Gene is owner and CSO of Thrive Home Builders in Denver, Colorado. By virtue of its unprecedented 13 Grand Awards for Housing Innovation from the United States Department of Energy over 10 consecutive years, Thrive is among the nation’s best builders of energy efficient homes. Thrive is also among the nation’s leading healthy home builders as evidenced by numerous EPA Indoor airPLUS Leader Awards and its designation as Leader of the Year in 2019.
National recognition of Thrive include Builder of the Year in 2017 by Professional Builder magazine and National Housing Quality Bronze and Silver Awards. Gene recently received the EEBA Legend Award for his lifetime achievement and was named the 2021 Sustainability Superhero by Green Builder magazine. Gene’s current efforts include leading Thrive Home Builders to carbon neutrality.
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