Rob McKinney, a self-taught construction technologist, first developed a love for technology with his first Atari game machine. Rob was a pioneer in developing mobile device programs centered around applications used on tablets and smartphones. The purpose of this program is to research and implement new apps and devices to improve workflows. The end goal of the projects is to save field staff time and money by streamlining processes and creating a more collaborative work environment.
Rob is a co-founding member of the ConTechCrew podcast and ConTechRoadshow. As the ConAppGuru, Rob has delivered technology presentations at national and regional construction conferences since 2013. He is focused on business development efforts to educate and connect the construction industry about the benefits of using technology to improve their production tracking efforts. Rob is currently a team member of the Safesite team.