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Perspectives from construction business owners, heavy construction equipment experts and construction technology providers.

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Perspectives from construction business owners, heavy construction equipment experts and construction technology providers.

    Emulating the Culture Your People Deserve with Kevin Gray of ADC Paving

    Emulating the Culture Your People Deserve with Kevin Gray of ADC Paving

    Kevin Gray took a leap of faith when he purchased a dying asphalt paving and sealcoating business in 2011. A small business loan, some rundown equipment, and entrepreneurial grit were all they had during the first few years.

    Now, thanks to the organizational processes and culture initiatives Kevin has implemented, Louisville, Kentucky-based ADC Paving is thriving.  

    Kevin and host Missy Scherber talk about getting your office and crew in order to jumpstart your economic engine.

    • 1 hr 6 min
    Doing the Extra Credit with Heath Hanna of Contour Mining & Construction

    Doing the Extra Credit with Heath Hanna of Contour Mining & Construction

    Heath Hanna’s passion for dirt runs deep. He spent the first part of his career working as a Caterpillar dealer instructor before making the leap into starting his own construction business. With some serious work ethic and grit, his company, Contour Mining & Construction, has transformed from startup to one of the largest heavy civil contractors in South Carolina in 9 years.

    Heath and host Missy Scherber discuss the leadership and culture that has made that business growth possible.

    • 57 min
    Owning Your Journey with Randy Blount of Blount Contracting

    Owning Your Journey with Randy Blount of Blount Contracting

    Randy Blount, president of Arizona-based Blount Contracting grew up around the construction industry, helping at his family’s business during high school and college. When his dad received a cancer diagnosis, Randy was thrust into a leadership role at a young age. 

    Now 10 years later, we’re getting the scoop on how far the company has come and what’s in store for the next 10 years. 

    • 55 min
    Leading with Purpose with Justin Ozinga of Ozinga

    Leading with Purpose with Justin Ozinga of Ozinga

    Justin Ozinga is president of Ozinga, a fourth-generation family business best known for its red and white striped concrete mixer trucks.

    While involved in the company since a young teen, Justin moved up the ranks and was recently appointed as president of all of Ozinga operations, including ready mix concrete, aggregates and cement.

    Justin and host Missy Scherber discuss strategic growth, making a positive impact on communities and leadership.

    • 57 min
    Putting People First with Herb Sargent of Sargent Corporation

    Putting People First with Herb Sargent of Sargent Corporation

    Herb R. Sargent is the president and CEO of Sargent Corporation, an infrastructure construction firm based in Maine. Founded by his grandfather Herb E. Sargent in 1926 with a used dump truck and a strong work ethic as his assets, the company now has hundreds of employees owners working in New England and the mid-Atlantic regions. Herb discusses workforce development, the advantages of employee stock ownership plans and the importance of investing in the well-being and prosperity of your people.

    • 58 min
    Creating Opportunities with Jennifer Todd of LMS General Contractors

    Creating Opportunities with Jennifer Todd of LMS General Contractors

    The youngest Black woman to receive California’s CSLB (A) General Engineering license, Jennifer Todd, serves as LMS General Contractors Founder and President. Jennifer heads the company’s management team and is responsible for developing & executing LMS’s strategic growth.

    An advocate for job creation and employee development, her Greener Tomorrow apprenticeship program is geared toward the advancement of unemployed and underemployed people of color.

    • 1 hr 6 min

Customer Reviews

4.8 out of 5
22 Ratings

22 Ratings

Camilla-Jean ,

Straight from the hero’s that make it happen

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