Gilbane named in top 100 Best Places to Work in New York City

Gilbane Building Company has been named 92nd in the top 100 Best Places to Work in New York City by Crain’s New York Business.

This survey and awards program identifies, recognizes and honors the best employers in New York City, benefiting the city’s economy, workforce and businesses, and Gilbane is proud to be recognized for a unique culture and client-focused workplace.

Building a best place to work is a priority at Gilbane. Providing a great workplace creates empowered employees who achieve successful results and feel a strong sense of job satisfaction.Ultimately this culture is passed onto Gilbane clients, who benefit from motivated, focused and quality teams that achieve innovative outcomes.

The Gilbane focus is on creating a supportive team environment that encourages creativity, innovation and teamwork, while staying true to the distinctive family-style culture and core values. Gilbane Building Company’s New York Division Head, William Gilbane III attributes this accomplishment to being a sixth generation, 143-year-old, family-owned business, with a culture of caring that treats every employee as a trusted member of the Gilbane family.

“It’s a genuine achievement to be recognized by Crain’s as one of New York City’s Best Places to Work and we’re thrilled to share this honor with such great companies on the top 100 list. Our New York team members make Gilbane a great place to work every day and I’m grateful to have each of them as part of our Gilbane family,” Mr. Gilbane said.

With 171% growth in the past year, the Gilbane New York team has increased their team from 264 people to 381 people, demonstrating the importance and value of a strong people strategy. This list was unveiled on Friday, December 2, 2016, at a celebratory luncheon in New York City. For more information on the Best Places to Work in New York City program, visit


Gilbane provides a full slate of construction and facilities-related services, from pre-construction planning and integrated consulting capabilities, through to comprehensive construction management, close-out and facility management services. Since 1949, Gilbane has been delivering construction services in New York for clients across various market sectors including commercial office, multi-unit and high rise residential, cultural, education, healthcare, public sector, mission critical and science and technology.

Founded in 1873 and still a privately held, family-owned company, Gilbane has more than 50 office locations around the world. For more information, visit