Thought Leaders

At BuiltWorlds, we strive to continually bring you fresh content and breaking news about technology and innovation occurring in the Built industry. To help us achieve this, we reach out to leaders and thought provokers in their niche who help contribute and produce the articles that you read everyday here at BW.

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Burcin Kaplanoglu

Vice President, Director of Operations, Telecommunications Lendlease
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David Hillman

VP & General Manager Navistar
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David Ivey

Design Technology Manager HOK
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Gabe Greenbaum

Vice President The Pritzker Group
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John Tolva

President PositivEnergy Practice
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Kelsey Taylor

Founder Engage Civil
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Ken Hepburn

Managing Partner Next Dimension Technology Partners
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Kevin Bredeson

Director, Virtual Construction Pepper Construction
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Lauren Hasegawa

Structural Engr., Co-founder Bridgit
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Paul Doherty

President & CEO The Digit Group
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Peter Ellis

Founder Peter Ellis New Cities
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Ricardo Khan

Director of Integrated Construction Mortenson Construction