Dustin DeVan is the co-founder and CEO of BuildingConnected, the leading preconstruction platform enabling real estate owners and general contractors to hire qualified contractors for their projects. Before founding BuildingConnected in 2012, Dustin worked in commercial construction for more than six years as an engineer, scheduler, estimator, and project manager for some of the largest construction companies in the country, including Bechtel, Rudolph and Sletten, and XL Construction.
Dustin holds two Bachelor of Science degrees from the University of California, Davis, in Mechanical Engineering and in Aeronautical Science and Engineering. Dustin serves as an advisor and mentor for startups, and he frequently speaks and writes about construction technology and leadership in the startup world. In his spare time, Dustin enjoys playing poker and shooting pool with the BuildingConnected team.