Where Building Begins

Whether your structure needs to go due to the ravages of time, a natural disaster, or hazardous materials, we are equipped to help you move forward. We enjoy being the first contractor on site to give new projects a clean slate and stable foundation. We want the next phase to proceed as quickly and safely as possible.

We are experts in heavy highway and structural demolition based in Lexington, KY but licensed throughout the region. Our leadership team has over 130 years of combined experience in commercial, governmental, industrial, and residential demolition, excavation, site work and hauling.

We …

  • are fully licensed and insured
  • own equipment
  • employ a full-time Safety and Compliance Officer
  • reclaim, recycle, and salvage materials
  • specialize in asbestos abatement, hazardous materials, and environmental remediation.

We have a broad range of experience—taking down everything from city blocks to bridges and schools.

Our Team

Colin Stout

Managing Member

With 20 years of experience in finance, accounting, estimating and management, Colin is able to assist customers with budgeting, planning, and understanding tactical and financial impacts of their projects. He enjoys knowing that Innovative Demolition teams are capable of tackling the most difficult of projects and drive results with data, hard work, and a breadth of industry knowledge held by very few others.


  • Over 20 years of construction management experience
  • Over $100 million in demolition projects estimated annually
  • 20 years of professional financial background and experience
Paul Sharp

Managing Member
Estimating/Executive Project Manager

Paul has 20 years of experience as a professional demolition manager, with a vast knowledge of large equipment and industry requirements. He is a respected leader, capable of producing highly-skilled and motivated teams who are focused on aggressively reducing or eliminating waste while maximizing productivity. He demonstrates authority in bridge, commercial, and residential demolition while streamlining business and financial activities.


  • Over 50 years of heavy equipment operating experience
  • Over $100 million in demolition projects estimated annually
  • Over 250 urban core projects completed
Jeff Metze

Managing Member
Executive Project Manager

Across 30 years of experience in sales, marketing, engineering and construction, Jeff learned that the best way to tackle the unique challenges and opportunities presented by each project is through proactive planning, scheduling, and data-driven processes. He thrives on improvement and follows through on commitments.


  • Over 15 years executive-level project management
  • 10+ years construction-specific project management
  • Led multiple urban core projects valued at over $1 million
Roger Fitzpatrick

Managing Member
Executive Project Manager

With 40 years of experience in demolition and construction management, Roger puts together teams that have a reputation for completing projects on time, on budget, and to the satisfaction of some of the most demanding clients in the southeastern region. He has a deep respect for the people, values, and team effort found at Innovative Demolition.


  • Over 50 years of industry-specific demolition experience
  • Extensive inner city and urban development demolition project experience
  • Over 25 years of executive-level company management
Mike Adkins

Inventory Purchasing Manager

Lozz Castillo

Operations Manager

Jessica Cornett

Assistant Project Manager

Brad Daugherty

Project Manager

Holli Hendrix


Jaclyn Isaacs


Brittany Rison

Safety & Compliance

Bryan Moore
Bryan Moore

Director of Operations

Bryan Moore
Mark Patrick

Project Manager

Professional Credentials & Affiliations

  • Licensed contractor in states of Kentucky, Tennessee, West Virginia, Ohio, and Indiana
  • Demolition and wrecking license for city of Louisville and state of Tennessee
  • 100% OSHA compliant
  • 100% First Aid trained
  • 100% Blood-Borne Pathogens trained
  • 100% Reasonable Suspicion trained
  • Drug-Free Workplace
  • Prequalified by Kentucky Transportation Cabinet
  • Member of Association of General Contractors, Kentucky chapter