Building Opportunity Course Graduates

Robert Horsford

Apex Building Company, Inc.

Robert Horsford was a member of the development team awarded the 263-267 West 126th Street site through the M/WBE Building Opportunity RFP competition.

As president of Apex Building Company, Robert Horsford ('15) has overseen the direction of the firm. He has hands-on experience dealing with day to day activities of construction and real estate development. He has over 30 years of experience in construction and project management. Robert gained experience working in his family business that was established in 1945. He served as Project Manager for Gilbane Building Company and Verizon before starting his own company in 1997. Robert has served as Project Manager on a $1.5 billion global construction project in over 10 countries in Asia, Europe and North Africa for Bell Atlantic. Currently, he serves on the Board of Directors for the Greater Harlem Real Estate Board and NY State Association for Affordable Housing.