Alex Fourie

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Alex Fourie Sales & Service Alex Fourie is from Birmingham AL. After spending several years working in church ministry, Alex has joined the sales team at Litespeed Construction. His background includes ministry, golf instruction, and home improvement. He loves meeting and working with new people. Alex also works as a private golf coach and is […]

Kirby Smith

Kirby Smith Owner & Team Leader Kirby is the founder of Litespeed Construction and a founding partner in Lead Symphony. An Alabama transplant to Knoxville TN, his background includes engineering and roofing and he holds licensing in Civil Engineering and General Contracting for North Carolina and Tennessee. Kirby has worked in a variety of roles […]

Fred Russi

Fred Russi Project Manager Originally from Sevierville, TN, Fred now takes care of the frontlines for Litespeed’s Asheville, NC office and helps with sales from time to time in the Knoxville office. Fred is an accomplished roofer, and shows talent when it comes to understanding the unique needs of our customers. Fred is currently engaged […]

Victor Canela

Victor Canela Project Manager As of 2021, Victor is 27 years old — the youngest member of the Litespeed team. Victor is strong on experience, though. He moved from Long Beach, CA (where he was raised) to Knoxville, TN 6 years ago. He put in the effort and worked his way up to Maintenance Supervisor, […]