PlanGrid Construction Productivity Blog


Lynn Langmade

Lynn Langmade is currently the Director of Content Marketing at PlanGrid, where she develops content strategy, manages the editorial calendar, and oversees content production workflow. Lynn is also the managing editor of PlanGrid’s corporate blog and social media channels.

As an early adopter of social media, Lynn has over 45 thousand followers on social media. In 2014, Lynn was the recipient of the Marketo “Revvie” Award in the Socializer category. She has a PhD in English and over 15 years B2B high-tech marketing experience.

Grace Ellis

Currently, as the Content Marketing Specialist at PlanGrid, Grace is responsible for helping to manage the PlanGrid Construction Productivity Blog. With nearly eight years of experience in marketing, communications, and PR for technology companies, she is specialized in content creation across both traditional and digital media platforms.

Emily Tsitrian

Emily Tsitrian is the Director of Consulting Services at PlanGrid where she oversees the consulting and training team. In this capacity, she is responsible for driving world-class onsite training sessions and implementation to customers around the world. Emily holds a Bachelor of Arts degree in Economics from the University of California, Berkeley.

Pete Schott

Pete is a Senior Product Marketing Manager at PlanGrid where he is passionate about bringing innovative products to market and crafting stories that showcase the value PlanGrid brings to construction companies all over the world.

Amy Wolfenberger

PlanGrid Content Marketing Specialist

Emily VerMeulen

PlanGrid Director of Customer Support

Mary Kate Francis

Mary Kate Francis is a Marketing Programs Specialist at PlanGrid where she manages the webinar and paid advertising channels. In her free time, she enjoys playing with dogs, drinking wine, and watching live theatre. Mary Kate earned a BA in English with a Certificate in Markets and Management at Duke University.

Joshua Progar

PlanGrid Customer Advocate

Aja Viafora

Aja Viafora works with PlanGrid to diligently create an engaged community on social media. Aja strives to share relatable content for people working in the construction industry and position PlanGrid as a thought-leader in the industry. When not crafting content for social media, Aja likes to travel the world, exploring, learning and laughing.

Drew Moncada

Drew Moncada is the lead consultant and trainer for Texas and Oklahoma and has helped implement PlanGrid for construction firms all across the United States. He started learning the industry in 1998 using AutoCAD R14 and has been nationally recognized for his drafting skills by Skills USA VICA in 2001 and 2002. Working in the A/E field, he designed various educational facilities across the Lower Rio Grande Valley and has seen the industry change from making hand made blueprint copies using vellum and ammonia to the digital collaboration we see today. He moved to Austin, TX in 2012, and worked as a PE/BIM Coordinator designing electrical layouts for high rise buildings, as well as rolled out PlanGrid to his field and PM team before officially joining the PlanGrid family.

Ross Wagner

Ross is the Lead Architectural Consultant at PlanGrid. He helps implement PlanGrid with companies and projects up and down the West Coast. When not working, Ross loves exploring new cities, talking architecture, and seeing live music. He has a Five-Year Bachelor's Degree in Architecture and a Minor in Business from the University of Texas at Austin.

Amy Palmer

Amy is the Sr. Director of Marketing at PlanGrid, where she thinks about new ways to tell the PlanGrid story and engage the PlanGrid community.

Saaman Entezarmahdi

Saaman leads PlanGrid's Western Business Development team, which focuses on connecting technology deprived contractors with the PlanGrid field sales team. He is passionate about serving the construction industry with efficient software and the internal sales team with opportunities to enable future customers. When he is not helping future clients connect with local PlanGrid pros, he enjoys restoring Honda motorcycles and dirt-biking in his hometown of San Jose.

Andy Rosenberg

PlanGrid Business Development Manager

Erica Gasbarro

Erica Gasbarro is a Consulting Services Manager on the ProServices Team at PlanGrid. As a former Document Controller and Project Engineer at a mid-size CM in South Florida, she now trains AEC companies worldwide and creates custom workflows for teams to help them work smarter, faster, and more efficiently in both the office and the field.

Stuart Frederich-Smith

PlanGrid Senior Director Product Marketing

Barbara Acha

Bárbara Achá, bilingual economist, global software consultant, and early PlanGrid employee.

Barbara has worked with PlanGrid customers in various capacities from support to consulting and has implemented software at some of the world's biggest construction projects. She lives in the DC area with her husband, daughter, and dog and has a degree in Economics from Universidad Privada Boliviana in Bolivia.​​​​​​​​​​​​​

Gina Sloan

Gina Sloan was PlanGrid's very first Customer Adoption Specialist, bringing over 20 years of property management and enterprise tech experience to the PlanGrid Consulting team. In this role, she sets up PlanGrid customers for success with Consulting and Training Services packages. She lives in Boston, MA with her two sons and can frequently be seen at the hockey rink or lacrosse field cheering them on.

Susan McCutcheon

PlanGrid Regional Sales Manager - Canada

Blake Lockhart

PlanGrid Lead Consultant — Southeast Region

Brigid Holdridge

PlanGrid Regional Sales Manager

James Cook

James Cook is the Head of Strategic Alliances and Partnerships at PlanGrid. He works closely with PlanGrid’s partners to build a best-of-breed construction technology ecosystem. Prior to PlanGrid, James developed and managed software partnerships as a Director of Business Development at Box. James has also held various roles in finance and banking at Jefferies & Company and GE Capital. He earned his MBA at the University of California, Berkeley and his BA at Stanford University.

Chelsey Tanaka

Chelsey is a Product Manager at PlanGrid on the Smart Recordset team, which focuses on ingesting construction data and making that data as easy to access and use as possible. She is passionate about solving customer problems and loves PlanGrid users, who constantly provide feedback to make the product better. Chelsey's background is in product management for enterprise companies and she enjoys working in industries where there's a large potential to improve people's day-to-day lives.

David Cain

As Chief Marketing Officer, David heads up the marketing team and is responsible for driving market leadership, global awareness, demand generation, and strategic events. He was previously the Group VP of Global Marketing and Operations at Marketo, and held prior B2B marketing leadership roles at SaaS companies SuccessFactors, OpenTable, and Replicon.

Dean Leichtle

Dean Leichtle is the lead consultant and trainer in the Midwestern United States and all of Canada for the PlanGrid Professional Services team. He works with companies to make sure their users are trained and the company knows all of the best practices, recommended workflows, and options for standardization when implementing PlanGrid.

Dean’s background is in large-scale enterprise software implementation, training, and workflow consultation. He is based out of Madison, WI.

Dorian Stewart

PlanGrid Field Marketing Manager

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