David Derakhshanian
Director of Denver Service & Special Projects
Encore Electric

David Derakhshanian directs Denver Service & Special Projects at Encore Electric, where he is responsible for the Denver Service & Special Projects Business Unit’s financial performance while providing overall leadership and direction for the sales team as well as field and operational teams. He will also ensure customer satisfaction and quality control measures are in place, while continuing to connect market drivers to the business.

David’s career started in Service & Special Projects. He began as a project engineer, eventually growing to be a project manager on the Gaylord of the Rockies Hotel and Resort, a nationally awarded project completed by Encore Electric that features more than 1,500 hotel rooms. Following his experience in the field, he served as the interim director of prefabrication services and has also spent time with the preconstruction team.

David was previously the operations manager for Denver Service & Special Projects. In this role, David used his industry knowledge, management skills, and service-orientated attitude to help the team achieve a high level of success. While he was working, he earned his MBA from the University of Colorado, and also completed Encore Electric leadership courses.

Outside of work Derakhshanian and his wife are outdoor enthusiasts and dedicated foodies who enjoy travel.