The candidate is Chairman and Chief Executive Officer of Gilbane, Inc. and Chairman of Gilbane Building Company. He is credited with being a driving force behind Gilbane Building Company’s expansion beyond the US domestic market. The candidate joined Gilbane Building Company in 1970 and has served in numerous field and office positions. Under his guidance, Gilbane operates with a “one company” philosophy that maximizes the organization’s resources and expertise on projects and business pursuits. His leadership exemplifies strong family culture and values advocating a continued commitment to ensuring the highest standards on safety, ethics and core values. A graduate of Harvard Graduate School of Business’ Advanced Management Program, the candidate earned a Master’s degree from the Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) in Civil Engineering while majoring in Project Management. He received a Bachelor’s degree in Business Management at Babson College and has a certificate in Building Construction from the Rhode Island School of Design. The candidate attended Brown University for three years and served six years in the Army National Guard’s Engineer Battalion as a 2nd Lieutenant.
Family-owned Gilbane, Inc. has served the construction and real estate industry for five generations. Founded by William Gilbane in 1873, the company operates through chief subsidiaries: Gilbane Building and Gilbane Development Company. Its building arm provides construction management, contracting, and design and build services to construct office buildings, manufacturing plants, schools, and prisons. Signature projects include the National WWII Memorial and Capitol Visitors Center in Washington, DC. Gilbane Development offers real estate development, property management, financing, and asset repositioning services to its clients in Maryland, Ohio, Pennsylvania, Rhode Island, and Vermont.
Candidate ID: 117699