Bob is a born and bred local having grown up in Kearny, NJ. Bob is the oldest of 4 and attended Syracuse University with a dual degree in Finance and Marketing. Bob is married to Cindy who is an account executive for Jones Lang Lasalle and they have a 25 year old daughter who graduated from Johns Hopkins and currently lives in Manhatten.
Allied Building Products has been part of Bob’s family his whole life as his Dad, Bob Sr., joined the company in 1960. Allied is a national distributor of building materials having started in Jersey City and quickly become one of the largest suppliers of building materials in the United States. Bob joined a year out of college in 1985 starting at the bottom and slowly working his up. The family sold the business in 1996 to CRH/Oldcastle, an international building materials company based in Dublin Ireland. Upon his Dad’s retirement in 2000, CRH appointed Bob COO and then CEO in 2009. Today, Allied does roughly $2.5B in revenue, has more than 200 locations, 3400 employees and operates in 31 states. In addition to his duties at Allied, Bob sits on the Oldcastle America’s Board and the NRCA Industry Alliance.