Leadership Team

Brad Humphrey, Co-Founder & President of PDGpccid_team_brad

Brad Humphrey has been in the construction industry for more than 35 years. Starting as an apprentice plumber through his early years of college to being a partner in several construction companies, Brad has served at the front line through the senior leader levels, including ownership.

Brad’s Pinnacle Development Group team of professional consultants and coaches continue to provide growth and operational strategies to contractors of all size and specialty.  From strategic planning to team-building; from field leadership to business development; and, from human resources to client retention, PDG brings a freshness of ideas, techniques, and solutions to construction companies around the globe.

Having earned the nickname, The Contractor’s Best Friend, Brad authors a weekly column by that same name on-line.  Brad has authored some ten books and has had more than 150 articles published in construction and leadership magazines across the world.


Colby Humphrey, Senior Director, CCID  headshot

Colby Humphrey serves as the Senior Director for the Center for Competitive Intelligence & Development. Colby spent several years as a Market Analyst for the Texas A&M Engineering Extension Service (TEEX), where he assisted with economic development research for communities throughout the state of Texas.

With degrees from Baylor University & Texas A&M, and a certified Professional Researcher (PRC) through the Market Research Association, Colby has helped to connect entrepreneurs and new technologies, provided valuable construction intelligence about future building trends and needs, as well as serving as a policy analyst for the state of Tennessee.

Colby provides research and development expertise to the CCID as well as assisting construction companies identify targeted needs that strengthen their business development and marketing efforts.