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The Weitz Company Welcomes Bravo as Business Development Director in Fort Lauderdale, Florida

Ruben Bravo
Ruben Bravo
FORT LAUDERDALE, FL — The Weitz Company welcomes Ruben Bravo to his new role as Business Development Director for the company’s Fort Lauderdale office. With over two decades of experience paired with an international perspective, Bravo is positioned to lead a new chapter of growth in South Florida.

Bravo began his career in the construction industry in Chile, working as a Construction Analyst. From there, his career progressed through various roles in the United States, including Project Engineer, Project Manager, Project Executive, and Business Development Manager.

In his current role as Director of Business Development at Weitz, Bravo will grow relationships and increase the company’s presence across the South Florida market. He will focus on multiple segments including commercial, aviation, higher education, and government, with an emphasis on client relationships. Bravo said that authenticity is the cornerstone of every successful client interaction.

"When we approach our clients with authenticity and candidness, we create an atmosphere of trust and transparency," Bravo said. "It is about being genuine in our communication and actively listening to our client’s needs. By taking a personal interest in their project goals and challenges, we understand their unique requirements and demonstrate our commitment to their success."

Bravo graduated from the Pontifical Catholic University of Chile, where he earned his bachelor’s degree in civil construction technology and his master’s degree in construction administration. He then attended Florida International University in Miami, where he received his master’s degree in construction management. Bravo is LEED AP BD+C accredited by the United States Green Building Council and is a Florida Green Building Coalition Designated Professional. He is in the Board of Directors for Broward Partnership for the Homeless and sits on the Construction Committee for Carrfour Supportive Housing.

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