 74 New Montgomery a 162,400 square foot cast-in-place concrete office to condo conversion.
Larry’s multi-family experience includes rentals and for-sale properties. Projects in San Francisco include The Clock Tower, Protrero Square Lofts, The Fillmore Center, Indiana Street Lofts, 88 Townsend, The Lansing, 450 Rhode Island and the Trinity Plaza Building A apartments. Other projects in the Bay Area include Emeryville Warehouse Lofts, Phoenix Lofts in Jack London Square, The Iron Horse Lofts in Walnut Creek, and 200 Second Street Condo’s in Oakland. Cannon’s single largest mixed use multi-family project is The Brannan with three 17-story luxury condominium-towers over a parking podium for a total of 336 residential units and secured underground parking. The complex includes three commercial spaces of 10,000 square feet, a fitness center of 3,000 square feet, and outdoor pool area of 11,000 square feet.
As a Principal, Larry brings an expert level of experience, energy, enthusiasm and commitment to each project and to the entire operation. Unique among his talents is his uncanny ability to ensure that projects stay on course, on schedule, and uphold Cannon’s high standards for quality.