• Jim Weaver

    Chief Executive Officer / Owner

  • Dave Vanderbeek, MBA

    President & COO / Owner

  • Kelly Johnson

    Senior Project Accountant

  • Andy Weaver

    VP of Preconstruction

  • John Rose

    VP of Operations

  • Nathan Britz

    Director of Estimating

  • Alicia King

    Detailing Manager

  • Jason Lucas

    Director of Sales & Marketing

  • Robert Kraft

    Director of Plant Operations

  • Briton Kitching

    Director of Engineering

  • Jerry Love

    Senior Project Manager

  • Jason Rowe

    Assistant Project Manager

  • Anthony Bucher

    Facilities Maintenance Manager

  • Jason Curtis

    Inventory Control Specialist

  • Kyle Gorowski

    Assistant Project Manager

  • Ryan Weaver

    Detailing Manager

  • Rickey Griffith

    Fitter

  • Alexa Castilleja

    Project Coordinator

  • Jason Binkley

    Quality Control

  • Travis McCormick

    Welder

  • Amanda Vizcaino

    Procurement

  • Mike Serrano

    Parts Processor

  • Robert Curtin

    Welder

  • Russ Churchill

    Estimator

  • Josue Nunez

    Parts Processor

  • Rudy Ybarra

    Yard Foreman

  • Ryan Skala

    Welder

  • Fidel Guerra Guzman

    Painter

  • Carlos Lawson

    Painter

  • Deavon Thomas

    Welder

  • Kirby Fougner

    Welder

  • Damian Vander Weg

    Welder

  • Shaun Riggins

    Welder

  • Efrain Flores

    Welder

  • Abien Triana

    Welder

  • Preston Shurtleff

    Welder

  • Josh Pool

    Welder

  • Trevor Rouse

    Welder

  • Andrew Cooper

    Welder

  • Erik Herian

    Welder

  • Joe Haralson

    Safety Consultant

  • Larry Snoberger

    Fitter

  • Courtney Neill

    Assistant Project Manager

  • Benjamin Becker

    Welder

  • Brian Fishburn

    Fitter

  • Cavrin Cowan

    Welder

  • Chris Stinson

    Logistics

  • Sammy

    CES Mascot

  • Jonathan Candy

    Welder

  • Barry Young

    Detailing Manager

  • Greg Martinez

    Logistics

  • Frank Pfeiffer

    Parts Processor

  • Mak

    Offshore Team Manager

  • Vamshi Krishna

    Modeler & Detailer

  • Suresh

    Detailer

  • Sharath Siddam

    Checker

  • Sarat

    Offshore Team Manager

  • Vamshi

    Modeler & Detailer

  • Kavya

    Project Leader

  • Dheeraj

    Senior Checker

  • Amol

    Modeler & Detailer

  • Bhaskar

    Modeler & Detailer

  • Kalyan

    Modeler & Detailer

  • Alekhya

    Detailer

Jim Weaver

Chief Executive Officer / Owner

Jim Weaver, the CEO of Cutting Edge Steel, has been involved in Misc. Metals Fabrication since 1997. He started working in steel fabrication as a fabricator, was promoted several times within the first year, and broke out on his own in 1999 and has been an owner ever since. He has experience with various sized Misc. Metals projects up to $6.5 million in steel fabrication. Jim and his team concurrently manage several large projects in different stages of completion while meeting or exceeding expectations for safety, quality, efficiency, and schedule.

Dave Vanderbeek, MBA

President & COO / Owner

After leaving active duty in the U.S. Army in 2004, Dave began his career in ornamental iron and landscaping on the west coast as a designer and salesman.  Shortly after, he shifted his focus completely into steel construction.  His background includes estimating, project management, business development and organizational development in structural and miscellaneous metals.  Dave has a M.B.A. from Regis University and is focused on organizational performance leadership throughout his studies.  His current focus is on leading CES’ team in implementing a learning organization approach to integrating education through communication and a systems thinking mindset to develop a ‘one system, one team’ culture.

Kelly Johnson

Senior Project Accountant

Andy Weaver

VP of Preconstruction

Andy started his career with Cutting Edge Steel as a driver and painter in 2008 and has grown along with the company, currently leading our project team as senior project manager.  He spent time as a parts processor, welder, and purchaser before transitioning to project management in 2012.  Andy has a B.A. from the University of Wisconsin. His focus has been on improving scheduling and management processes to maximize efficiency and productivity within the company and for our customers.

John Rose

VP of Operations

Nathan Britz

Director of Estimating

Nathan Britz has over 20 years of experience in the steel industry with projects ranging from Chicago to Denver. During his time in the industry he has successfully filled the roles of estimator; sales manager; and project manager on projects in the commercial, institutional, and industrial sectors. At CES, he is focused on accurate and on time estimates that meet CES and customers’ expectations. Nathan holds a B.S. in Political Science from St. Cloud State University. In his free time Nathan enjoys spending time with his family and playing tennis.

Alicia King

Detailing Manager

Alicia is an experienced senior detailer with a demonstrated history of working in the construction industry. She is skilled in AutoCAD, Tekla Structures, Fabtrol, Advance Steel and her core industry scopes include metal fabrication in structural and miscellaneous steel, Building Information Modeling (BIM), and account management. Alicia has a B.A. with focus in applied management from National American University.

Jason Lucas

Director of Sales & Marketing

Robert Kraft

Director of Plant Operations

Robert has over 23 years in the miscellaneous metals industry and is proud to have provided the state of Colorado and 14 other states with our works. Roberts greatest personal accomplishment was fabricating the rail and boardwalk for famous Hanging Lake. Robert notes that he is no relation to the new England Patriots owner as he’s the ultimate Broncos fan! Robert values faith and family and enjoys mountain biking along Colorado’s front range when he’s not at work.

Briton Kitching

Director of Engineering

Briton has over 39 years of construction experience and entered into the fabrication industry in 1984 as a structural draftsman. His wide range of experience includes structural engineering, general contracting, structural fabrication and extensive time at three well known stair fabricators. Briton has been involved in some of the most high-profile projects in the region including DIA’s original construction, Mile High Stadium’s original construction, CSU Stadium’s original construction and upgrades to Folsom Field and most recently the United States Olympic Museum.

Jerry Love

Senior Project Manager

Jason Rowe

Assistant Project Manager

Anthony Bucher

Facilities Maintenance Manager

Jason Curtis

Inventory Control Specialist

Kyle Gorowski

Assistant Project Manager

Ryan Weaver

Detailing Manager

Rickey Griffith

Fitter

Alexa Castilleja

Project Coordinator

Jason Binkley

Quality Control

Travis McCormick

Welder

Amanda Vizcaino

Procurement

Mike Serrano

Parts Processor

Robert Curtin

Welder

Russ Churchill

Estimator

Josue Nunez

Parts Processor

Rudy Ybarra

Yard Foreman

Ryan Skala

Welder

Fidel Guerra Guzman

Painter

Carlos Lawson

Painter

Deavon Thomas

Welder

Kirby Fougner

Welder

Damian Vander Weg

Welder

Shaun Riggins

Welder

Efrain Flores

Welder

Abien Triana

Welder

Preston Shurtleff

Welder

Josh Pool

Welder

Trevor Rouse

Welder

Andrew Cooper

Welder

Erik Herian

Welder

Joe Haralson

Safety Consultant

Larry Snoberger

Fitter

Courtney Neill

Assistant Project Manager

Benjamin Becker

Welder

Brian Fishburn

Fitter

Cavrin Cowan

Welder

Chris Stinson

Logistics

Sammy

CES Mascot

Jonathan Candy

Welder

Barry Young

Detailing Manager

Greg Martinez

Logistics

Frank Pfeiffer

Parts Processor

Mak

Offshore Team Manager

Vamshi Krishna

Modeler & Detailer

Suresh

Detailer

Sharath Siddam

Checker

Sarat

Offshore Team Manager

Vamshi

Modeler & Detailer

Kavya

Project Leader

Dheeraj

Senior Checker

Amol

Modeler & Detailer

Bhaskar

Modeler & Detailer

Kalyan

Modeler & Detailer

Alekhya

Detailer