A construction technology company accelerating the future of homebuilding
We’re developing the software and robotics required to streamline and optimize residential construction.
By eliminating many of the risks and inefficiencies associated with traditional homebuilding, we are improving how the world builds homes.
We’ve assembled a team of skilled tradesmen, construction technologists, and automation specialists to transform the homebuilding process.
CEO | Founder
As the co-founder and CEO at Agorus, Garrett brings a career of executive-level leadership and technology expertise to the construction industry. He earned a degree in Mechanical Engineering from Stanford University and a Master’s in Cyber Security from Tel Aviv University. Garrett is an Olmsted Scholar, prior collegiate athlete, and Navy Veteran.
CTO | Founder
As the co-founder and Chief Technology Officer at Agorus, Kyle brings a career as an innovator, technologist and engineer. He is an avid pilot, mechanic, Navy Veteran, and received a degree in Mechanical Engineering from CU Boulder. Kyle envisioned and developed the underlying Agorus software and hardware system and is leading the team to scale the technology.
BIM Software Development
After his apprenticeship as a carpenter and furniture maker in Germany, Alfred Porsche worked for 25 years as an engineer in prefabrication of residential and commercial buildings in Europe, South and North America. He received his certification as an Engineer in Wood-Technology from the University of Applied Science in Rosenheim, Germany and he is certified as a Professional Engineer in Alberta today. Alfred is a specialist in CAD-CAM and worked in the design, setup, and start-up of automated production lines for the building industry. With his company ProWood Consulting Ltd. founded in 2015 in Alberta, Canada, Alfred supports AGORUS since 2019.
A Tool & Die Maker with a Masters’ Degree in Business Administration, Mike understands manufacturing from the ground up. He spent his formative years as an executive in the automotive industry; working for world-class, multinational corporations such as Magna International and ArcelorMittal.
In 2012, Mike entered the residential construction space as the General Manager for ACQBUILT Inc., a state-of-the-art, industry leading, panelized construction company.
Mike began his management consulting career with Brookfield Residential, a major land developer and homebuilder, in a province-wide initiative to boost production efficiency through the implementation of panelized construction methods.
In 2017, Mike founded Auto Construct Incorporated (ACI) to accelerate the industrialization of residential construction. With a focus on practical, cost-effective solutions, Mike provides guidance and solutions in the areas of business development, manufacturing systems, and technology selection. With a relentless focus on creating value, Mike has led and facilitated the growth of several companies to become dominant players in their respective fields.
ACI is a management consulting firm serving a broad range of clients throughout Canada and the United States.
Lynn Fulks, with Upstart Group, is Acting CMO at Agorus. She previously provided marketing support for Microsoft, and is currently consulting for technology clients. Her drive for results is matched only by the strength of the personal connection she forges with her clients, making her a valued member of their management team. As President and Co-Founder at Upstart Group, Lynn works with clients to build strong marketing foundations that include product management and marketing communications strategies to drive growth. Lynn brings significant experience in delivering domestic and international marketing programs for Microsoft and other high-growth companies.
Jumie has over a decade of experience delivering innovations for the Built Environment. His technical contributions have been adopted by international codes and formative construction companies. He has also led several billions USD of construction as a Professional Engineer of Record. Both his Masters and PhD degrees are in Engineering from Stanford University and his Bachelor’s degree in Engineering is from City University of New York.
Peter Kent is Managing Partner of Insight Business Systems, a boutique consulting firm he started over 25 years ago. Mr. Kent helps early stage companies move through stages of growth to become large, well-established companies poised for further success. He is steeped in financial and operational expertise, stemming from his decades of experience as a CFO of both private and public companies. He also advises on innovation within companies. Mr. Kent has an MBA from Stanford University, and an undergraduate degree in Industrial Engineering from the University of Michigan.
We’re backed by leading venture groups in the construction and technology space.