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Industry Speaks

Industry Speaks ™ is a national, web-based search engine that allows design/construction professionals to find back of house resources.

  • Stage Full Product Ready
  • Industry IT Services
  • Location Glendale, CA, USA
  • Currency USD
  • Employees 4
  • Website

Company Summary

The US Construction industry is a $760B economy that includes: architects, engineers, construction, construction managers and interior design professionals—an estimated 5.5M professionals. Yet, the industry lacks the ability to access experienced industry professionals in legal,HR, accounting/finance and marketing. Industry Speaks ™ allows subscribers (firms) firms to read/post reviews and search for experts in order to build their business.


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    Karen L Compton

    Karen Compton is Creative Director and managing principal of A3K Consulting. In this capacity, she is responsible for the operation of the firm, new business and the recruitment/retention of new team members.
    Karen Compton has over 14 years of experience in the architecture/engineering and construction (A/E/C) industry, and has served as Director of Business Development and serves as a business consultant to national design/construction firms.

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    Michael Sy
    Web Designer

    Industry Speaks’™ web design is lead by Michael Sy. Michael Sy, graphic designer, who possess a MFA in Communications and New Media Design from Art Center College of Design and his Bachelors of Architecture from USC. He is further supported by Eric Volkerman who is responsible for code development, programming and language design. He is a programmer and video game designer.


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    Dominique Shelton, Partner, Wildman, Harold
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    Elaine Gregory, Partner, Gregory, Fillias Associates