James “JJ” Hellman, Division Manager for Waterproofing
JJ joined Black Roofing & Waterproofing in 2022, contributing his experience in both small and large projects which include Denver International Airport, local high rise hospital projects, and a multitude of multi-family projects. He has expertise in pre-applied & post-applied membranes, thermal insulation including spray foam, hot fluid-Applied waterproofing, traffic and pedestrian coatings, grout injection, cementitious waterproofing, air barriers, expansion joints, pavers, green roofs, joint sealants, and all commercial & residential waterproofing systems. JJ is very relationship driven and insists on a high level of customer service, teamwork, quality construction practices, combined with a rigorous safety program, to ensure a successful project.
Dylan McLaughlin, Project Manager/Waterproofing
Dylan joined Black Roofing & Waterproofing in 2014. He has been estimating and project managing commercial waterproofing projects in the Colorado Market since 2003. His expertise lies in budgeting projects from conceptual phase on and managing landed projects through substantial completion. Projects of record include Dick’s Sporting Goods Park, Colorado Springs Memorial Hospital, 1800 Larimer, Denver Justice Center and Courthouse, CU Biotech, 300 17th Street Renovation, Speer and Bannock, Chase Bank Data Centers, CU Case, 5050 Syracuse, and Boulder Country Club Remodel.
Paul Poletti, Project Manager / Waterproofing
Paul joined Black Roofing & Waterproofing in 2022. He started his construction career in 1990 as a field laborer and then graduated from Colorado State University with a degree in Construction Management. He has gained expertise in construction management for over 30 years working in project management, estimating, office management, and leadership roles in the waterproofing industry. He is responsible for generating, estimating, and coordinating multiple large commercial waterproofing projects. Paul is highly trained and certified with all major manufacturers and suppliers and works with contractors and architects from design to completion, assuring a successful project. Notable projects include, Ralph L. Carr Judicial Center, CSU Stadium, Boulder Community Hospital, Mile High Stadium, One Riverfront Park, SCL Health Replacement Hospital, 633 17th Street Plaza Replacement, and Block 176.
Steve Vero, Superintendent
Steve started his waterproofing career in 2010. He brought his expert knowledge and dedicated work ethic to Black Roofing & Waterproofing in 2017. Starting as a foreman in the waterproofing division, Steve proved his abilities and quickly was promoted to a Superintendent role where he manages, and budgets commercial waterproofing construction projects. His knowledge of waterproofing applications is notable and valued by contractors and within the waterproofing division.
Aaron Raymond, Superintendent
Aaron started his waterproofing career with Black Roofing & Waterproofing in 2017. Shortly after being hired, he was running spray applied jobs, steadily working his way up to a foreman position in 2019. Aaron enjoys the challenge of troubleshooting problems as they come up and working steadily to complete a job accurately. He is a firm believer that communication is key when it comes to the success of a job. Aaron was promoted to Superintendent for the waterproofing department in 2021. His proficient work practices, skills and drive are a true strength for Black Roofing & Waterproofing.
Tzveta Ivanova, Senior Project Coordinator Roofing and Waterproofing
Tzveta has been in the waterproofing industry since 2001. She found her love for the construction industry back in 2000 and joined the Black Roofing & Waterproofing team in May of 2016. She is crucial to all roofing and waterproofing projects that Black Roofing & Waterproofing attains. Her experience with managing communication among project team members and general contractors to ensure proper coordination between the different departments cannot be substituted. Tzveta delivers project directives very timely. Her support includes, but is not limited to, all processes through bid and submittal preparation, LEEDS documentation, contract administration, accounting and job closeout.
Jamie Schoepflin, Project Coordinator
Jamie joined Black Roofing in 2020. Originally from the East Coast, now a Colorado resident. Jamie started as the receptionist, but as she took on more responsibilities she moved up to office/payroll/ap assistant, doing payroll, AP entry, office management. At the end of 2022 Jamie was promoted to a project coordinator position in the waterproofing department. She assists with bid and submittal preparation, contract administration, job closeout, the subcontractor program and certified payroll.