About our guest speaker:
Founder / CEO, Buildaga
John Cope, Founder and CEO of Buildaga, moved to Oklahoma City from Albany, TX in late 2007. He obtained a bachelors degree in business management and entrepreneurship at the University of Central Oklahoma and proceeded to work in project management for a fortune 500 oil and gas company while obtaining his Project Management Certification (PMP). With an upbringing in home construction and a passion for project management, John launched the award-winning home construction CRM, Buildaga in late 2017. In the spring of 2018 the Buildaga team was accepted into the Oklahoma City Thunder startup accelerator program, The Thunder Launchpad. In his free time, John loves to spend time with his daughter Charlotte, rock climb and build home furniture. He also volunteers with Allied Arts, a local nonprofit benefiting arts and education in Oklahoma. With a servant leadership attitude, John strives to create a culture within the home construction industry that fosters collaboration and innovation.