Joseph F. Falbo, PE, Appointed
Chief of Staff to the President & CEO.

New York, NY, July 31, 2020 –BRAVO, A Cooperative Company, is pleased to announce the appointment of Joseph F. Falbo, PE as The Chief of Staff to the President & CEO of BRAVO Group. Joe brings to BRAVO a diverse 45+ year career in engineering and senior management in the New York, New Jersey and New England areas.

As BRAVO’s Chief of Staff, Joseph will serve as the strategic advisor directing all Operational, Business Development Policies, Affairs and Marketing to the Executive Office. He will report directly to Ehab Shehata, BRAVO’s President and Chief Executive Officer.

“I have maintained a professional relationship with Joseph for over 15 years,” said Mr. Shehata. “I am certain that he will provide BRAVO with the necessary direction that will resonate with our mission for growth and most importantly the client’s satisfaction.”

Prior to joining BRAVO, Joseph held various positions at AECOM and its legacy companies. Mr. Falbo served as Senior Vice President and a registered Professional Engineer, where he directed development in the Northeast Region for the Transportation, Water, Environmental, and Building Business Division lines. He also served as Senior Officer having full operational responsibilities, including sales for the transportation, water, energy, environmental and facilities business lines in the region. Mr. Falbo has also worked in a similar capacity for WSP and Ebasco.

Joseph’s vast experience includes spearheading projects with the Metropolitan Transportation Authority and its subsidiary agencies, NYS Department of Transportation, NYC Department of Environmental Protection, Battery Park City Authority, Port Authority of NY/NJ, NJ Transit, NJ Department of Transportation, NJ Department of Property Management, NJ Economic Development Authority and the Pennsylvania Department of Transportation. Some key projects that Joe was closely involved with include, Newark Public Schools ($1.6B), the Port Imperial Ferry Terminal ($40M), PANY/NJ Security Construction ($50M), and Hudson Bergen Light Rail DBOM ($1.4B).

Joseph is a registered Professional Engineer in New York and New Jersey. He holds a Bachelor’s Degree of Engineering (Civil) from the City College of New York.

About Bravo, A Cooperative Company

Bravo is the partnering of Velocity Architectural Services, Bradford Construction Corporation (WBE), and Chu Engineering (MBE). The cooperative brings together some of the industry’s most distinguished leaders and technical experts, united by their decades of experience modernizing vital infrastructure and iconic facilities throughout the New York metropolitan area. Bravo delivers value to its clients by offering the full breadth of architectural, engineering, and construction management services through an efficient organization that is structured to promote attentive client service, responsive project delivery, and quality. Through their offices in New York City, Long Island City, NY, and Newark, NJ, Bravo’s family of companies serve public and private clients covering a wide-range of markets, including education, government, transportation, real estate, healthcare, industrial, power, and water.

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