Gilmore’s operations are led by Owner & Chief Executive Officer, Jake Gilmore, and supported by the Leadership Team, a knowledgeable group of construction and business professionals. Together, this team brings more than 150 years of experience and expertise to oversee the company.
Founder, President & Chief Executive Officer
Vice President, Construction Operations
Executive Vice President, Administration
Chief Financial Officer Ken, has proven to be operationally oriented and results-focused with the mission improve systems which ultimately impacts Gilmore’s business growth. Prior to Gilmore, Ken was a founding partner and CFO of Newmark Diercks Design, an interior design firm serving the hospitality industry. Ken was instrumental in shaping the company from all areas to include accounting systems, procedures, business planning and marketing functions. After 10 years, Ken oversaw the business merger to become Ricca Newmark Design. A visionary, at Gilmore his desire to fuel revenue growth through creating more efficient systems, operational improvements and overall financial management directly impacts our clients avoid budgeting surprises and maximize the value of their investments. His keen attention to detail and need for efficiency is transforming Gilmore to include electronic and remote time keeping, integration of payroll and construction project management databases, proposal support with database utilization to track project metrics, revenue and receivable data. Originally from Canada but a Colorado resident for the last 30 years, Ken enjoys spending time with his family, hockey or cruising in his yellow corvette.
Office & Human Resources Manager Kristy may easily be the first voice or face to greet you at Gilmore. She maintains office services by organizing business operations and procedures, preparing payroll and managing policies. She also ensures Gilmore’s clients, vendors, subcontractors and employees have what they need to make every construction project a success. Since joining Gilmore in 1998, Kristy has risen through the administrative ranks to oversee Gilmore’s Human Resources and Project Coordination. Her keen eye for technical detail helps Gilmore run its projects as efficiently and successfully as possible. Outside of the office you are guaranteed to find Kristy enjoying time with her grandchildren.
Director of Business Development Vince has more than 20 years of construction experience, ranging from residential remodeling and new custom home projects to large commercial projects. He is a dynamic and intuitive team member with a sound track record of ensuring safe practices on all Gilmore job sites. His sunny disposition and keen focus on customer service help Gilmore build lasting business relationships — and plenty of repeat customers. Vince also has rich ties to nonprofit organizations throughout Colorado, which has helped Gilmore live up to its commitment to community service. His older brother, Jake, has always known Vince’s knack for building goodwill and friendships — which is why he hired him soon after Gilmore was founded.
Business Strategist | HR & Legal Advisor Tanieka has over 15 years of experience as a business professional working in both the for-profit and non-profit industries. She attended University of Colorado-Boulder and received her Bachelor’s degree in Business with an emphasis in HR and Information Systems. Joining Gilmore in 2016, she brings vast experience in organizational and systems development, Human Resources management, internal training and leadership development. Currently, her responsibilities include Human Resources, Marketing, proposal coordination, web development and community outreach. Outside of Gilmore, she enjoys spending time with her family and friends and traveling to new adventures with her son.