Seth Acharya - Sales/Estimating/Owner
Seth grew up in Kathmandu, Nepal.
After working for several years as a Himalayan mountain guide, he moved to the U. S. and began working at Everest in 1999.
He has risen through the ranks from rookie to crew foreman to operations manager and is now co-owner of Everest.
Seth holds a B1 and C33 contractors license and has become well-versed in all aspects of building construction.
He has 20 years of experience in the waterproofing and restoration of buildings.
He currently serves on the Safety Committee of the Sealant Waterproofing & Restoration Institute.
Seth lives in San Francisco with his wife and two young sons.
Peter Vorhees - Sales/Estimating/Owner
Peter has worked in the construction industry for close to 20 years, starting from the ground
level, and working his way through the ranks, to become a senior project estimator and
Peter began as a laborer for a general contractor in 1982, and then in 1991, went on to
Universal as a union field worker. Within only two years of working at Bryant, Peter
leap from the 'field' to the 'office', and was promoted to become a salesman and estimator.
In 1996, Peter transitioned Bryant's waterproofing division to a separate operation, and then
formed Urban Waterproofing, Inc.. Peter's comprehensive knowledge of the construction
industry makes him a valuable asset to the team.
He is married and lives in Marin County
with his family.
Nick Marcano - Sales/Estimating
Nick began his career in the paint and coatings industry in 2005 working for ICI Paints in sunny South Florida. Having spent some time in the San Francisco Bay Area, he relocated with ICI Paints to a location in San Carlos, CA.
Quickly advancing through the ranks, in just 2 years was promoted to become the company's youngest Field Sales Representative at 23 years of age. During his 7 year employment with ICI, he developed a wide-range knowledge base for architectural and industrial coatings, application methods, spec-writing, coating failure
assessment, and various industry-related facets.
In 2012, Nick was recruited as an estimator by his largest commercial client, A&B Painting, Inc. Here, he learned to read and take-off architectural plans, prepare detailed estimates, and draft proposals for commercial projects around the SF Bay Area.
With over 10 years of experience in the coatings industry, he joined Everest Waterproofing & Restoration, Inc. in late 2015.
Namgyal Tsering - Operations
Namgyal Tsering grew up in India and Bhutan. He immigrated to USA in 2002 and lives in the East Bay with his family.
He joined Everest in 2003. Namgyal is one of the best in the business at taking care of very large projects. His top notch people skills coupled with his strict code of ethics is very rare in this business.
Yeshi Sopa - Operations
Yeshi grew up in Nepal, he studied at a monastery then became a buddhist monk for a period of 15 years. He came to the US in 1993 looking for a start in the painting and coating business.
In 1999, Yeshi joined Everest and has worked through the ranks to become a top field supervisor. Yeshi is a big part of Everest's success, his calm demeanor and solid work ethic have guided us for the last 17 years.
Aaron Busbee - Operations
Aaron grew up in Vacaville California and joined the U.S. Army out of High School. While in the
Army he adopted a high standard of work ethic and organizational skills as a Forward Area
Radar Systems Mechanic and a M2A2 Bradley gunner. He was part of Desert Storm in 1991 on
the front lines.
After leaving the Army he worked in several trades such as roofing, framing, and
In 2011 he joined the Everest team as a technician and while working here he also
acquired his Bachelor’s Degree in Business Management. Aaron has worked his way up to
Operations at Everest where he applies his experience and education to manage some of Everest's more complex work.
Aaron lives in San Francisco with his wife and family.