James Sardinha: Translating Success

By James Florence, Diamond Certified Program Reporter

PINOLE — After immigrating to the United States from Brazil when he was 11 years old, James Sardinha got started down a path that would lead to a succession of professional opportunities. “My dad was a demolition contractor, and after we came to the U.S., I started helping him by translating and assisting with job bids,” he remembers. “Our operation started small, but pretty soon we’d grown to the point where we were doing whole house and pool demol