HCC Contractor Academy
Scaling Program

HCC | Contractor Academy

a six-month senior-level leadership & management program

Are you ready to move your company to the next level?


The HCC Contractor Academy Scaling Program is a unique six-month program that combines hands-on classroom time, group interaction, discussion series and one-on-one support with a dedicated industry professional.

The objective of this exclusive program is to provide senior-level leadership and management participants with the tools, insights and skills needed to scale their business. The program is limited to 15 participants, which allows extensive collaboration and exploration while offering the time and space for discussions with peers on today’s real-life challenges and opportunities. In addition, each participant is partnered with a C-level executive coach from a matching industry.


Business must:

  • Be in construction, engineering, architecture, design or related services
  • Have at least $1,000,000 in annual revenue
  • Be in operation for at least three years 

Participant must:

  • Be an owner, senior-level manager or executive or president of the company with decision-making authority
  • Have access to the company’s financial reports and be familiar with the information
  • Be committed to invest the time and effort to scale the business
  • Be committed to attend all sessions (in order to graduate, 90% attendance is required)

program dates

The next cohort begin January 13, 2023.

  • Orientation is December 16, 2022 from 1:00 – 3:00 pm
  • Virtual monthly classes take place twice a month—the second Friday of every month from 8:00 am – 2:00 pm and the third Thursday of every month from 5:30 – 7:30 pm
  • In-person graduation is June 16, 2023 with industry leaders, program sponsors, friends and family

cost to participate

The cost to participate is $1,500/person. Payment is required before program starts. 

Reimbursable scholarships are available; if interested, please email your request to or call 303-893-3893 for more information.

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2023 cohort sponsors

Iron Woman

2022 cohort Graduates

Jose Enriquez
Enriquez Design Build, Colorado
Juan Enriquez
Enriquez Design Build, Colorado
Gabriel Saucedo
Saucedo Oil Field Services

2022 cohort sponsors

Iron Woman

2021 cohort Graduates

Darnell Brown
Chad Green
Will Hillen
Cameron Jagger
Lukas Lesnansky
James Martinez
Irasema Moreno
Cleper Moreno

2021 cohort / founding program sponsors

Andrew Gonzales

Colorado Office of Economic Development & International Trade
Denver Public Schools
HCC - Hisoanic Contractors of Colorado
Hensel Phelps
Hotshot Supply
JKS Industries
Martinez Associates
Palace Construction