Oswaldo (Ozzie) Hernandez
Vice President of Construction and Senior Project Manager
Oswaldo (Ozzie) Hernandez is Vice President of Construction and Senior Project Manager of Meyers Group, a fully integrated multi-family, hotel and mixed-use real estate development and management firm headquartered in Coral Gables, Florida with regional operations in El Paso, Texas.
Mr. Hernandez’s primary responsibility is to ensure the overall success of each project by leading different design teams and contractors through the preconstruction, construction and closeout phases for multiple multimillion dollar projects – concurrently on time and budget. He has over two decades of experience in multiple sectors of the industry and has made a substantial contribution to develop building sustainability, new technology and value engineering for prestigious organizations and very prominent projects in the South Florida area and the Caribbean. Notable projects include: 1000 Museum by Zaha Hadid, Paraiso Complex, Biscayne Beach Residences, Paraiso Complex, Mariners Village, Santa Barbara Estates, Santa Monica,Santa Catalina, Montecarlo, Riverside, CC Las Trinitarias, CC, La Granja and several Ferreterias EPA.
When he was 14 years old, Mr. Hernandez began working in construction at the family business during school vacations, which gave him a healthy respect for hard work. Over the span of his career, he has served as a Project Engineer, Project Manager, Director of Construction, Senior Project Manager and Vice President of Construction for a number of projects throughout the region. Throughout his tenure, Mr. Hernandez has established valuable relationships within the South Florida real estate development, governmental agencies and contractor communities. He earned a B.S. in Civil Engineering and Structural Engineering along with a Master’s Degree in Business Administration in the prestigious Universidad de Carabobo, Venezuela and is an active member in several engineering and construction associations in the South Florida Area and throughout the United States.
His primary mission statement is “Make a positive impact on many people, have meaningful relationships and live with passion, intensity, drive and energy that inspires others to do the same.”