Scott Peters

What they do: President & Co-founder
Where they do it: Construction Robotics
How they contribute: Maverick Awards Winner

Robotic assistance in some of the most arduous, back-breaking tasks in the building industry may have sounded like science fiction at one time, but not to Scott Peters. Using his management and engineering background, Peters pursued his passion, invention, after seeing the opportunity to reinvent an entire sector of construction. This entrepreneurial pivot has made Peters one of the forefront inventors of the construction tech revolution. In 2015, he led his company Construction Robotics to unveiling SAM, the game-changing semi-automated mason that can lay bricks five times faster than a human. SAM has helped alleviate stain on workers, all while aiding an industry in the midst of a labor shortage.