Sharon PorterSharon Porter

As a seasoned professional in the fields of architecture, development and real estate, Sharon provides vision and leadership while partnering with her clients to help achieve their unique project goals. Sharon possesses a rare combination of skills and experience in her ability to understand and control all aspects of the process for creating our built environment - from land assessment to closing real estate transactions, from preparing approvals applications to appeasing neighbors, from architectural design through final construction, from interiors to landscapes, etc.

To read Sharon's personal story and Bio, click here.

To read Sharon's extensive Curriculum Vitae, click here.

In today's business environment, outsourcing to consultants is often advantageous over hiring employees as a way for companies to remain nimble in how teams are structured on a project-by-project basis. Following are a few members of Sharon's preferred team.

 

ARCHITECTURE

Jed Sanford - Jed is a visual imaging expert - with a decade of experience JED provides BIM (building information modeling) via Revit and 3-D realistic rendering for life-like illustrations and walk-through videos, which enables clients and other stakeholders to see the project in great detail prior to construction.

 

Chris Rhodes - Chris is a powerful producer of visual imaging, bringing fast and accurate skills with Revit and a variety of rendering tools.  Chris also lends his wealth of construction experience to help bring accuracy to project detailing. To learn more about Chris, click here.

 

Franco Lukes - Franco is an architectural intern with experience working on challenging high-dollar projects in Telluride Co.  Franco also works within the Revit ecosystem, and is skilled with Photoshop to add realistic touches to finished renderings.

 

 

 

CONSTRUCTION

David Holubetz - David leads construction teams with 30 years of experience in the Telluride and surrounding areas, working on many types of projects (residential, commercial, multi-family, etc) and with most every type of construction material. Depending on the project, David adeptly serves as either General Contractor, Construction Manger, or Project Manager. To learn more about David and his company, Blue Sky Builders, click here.

 

Ben Fisher - Ben has been building fine homes and light commercial project in the Durango Co area for over two decades, and during this time he has built and impeccable reputation.  Ben is known to bring the highest level of care and craftsmanship to every project he tackles. To learn more about Ben click here.

 

Chris Allcorn - Chris brings a rare combination of development financial analysis in the commercial real estate arena and hands-on construction with an eye toward meticulous detailing.  Chris has the gift of entrepreneurial vision and brings creative problem solving to every project he is involved with.  To learn more about Chris click here.

 

 

ENGINEERING

Goff Engineering brings many decades of civil engineering experience to project small, large and huge in SW Colorado and the surrounding areas.  Click here to learn more about the team and services offered by Goff Engineering.

 

Chris Burnett provides structural engineering, detailing and management of engineering project on a variety of projects including residential, commercial, bridges, steel and concrete materials detailing.  Click here to learn more about Chris and his firm, Anvil.

 

Sean Moore, through his firm SME, provides almost every type of environmental assessment that a project could need, including wetlands evaluation, biological surveys and asbestos abatement. Click here to learn more about Sean and SME.

 

ME&E is the leading MEP engineering firm in SW Colorado, providing design and project guidance on energy concerns such as healthy environments, code compliance, interior comfort, energy efficiency, and cost efficiency. Click here to learn more about ME&E.

 

Trautner Geotech is the leading soils testing engineering firm in Durango and surrounding areas, providing field testing services, laboratory analysis and Soils reports for use in designing structural load bearing capacity. Click here to learn more about Trautner Engineering.

 

 

TECHNICAL RESOURCES

Blue Beam - https://www.bluebeam.com/

Bluebeam Revu keeps teams on the same page through the design process, helps move the project forward during construction, and preserves important project data through completion and beyond. Getting timely design feedback from project stakeholders is critical for avoiding costly changes during construction. Revu speeds up design reviews by allowing project partners to mark up and collaborate on the same documents in real time, or any time.

 

Revit - https://www.autodesk.com/products/revit/

Revit features tools for architecture, engineering, and construction professionals - Contributors across all disciplines work together in Revit, helping them deliver projects more efficiently and with fewer errors.

 

Twin Motion - https://www.unrealengine.com/en-US/twinmotion

Create simple images, panoramas, standard and immersive 360° videos, and shareable lightweight interactive presentations in seconds—all from the same Twinmotion scene. And with support for all of the most popular VR headsets, Twinmotion can take you from BIM to VR in seconds.

 

Unreal Engine - https://www.unrealengine.com/en-US/architecture-solution

Unreal Engine’s high-fidelity real-time environment lets you rapidly iterate to create the best version of your vision, catch costly design errors early, and communicate your design intent to stakeholders. From immersive VR & AR experiences to glossy brochures and marketing videos, Unreal Engine is a complete solution for your architectural visualization needs.