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Bonsignore: Chargers owner Alex Spanos driven by work ethic

By in Press Enterprise on July 16, 2017

By Vincent Bonsignore

  • The NFL Chargers owner Dean Spanos talks about the team’s move to Costa Mesa at the team’s new headquarters and practice facility in Costa Mesa on Thursday, June 29, 2017. (Photo by Mark Rightmire, Orange County Register/SCNG)

  • The NFL Chargers owner Dean Spanos talks about the team's move to Costa Mesa at the team's new headquarters and practice facility in Costa Mesa on Thursday, June 29, 2017. (Photo by Mark Rightmire, Orange County Register/SCNG)

    The NFL Chargers owner Dean Spanos talks about the team’s move to Costa Mesa at the team’s new headquarters and practice facility in Costa Mesa on Thursday, June 29, 2017. (Photo by Mark Rightmire, Orange County Register/SCNG)

  • The NFL Chargers owner Dean Spanos at the team's new headquarters and practice facility in Costa Mesa on Thursday, June 29, 2017. (Photo by Mark Rightmire, Orange County Register/SCNG)

    The NFL Chargers owner Dean Spanos at the team’s new headquarters and practice facility in Costa Mesa on Thursday, June 29, 2017. (Photo by Mark Rightmire, Orange County Register/SCNG)

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COSTA MESA — Dean Spanos offered a handshake and a empathetic smile.

“Sorry for all the inconvenience,” the Chargers owner said, nodding to the nearby construction workers scurrying about wearing bright vests and hardhats.

The sound of buzzsaws and hammers crashing into nails created a steady hum throughout the Chargers temporary new headquarters in Costa Mesa in late June.

Moving boxes were stacked outside empty offices. A nearby conference room was being soundproofed. Outside, workers were paving the parking lot.

“Where should I drop these off?” a delivery man asked a Chargers receptionist, his dolly stacked proud and high.

“Down that hall, take your second left,” she told him. “It’ll be the third office to your right.”

“Appreciate […]    

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