Zach Smith


Zach is a board member and co-founder of Bristlecone Construction and has been working in the construction industry for over 15 years. As a board member, Zach provides strategic guidance to the operations of Bristlecone Construction.

Zach has performed every position on a project team from field engineer to project manager on projects ranging from $500k to over $100m. He has also worked extensively in estimating and preconstruction with both the ownership and the design firms ensuring that trend log pricing, constructability reviews and design feedback happen real time so effective decisions can be made. In between his time at Milender White he was a General Manager for a civil contractor performing some of the biggest projects in Vail CO where he gained knowledge both of running a business and a dedication to selfwork and craft personnel.

In 2010 Zach founded Bristlecone Developments which has purchased, redeveloped and sold over $3.5m of residential / multifamily properties.