Veteran-Owned Small Business
Riveter Enterprises is a veteran and woman-owned construction contracting business based at the foot of Pikes Peak in Colorado Springs, CO. Recently, we've expanded to open a second location in Wisconsin. We offer dedicated attention to quality and craftsmanship, as well as the highest professional character at every part of the contract and building process. Whatever your project, residential or commercial, new structure or renovation, for one family or hundreds, Riveter Enterprises can do it...design it, build it, strengthen it.
Who We Are
Carla Stephany, the CEO, grew up in the countryside of Wisconsin among hard-working, family-oriented Midwesterners. After earning a Bachelor of Arts from Clarke University and Master of Science from the University of Wisconsin, she served for over a decade in the U.S. Air Force. Carla brings integrity and ingenuity to every project she takes on, with a healthy dose of friendly patience and humor.
Sheldon Smith, the COO, is a graduate of Columbia University School of Engineering & Applied Science in New York, NY (Bachelor of Science degree in Civil Engineering & Five-year Dual Degree Program with Whitworth University Engineer in Training (EIT)) & Whitworth University, cum laude in Spokane, WA (Bachelor of Arts degree in Applied Physics) he has gained in-depth knowledge of the civil and structural engineering fields.
Riveter seeks to provide quality, unique, and time-tested craftsmanship. We strive to create long-lasting structures that will impact the community in a positive way.
Riveter strives to become a prominent leader in quality structures and a beacon in the local community.
Carla Stephany, of Riveter Construction | Engineering, and Sheldon Smith, of Affinity Engineering, share the same values, integrity, and leadership qualities which made them decide to merge their companies together to create a company that would be a leader in the construction and engineering community.
Dedicated to supporting the structural & civil engineering fields, Sheldon Smith stands out as an outstanding structural and civil engineer. With years of experience in the engineering and real-estate fields, Sheldon has provided structural engineering onsight inspections and design for residential, multi-family, and light commercial engineering.
Riveter Industries is where the modern-day Rosie comes to life. Riveter Industries is an answer to the skills gap in understanding the nation is experiencing an all-time low in qualified laborers. With our millennial culture coupled with the baby boomers aging out, there has never been a greater need for innovation in workforce development. We feel the Rosies answered the call to WWII, and we feel women can answer the call today.
BUNKER LABS www.bunkerlabs.org
Bunker Labs is a national not-for-profit 501(C)(3) organization built by military veteran entrepreneurs to empower other military veterans as leaders in innovation.
Veteran Women Igniting the Spirit of Entrepreneurship (V-WISE) is a premier training program in entrepreneurship and small business management.
PREP CONNECT 360 prepconnect360.org
Prep Connect 360 is a workshop facilitated by career professionals and veterans from the Colorado Springs to help facilitate career goal development.
PROJECT SANCTUARY www.projectsanctuary.us
Project Sanctuary helps military families thrive through an evidenced-based program built on compassionate advocacy, providing resiliency and reintegration tools, and re-establishing hope.
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