Brian is an accomplished 20-year C-Level executive with an exceptional track record of developing construction data and software services, expanding company brands and distribution channels, as well as, leveraging SaaS technology in the global industry verticals that BuiltSpace serves.
Brian's experience as Vice President at McGraw-Hill Construction, CMO of Emporis GmbH, Exec. EVP/General Manager at ClickSafety and President of The Blue Book is key to providing transparent, scalable, cloud-based digital platforms that ensure data sharing, asset management and compliance across building design, construction and operations.
He holds an MBA from Villanova University.
President and Founder
Rick has over 30 years of experience as an entrepreneur, delivering software and web-based information services within the construction industry. He launched ConFax Publishing, arguably the first digital construction service in 1989. Then, as Co-Founder and CTO of Ingenium Technologies (now Dodge Data & Analytics Canada), Rick developed the earliest web software (SaaS) application for the pre-construction industry, now part of Construction.com.
For the past 12 years, Rick has lead the digitalization of construction and FM processes at BuiltSpace.com.
He holds a BSc(Agr) in Agricultural Economics from UBC.
Co-founder and Director, Human Resources and Finance
Marcie brings extensive experience in human resources and training from her work at the Hudson’s Bay Company for 22 years where she held a number of senior roles, including, Human Resources Manager and Regional Training Manager for Western Canada.
She is an expert in employee relations and training, from her work, that culminated at the Bay with a role where she advised over 50 Bay store managers on human resources practices. At BuiltSpace, Marcie takes care of our employees and our finances, from setting policies to making sure they are paid and assuring development.
Marcie holds a Bachelors of Business Administration from Simon Fraser University.
Director, Legal and Privacy
Hugh has practiced law for 25 years. He is a member of the Canadian Bar Association, the Law Society of British Columbia and several CBA practice sections, including privacy, technology, competition and environment. A contract in-house corporate counsel, Hugh focuses on technology, privacy, business ethics, competition, energy, resources, real estate and environmental law.
Prior to joining BuiltSpace Technologies Corporation, Hugh was Senior Legal Counsel and Assistant Corporate Secretary at Weyerhaeuser (Canada) for 13 years. He worked in the areas of safety, competition, recycling, environment, forestry, engineering, privacy and technology. He also managed their real estate portfolio in BC for 10 years.
Hugh holds a Law degree from UBC and a BA in Economics and Finance from St. Olaf College in Northfield, Minnesota.
Director, Product Development
Dan has more than a decade of experience in building and maintaining internet software. Prior to BuiltSpace, he provided user account maintenance and tech support for Ingenium Technologies. In this capacity, he applied his expertise with software usability, user experience, and workflow design.
Dan devotes his talent and ingenuity as the Product Manager for our company and is charged with the development of our platform and management of our system's operations.
Dan holds an MA in International Politics from King’s College London.