Source: CB Insights

The Signal: Last month we wrote about the global looming shortage of skilled tradespeople. We got a ton of responses, one of which was from Trendster Eric Whobrey, the director of technology at construction firm Arco/Murray.

We interviewed Whobrey, who dished on the biggest opportunities in construction tech, which is on track to see a rebound in VC funding despite the economic downturn. The industry has attracted ~$6.3B since 2015.