Building Success Stories

Diversity and Inclusion

A successful inclusion process for minority, women, and veteran-owned businesses starts before bid documents are released. Our proactive approach focuses on relationship building, mentoring, and training for long-term contractor success and to increase theĀ overall quality of contractors within our industry.

  • Are you a certified M/W/V/DBE?

    Register here to see upcoming and current opportunities.

     

    Or contact our diversity coordinator, Andrew Huehls at ahuehls@skillman.com

  • Diversity & Mentoring Program Includes

    • Matching resources with opportunities to find the best fit for mentoring opportunities
    • Meeting with contractors to access long term goals and strategies for success
    • Training modules that review a number of industry topics including:

    – Client development
    – Balance sheet assessment and cash management
    – Safety training
    – Insurance and bonding
    – Best HR practices for the construction industry
    – Project closeout and documentation
    – Bid assistance
    – Understanding owner contracts and front ends