As a founding partner and chief development officer of Weifield Group, Karla Nugent is responsible for the company’s business development, marketing, sales and preconstruction departments in CO, TX and WY. Weifield has grown to over 550+ employees, has received the Denver Post Top Workplaces award for seven years running, and is the first electrical contractor in the region to complete Net-Zero energy projects. Karla advocates for improved training for the next generation of construction workers, which led to her to become a founding member of SkillBuild Colorado and Skills2Compete Colorado. Her deep commitment to philanthropy and her professional achievements led her to be recognized as one of the Colorado Chamber of Commerce’s ‘Top 25 Most Powerful Women’ in 2018.
Karla successfully promotes Weifield Group while passionately advocating for a better construction workforce and industry. She is highly proficient at building relationships and alliances and is regarded by her peers, design community, developers, general contractors, and vendors as a leader in her industry, due to her extensive knowledge of upcoming projects. Karla works hard to provide her clients with construction leads and cultivates rewarding industry alliances and relationships.