With deep roots in California’s technical resources and engineering design landscape, Darnell Technical Services has seen amazing growth over the past 25 years. As a go to leader in the industry, company founders Pamanita and Rodney Hopkins work with members of the media, community organizations and agencies to get the word out about the wealth of engineering talent and projects in today’s increasingly diverse business climate.

  • Senator Lou Correa’s Award, “Small Businesses Make A Difference” – Small Business Development Center
  • “Thinking Small is Big Business in OC” – Orange County Business Journal
  • UCLA Anderson School of Management Development for Entrepreneurs 2014


  • Sempra Energy – Infinity Business Solutions (Mastering Business Growth, 2013)


  • 2013 Turner School of Construction Management


  • Metropolitan Water District Business Outreach Program, 2012 Los Angeles


  • Southern California Gas Company – Diverse Business Enterprises Program – Small Business Boot Camp I & II, 2011-2012


  • The Small Business Institute Director’s Association Program – California State University Fullerton, 2012