Former SF Giants GM Bobby Evans named to lead innovative San Francisco Peninsula home services firm.
HPS Palo Alto, Inc (Home Preservation Services) has announced that Robert C. “Bobby” Evans has been named their new CEO. Bobby has a business degree from UNC at Chapel Hill and comes to HPS after a long, successful executive career in professional baseball. Home Preservation Founder Steve Spratt will remain as President.
After working for former commissioner Fay Vincent in MLB’s main office, Mr. Evans spent a quarter century with the San Francisco Giants before retiring in 2018 as General Manager. If you are a Giants fan, Bobby shares credit for some of the best baseball moments of your life. As director of player personnel and vice president of baseball operations, he had a significant impact on developing the players who would form the core of the Giants three World Series wins in 2010, 2012, and 2014. In addition, Bobby was responsible for successfully recruiting, hiring and managing over 350 employees in the Giants organization and developing one of the most respected and loved baseball cultures ever produced.
Steve Spratt, Home Preservation Services founder and president comments that “HPS offers a unique home management service called Stewardship and is well positioned to be a disruptive growth agent in the home services and construction industry.Stewardship provides systemized, high quality and comprehensive preventive maintenance, repair and construction services that assist homeowners to better manage and care for their homes. Bobby Evans has been utilizing our services as an HPS client for many years and we are honored and excited to now have him as part of our executive management team. We look forward to Bobby’s help leading and expanding our culture of quality and high standards across the US. Bobby created feelings of great pride and accomplishment in our community that stick with us and will be passed down for many generations. We welcome Bobby to our HPS team and look forward to bringing meaningful and needed improvements to the home services world.”
HPS is an established and innovative home services company based in Los Altos CA, employing 45 people and currently serving nearly 300 homes and estates on the San Francisco Peninsula.