Expert construction professional Socrates Bueno has over thirty years of experience within the industry in both private and public sectors. Early in his career he aspired to be a successful entrepreneur in the field- in which he has succeeded by founding CVG Construction Management. In addition to managing his corporation CVG Construction Management, he also serves as Vice President of Project Development for Grupo Trinidad and sits in the company’s Board of Directors. His expertise includes; contract management and negotiation, construction management implementation, project financial analysis and evaluation, and business development from conceptual ideas to fruition.
Socrates’ additional experience includes roles with ELM Construction Corp and founder of Whole Apple Construction based in New York City where he focused projects that include several Manhattan’s skyscrapers, commercial, schools and work for the Porth Authority of NY/NJ. Subsequent to his time in New York he founded Bueno and Associates Construction Company/America Group Hotel & Resorts based in the Dominican Republic and served as consultant on a Miami Beach- South Beach 280-unit condo conversion project.
In 2006 Mr. Bueno developed CVG proprietary’s MPS (management pro system)- a web-based software that integrates owners to permanent ongoing access to all areas of expertise such as budget, timeline, contract management, and cash flow management. Mr. Bueno has led successful operations in Florida, Texas, Costa Rica, Panama, Colombia, and the Dominican Republic, and has achieved an approximate of $1.50 billion combined project value throughout all existing CVG operations- these include project evaluation, and implementation of international procurement activities for clients.
Socrates is a native Dominican who has lived in various markets such as Miami, FL, San Jose, Costa Rica, and New York City, this has provided him with the vast experience and superlative knowledge needed in the industry. He is esteemed and well respected by clients and industry insiders alike.
Mr. Bueno’s education includes Specialization in Project Management program from the University of San Francisco, Project Management from Stetson University, Construction Management AMENY/NYU, Construction Direction INCAE Business School in San Jose Costa Rica. His industry affiliations include IPMA, PMI, Green Builders Association, AIA Allied Member and ASAPM. In his spare time, he enjoys playing the guitar, traveling, and spending time with his family