Allison Grafton, Rockwood Custom Homes
Allison Grafton is the dynamic president and founder of Rockwood Custom Homes. In 2009, this tenacious go-getter turned her passion into a business. Previously in investment banking, Allison has uniquely combined her financial know-how with her keen design eye to lead this sophisticated residential construction company based in Calgary, Alberta.
Today, this fledgling company of one in 2009, now has 35 employees and over 500 contractors. Allison has grown Rockwood into an industry leader with a sustained growth of over 1,600% since its inception. With a full suite of integrated construction, architectural and interior design services Rockwood is creating beautiful, functional custom homes and exclusive communities in the city of Calgary. Rockwood’s newest division, Rockwood Okanagan, also offers its signature style of luxury custom building in the heart of the BC interior.
As the president of Rockwood, Allison is widely recognized as a strong Canadian female leader and entrepreneur. As such, she has been featured in local and national media, and is a distinguished speaker, sharing her thought leadership on topics such as entrepreneurship, construction and design, gender relations in the workplace, leadership and more. In 2015, she won the prestigious RBC Women of Influence Momentum Award; in 2016, she was inducted into the WXN Hall of Fame. Allison is happily married to her husband Kevin and is a dedicated mother of three children.
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