Industry Influencers

At a time where information seekers are often met with anonymous opinions and recommendations rife with ulterior motive, it is important to consider the contextual credibility of those offering their advice. With this in mind, the TCA has developed a framework to identify those in our industry who have invested in becoming knowledgeable, qualified and recognized for their expertise. This listing serves to affirm the experience of industry professionals dedicated to steering this industry forward into the future.

Individuals accumulate points in five categories: Leadership, Credentials, Engagement, Authority and Profile. They are presented here in random order.

TOP 20 / THE WORLD'S MOST INFLUENTIAL TILT-UP PROFESSIONALS

R. Glen Stephens

SAA ARCHITECTURE LLC

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Gary Fischer

WOODLAND TILT-UP

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Jeffrey R. Needham

NEEDHAM DBS

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Philip Kopf

KOPF CONSULTING GROUP, INC.

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Scott Bunney

KB CONCRETE SYSTEMS, INC.

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Tim Manherz

ENCORE CONCRETE CONSTRUCTION LLC

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Kimberly Corwin

NEW CHAPTER, LLC

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Brad Nesset

THERMOMASS

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Andrew McPherson

SERETTA CONSTRUCTION, INC.

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Shane Miller

DIVCON, INC.

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Robert F. Murray

ALSTON CONSTRUCTION COMPANY

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Clayton Fischer

WOODLAND TILT-UP

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Barclay Gebel

CONCRETE STRATEGIES, INC.

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Shawn Hickey

SITECAST CONSTRUCTION CORP.

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Rick Galloway

MARTIN CONCRETE CONSTRUCTION, INC.

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David Tomasula

LJB INC.

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Frank Adames

CONTRATISTAS CIVILES Y MECANICOS CCM

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Karen S. Hand

NEEDHAM DBS

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Joseph J. Steinbicker

STEINBICKER & CO., LLC

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Jeffrey Brown

POWERS BROWN ARCHITECTURE

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TOP 50 / THE WORLD'S MOST INFLUENTIAL TILT-UP PROFESSIONALS

Len Overbeek

TILT WALL ONTARIO INC.

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James M. Williams

AE URBIA AKA J. M. WILLIAMS AND ASSOCIATES, INC.

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Michael Frew

CITADEL CONTRACTORS, INC.

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Trent Nagele

VLMK ENGINEERING + DESIGN

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Scott Collins

MEADOW BURKE

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John Hart

PEAK ENGINEERING, INC.

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Robert Foley

CONNECT-EZ

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Travis Davis

HUGHES GENERAL CONTRACTORS

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Richard Phifer

PES STRUCTURAL ENGINEERS

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Thomas Taylor

DATUM ENGINEERS, INC.

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Mark Reed

E. E. REED CONSTRUCTION, L.P.

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Nicole Laiho

PEAK ENGINEERING, INC.

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Steve Miers

TILT-UP CONCRETE, INC.

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Luke Pinkerton

HELIX STEEL

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Craig Olson

C. E. DOYLE, LLC

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Don Greive

PINNACLE STRUCTURAL ENGINEERS

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R. Glenn Hughes Jr

HUGHES GENERAL CONTRACTORS

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Shane Walters

DAYTON SUPERIOR CORPORATION

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Jason M. Cooper

ARCH-CON CORPORATION

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John Paesano

HD SUPPLY C & I WHITE CAP

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Erik Spicker

LJB INC.

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Luke Eliot

B.D. STEVENS LIMITED

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Robert J. Schindler

ARCH-CON CORPORATION

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J T Rutrough

PROCON, INC.

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Timothy Mays

THE CITADEL

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Mark Johnson

JOHNSON STRUCTURAL GROUP, INC.

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Eric Sterner

ARCHITEKTON

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Paul Sierpina

SUNTEC CONCRETE

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Ed McGuire

BOB MOORE CONSTRUCTION, INC.

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Matt Bell

LJB INC.

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UNDERSTANDING THE RANKING

Individuals accumulate points in five categories:

Leadership: Individuals receive varying points in this category for service on specific TCA committees and task groups.

Credentials: This category awards points to individuals for certification status and professional licensure.

Engagement: Staying current with best practices and learning from peers in the industry through consistent attendance at TCA event adds greatly to the knowledge base of any industry professional. Points for this engagement are awarded in this category.

Authority: Those honored with professional awards from the TCA as well as those authoring articles or books on the subject of tilt-up construction receive points in the authority category.

Profile: Accurate and current personal data including contact information, social media handles, professional credentials and more is essential when identifying influencers. Points in this category are awarded based on the completeness of one’s member profile.

Tilt-Up Industry Influencer rankings are dynamically updated in real time and presented in two groupings – top 20 and top 50.

At any time, one can opt out of these rankings through their member account accessible via tilt-up.org.Individual membership in the Tilt-Up Concrete Association is a prerequisite for inclusion.