Charles Thayer – Founder / General Manager
Born in the Dominican Republic & raised in the Twin Cities, Charles has been with All Around ever since the beginning. Before founding All Around, he worked as a Loan Officer & in the mortgage industry for 8 years before deciding to strike it out on his own. Charles is known for his innate ability to establish, nurture, and maintain relationships with both clients & staff alike. His philosophy is to put the needs & happiness of clients and customers above all else. Ensuring customer satisfaction first & foremost is what has helped propel All Around into a successful business that now stretches across multiple states. In his words, “The money & success will come as a secondary result to conducting our business in such a fashion”. When Charles isn’t overseeing home improvement projects or recording commercials & radio advertisements, he enjoys the outdoors & golfing. He dreams of establishing All Around as a household name when it comes to contractors in the midwest & is definitely on path to accomplish just that!
Jordan Muehlberg – Vice President
Having grown up throughout the twin cities metro area & having worked in both sales and as a loan officer, Jordan brings a wealth of regional knowledge & experience to the All Around team. Known for his problem solving & unparalleled customer service abilities, Jordan believes that customer satisfaction is the key to All Around’s success. Ever since he was approached by All Around in 2009, Jordan has been a vital part of our company’s growth and development of our business model & vision. When Jordan isn’t logging long hours managing staff & overseeing internal processes at All Around, he spends his free time enjoying the MN outdoors & fishing.
Nick Zeman – Chief Operations Officer
Born and raised in Osseo, MN Nick joined the team in early 2009 as our Chief Operations Officer. Nick’s got over 9 year experience in the construction industry and got his start working in Houston, TX as a Job Superintendent who oversaw the entire project during the beginning stages and all the way until the end. Nick wear’s many hats at All Around and he’s a vital part to the companies success. This guy is a workhorse who just doesn’t stop! He often says “it’s not work if you love what you do”. He’s been dubbed The Polish Powerhouse by Charles Thayer, the founder of the company and he enjoys co-hosting the companies radio show every Saturday. When he does find free time you can catch him spending time with his wife and 2 young daughters or possibly on the golf course or on the lake holding a fishing pole in one hand and a beer in the other, unless it’s fall, then he’ll be in a tree with his bow in search of that big buck!
Kyle Miller – Project Consultant
Kyle was born in St. Cloud, grew up in the Twin Cities, and is no stranger to the good life and people Minnesota has to offer. He enjoys anything outdoors but especially loves snowboarding and snowmobiling in the winter, and fishing and golfing in the summer. He is also very passionate about health and fitness. Kyle is father to a new baby boy and two rambunctious dogs, and became a dedicated husband in 2015. Prior to joining our force in 2015 Kyle established a successful career in outside sales for a start-up company. After realizing his passion for customer service and construction, he sought out employment with All Around so that he could better direct his innate energy and enthusiasm towards driving our success. He is always a team player and has become a valuable asset to All Around.
Jim Wallace – Project Consultant
Jim’s more than 20 years of experience in the construction industry informs his problem-solving approach and commitment to project outcomes. He treats each project as a partnership with homeowners and delivers the same quality he would on his own home. Jim was born and raised in WI. After earning a BA at Ripon College he moved to Florida and managed his own trim carpentry business for ten years where he applied his attention to detail.
When not at work Jim can be found working on projects around his house or walking around one of the local lakes with his three favorite people; his wife Amy and two daughters, Macy and Riley.
Craig Koterba – Project Consultant
Craig grew up in the Twin Cities and is a true Minnesotan at heart. He currently resides in Albertville with his beautiful wife & two amazing children Landon & Haven. When not working, Craig enjoys anything outdoors-related and has a strong passion for sports, including coaching his son’s tee-ball and hockey teams. Craig has been in the construction industry since 2003 and enjoys the opportunity to meet new people every day. He has a passion for educating and helping clients throughout the decision-making process. New to the All Around team since 2015, Craig states “It feels good to work for a company that truly cares about their customers!”
Jerry Westphal – Administrative Specialist
Originally from Albuquerque, NM but now residing in Maple Grove, MN Jerry helps bolster All Around’s administrative team. With extensive computing & customer service experience, Jerry is able to utilize his talents on a daily basis with All Around. Jerry states that he loves working at All Around because, “not often do you have a job where everyone gets along with each other”. Jerry is an accomplished violinist & enjoys spending his free time with family and friends outside of the workplace.
Scott Kvigne – Accountant
Scott is the most recent in-house addition to our Administration & Accounting department. His extensive accounting & business development experience are greatly welcomed by All Around. When Scott isn’t developing financial projections or handling the books for All Around, he spends a lot of his free time directing & singing in a men’s choir group that performs throughout Minnesota.