Drew DeWalt, Co-founder & COO

Drew DeWalt is co-‐‐founder and COO of Rhumbix, a company that builds mobile smartphone tools designed specifically for the construction craft workforce. He started in the construction industry by working in large energy infrastructure project development with Valhalla Energia in Chile, Mainstream Renewable Power and Hunt Oil. Prior to that, Drew was a US Navy nuclear submarine officer and an assistant professor at the University of Notre Dame. He holds a bachelor of business administration from the University of Notre Dame as well as an MBA and an MPP from Stanford University.
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Culture Matters: Laying the Foundation for a Great Startup

Posted by Drew DeWalt, Co-founder & COO on 7/19/17 9:00 AM

In the startup world, we’ve seen a lot of examples of the importance of establishing and maintaining company culture. Uber’s recent crisis is, of course, the prime example of what happens when a corporate culture goes bad. But there are others who are praised for their intentional approach to culture,

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Topics: Construction Management, Craft Workers, Startup

Lessons from the Battlefield - Part 2: Shared Consciousness

Posted by Drew DeWalt, Co-founder & COO on 5/23/17 10:48 AM

In the first article of this series, Empowered Execution was introduced as a more effective way to operate in highly dynamic environments where the pace and scale of change makes it necessary to react quickly to new information in order to be successful. As General McChrystal himself points out, “In today's changing environment, with more information shared at ever-greater speeds, often even the most efficient organization can't keep up."

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Topics: Construction Management, Craft Workers, Construction Productivity

Our Partnership with Bechtel: Working together to empower craft workers

Posted by Drew DeWalt, Co-founder & COO on 11/18/15 10:05 AM

On the heels of our news last week that after a year in private Beta, we’d be opening up Rhumbix to more contractors and workers, we’re thrilled to also announce that we’ve entered into a partnership with the most prestigious construction company in the world: Bechtel.

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Topics: Partnerships

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