Connie Dohn Named 2017 Northern Colorado Woman of Distinction
CFO of local construction firm selected for achievements in construction and real estate
Fort Collins, CO, 4/12/17: Connie Dohn, Chief Financial Officer and Co-founder of Dohn Construction, Inc., was selected as a BizWest 2017 Northern Colorado Woman of Distinction for her work in real estate, construction, and development. Those selected were honored for their achievements in business, philanthropic and government organizations. Connie was one of 10 women and one man selected for an award.
Dohn Construction Chief Financial Officer Connie Dohn explains, “It is an honor to be named alongside leaders I have watched blaze trails in Northern Colorado.” It is a specific accomplishment to have been named as a Woman of Distinction for her achievements in construction, which has brought its challenges. She explained to BizWest regarding her experience as a female leader in the construction industry, “People treated me like a ‘little lady’…until they realized that I know what I’m doing.”
As the company has grown, Dohn Construction has made it a point to employ several women. Women make up 23% of the company’s staff, and three of their five leadership members are women.
About Dohn Construction: Dohn Construction, Inc. is a commercial construction management firm based in Fort Collins, CO. Founded in 1992, Dohn Construction has built over 240 buildings across Northern Colorado and Southern Wyoming by serving as a valuable resource to its clients and partners. For more information, visit www.dohnconstruction.com or call Jamie Hammond at 970.495.1855.