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          Shelley and Dominick Armato

          Shelley is the Founder and CEO of MySmartPlans. Her husband Dominick is Co-founder and President. They suffered firsthand the effects of chaos in the industry. Dominick, a 45-year contractor, was wildly successful and one project with insufficient data caused them to shut the doors on that company. But they rose again and reinvented the construction industry by streamlining the business.

          MySmartPlans is a software-as-a-service solution with an experienced digital information librarian as part of your team, who creates transparency, organization, and efficiency in construction projects. They are the driving force behind Data Governance, which mitigates the risk associated with insufficient document oversight. MySmartPlans has been improving the industry for 16 years and has a revenue aggregate of over 19 billion dollars. Build on time, on schedule, and with audited as pre-discovery files that are proven to prevent litigation!

          Honors & Awards

          Business Of The Year
          Kansas Women-Owned Businesses 2017

          Rule Breaker Award
          New York Rule Breakers 2015

          25 Outstanding Businesses Under 25 Employees
          Twenty Five – 25  2012

          CEO of the Year
          City Union Mission 2009

          Women Who Mean Business
          Biz Journal 2009

          Vision of Excellence
          National Association of Women in Construction – 2009

          About MySmartPlans

          Shelley Armato and Dominick Armato

          Shelley is the Founder and CEO of MySmartPlans. Her husband Dominick is Co-founder and President. They suffered firsthand the effects of chaos in the industry. Dominick, a 45-year contractor, was wildly successful and one project with insufficient data caused them to shut the doors on that company. But they rose again and reinvented the construction industry by streamlining the business.

          MySmartPlans is a software-as-a-service solution with an experienced digital information librarian as part of your team, who creates transparency, organization, and efficiency in construction projects. They are the driving force behind Data Governance, which mitigates the risk associated with insufficient document oversight. MySmartPlans has been improving the industry for 16 years and has a revenue aggregate of over 19 billion dollars. Build on time, on schedule, and with audited as pre-discovery files that are proven to prevent litigation!

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      100% of our 2,130 projects were protected from litigation

      $23 billion in project value completed

      99.9% of projects were completed on time & on budget

      18% project on-site savings

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Build with One Source of Truth

Build with One Source of Truth: Streamline Construction Processes for Efficient Project Completion

Overview

In the fast-paced world of construction project management, efficiency and accuracy are paramount. With numerous stakeholders, tight timelines, and complex workflows, it’s crucial to have a reliable software solution that can streamline processes and ensure the successful completion of projects. This is where the concept of building with one source of truth comes into play.

What is One Source of Truth?

In the context of construction project management, one source of truth refers to a centralized repository of data that serves as the single, authoritative reference for all project-related information. It eliminates the need for multiple versions of documents and ensures that everyone involved in the project is working with the most up-to-date and accurate data.

Why is One Source of Truth Important?

  1. Transparency and Collaboration: With one source of truth, all project stakeholders have access to the same information at the same time. This fosters transparency and enables effective collaboration among team members, reducing the chances of miscommunication and misunderstandings.

  2. Increased Efficiency: By eliminating the need to search for information across various platforms or documents, construction project teams can save valuable time and effort. They can easily access relevant information, such as plans, drawings, specifications, and contracts, from a single source, leading to increased efficiency in decision-making and execution.

  3. Data Integrity and Accuracy: In a complex construction project, maintaining data integrity and accuracy is crucial. When multiple versions of documents are circulating among team members, there is a higher risk of inconsistencies and errors. With one source of truth, the risk of outdated or faulty information is significantly reduced, ensuring reliable data throughout the project lifecycle.

  4. Audit Readiness and Compliance: Construction projects often require compliance with regulatory standards and codes. Having one source of truth allows project teams to easily provide auditors with accurate and complete documentation, ensuring a smooth and successful audit process.

  5. Facilitates Facility Turnover: At the end of a construction project, the facility is handed over to the client or owner. Having a well-maintained and comprehensive one source of truth makes the turnover process smoother and more efficient. It allows the client to receive all relevant project information, including warranties, maintenance schedules, and operating manuals, in a structured and organized manner, ensuring a seamless transition to operations.

Transforming Construction Projects with One Source of Truth

Implementing a software solution that supports one source of truth can revolutionize construction project management. Here are some key features and benefits of such a solution:

  1. Centralized Data Storage: A dedicated platform allows construction project teams to store all project-related information, including documents, drawings, emails, and communication logs, in a centralized location. This ensures that all team members can access the latest information, reducing the risk of working with outdated data.

  2. Version Control and Document Management: With one source of truth software, construction project teams can easily manage document versions and revisions. The software tracks changes and provides a clear audit trail, allowing team members to see who made modifications and when. This prevents confusion and ensures that everyone is working with the most recent version of documents.

  3. Real-time Collaboration: Collaboration features in a one source of truth software enable seamless communication and collaboration among project stakeholders. Team members can comment on documents, assign tasks, and receive notifications, promoting effective teamwork and reducing delays caused by inefficient communication channels.

  4. Customizable Workflows: Every construction project is unique, with different processes and workflows. One source of truth software allows project managers to customize workflows to align with the specific requirements of their projects. This streamlines processes, reduces bottlenecks, and improves overall project efficiency.

  5. Reporting and Analytics: Data captured within a one source of truth software provides valuable insights into project performance. Project managers can generate reports and analyze key metrics to identify areas for improvement, track project progress, and make data-driven decisions.

  6. Integration with Existing Tools: To maximize efficiency, a one source of truth software should seamlessly integrate with existing tools and platforms used in the construction industry, such as CAD software, project scheduling software, and accounting systems. This eliminates the need for manual data entry and ensures a smooth flow of information across different systems.

Conclusion

In today’s competitive construction industry, optimizing processes and ensuring project success is paramount. By building with one source of truth, construction project managers and teams can streamline their workflows, enhance collaboration, and improve overall efficiency. With a reliable software solution that supports one source of truth, construction professionals can confidently navigate complex projects, deliver high-quality results, and exceed client expectations. Embrace the power of one source of truth and take your construction projects to new heights of success.

MySmartPlans is the leading software solution for construction project management, offering transparency, organization, and efficiency to ensure on-time and on-budget completion of projects. With our experienced digital information librarians and data governance capabilities, we help mitigate risks and prevent litigation in the construction industry.

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