Malachi Salcido

Founder and Chief Executive Officer

As the founder of Salcido Enterprises, LLC, Malachi strategically negotiates land and power agreements to position the firm as the blockchain and cryptocurrency mining leader in the US. Salcido Enterprises currently operates one of the largest ASIC server operations in the US.

Malachi’s full service contracting business, The Salcido Connection, Inc., enjoys its status as a 16-year multi-disciplined contracting and project development firm in Central Washington state; the largest in the region. He is the founder, owner, and President of the firm, with a six-person management team in place that oversees all aspects of the day-to- day operations of this rapidly growing design-build & negotiated price 40-employee contracting firm. Specializations include heavy mechanical, facilities, major electrical, site development, utilities / telecommunications / dataspace / critical infrastructure environments, and both State & Federal specialized contracting opportunities.

Malachi’s formal training includes technical trade school, accounting, and finance degrees. He is licensed as a Certified Public Accountant, and spent several years practicing for a large regional firm while operating his then start-up contracting business. He is also licensed as a Master Electrician in Washington State, and holds a Bachelor of Science, Accounting and Finance, from Central Washington University, Ellensburg, Washington. A frequent presenter and keynote speaker, Malachi most recently delivered the keynote address at the annual Mid-C Seminar, which explores current issues facing the West including the new market initiatives, the evolving market, and local Mid-C challenges.


Michelle Hoffman

Chief Financial Officer

Michelle oversees and manages all accounting and financial operations, implements operational best practices, manages budgets and employee benefits for Salcido Connection. A 10-year member of the team, Michelle holds degrees in accounting and computer applications and has training in employment law.


Rob Fritz

Chief Operating Officer

Rob handles the daily operations of the Salcido Connection, including management oversight and production coordination with all areas of the company. In his role, Rob develops growth strategies that align with company goals and values and ensures the highest levels of customer satisfaction. Rob’s has over 20 years of experience in the electrical trade and holds a Washington State Electrical Administrator license.