We envision...

A future where every structure we build stands as a testament to our unwavering commitment to excellence. We see a world where safety is paramount, integrity is unwavering, efficiency is second nature, and partnerships are the cornerstone of our success. 

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Partners in precision

Forge Constructors, formerly known as JFB Construction, emerged over half a decade ago as the in-house construction division of a thriving commercial development and management enterprise. From inception, our mission has been to cater to every requirement of tenants within their spaces, encompassing build-outs, renovations, make-ready projects, ground-up construction, and comprehensive preconstruction services.

Remarkably, our team’s exceptional performance often led tenants to engage us directly for additional projects, extending beyond initial collaborations to encompass new construction ventures across various offices and locations.

Our journey has been a relentless pursuit of excellence, encountering and conquering every conceivable scenario and delivery method in service of our clients. In 2017, this dedication and expertise propelled Forge Constructors to become an independent entity, specializing in constructing spaces for commercial offices, retail establishments, and non-profit organizations.

What defines us is a “tried and true” mentality, rooted in a wealth of experience and bolstered by cutting-edge solutions. We stand unwavering in our commitment to paramount safety, relying on instinct and ingenuity to overcome challenges and deliver results that exceed expectations.

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Our mission at Forge Constructors is to be your partner in precision.

We are dedicated to the highest standards of safety, ensuring that every project we undertake prioritizes the well-being of our team, clients, and the communities we serve. We operate with unwavering integrity, upholding transparency, honesty, and ethical practices in all our endeavors. Efficiency is at the core of everything we do, delivering projects on time and on budget without compromising quality.

We believe that true success is built upon partnerships. We collaborate closely with our clients, subcontractors, and stakeholders, fostering relationships based on trust and mutual respect. Through these partnerships, we bring precision and innovation to every project, turning visions into reality. Together, we create enduring structures that stand as a testament to our commitment to excellence.

At Forge Constructors, we don’t just build buildings; we build lasting legacies of safety, integrity, efficiency, and partnership. We make a positive impact on the world by constructing exceptional structures that endure the test of time.

Our vision is to be a leader in the commercial construction industry, continually pushing boundaries to exceed expectations and redefine excellence.


Josh Bar-Yadin

Managing Partner

Josh Bar-Yadin founded Forge Constructors in 2017 (formerly JFB Construction) and continues to oversee the company and its growing team. Prior to founding Forge, Josh was a founding member of Entrada Partners, a commercial real estate investment company based in Dallas with industrial, office, retail, and multi-family assets held across Texas. Josh managed all construction services for Entrada’s real estate and with a growing portfolio, Josh saw the need for efficient and consistent service to drive maximum results. With this continued growth, Josh also saw an opportunity to expand services to other real estate and business owners – and Forge Constructors as forged.

With a remarkable track record, Josh has amassed a wealth of experience in construction services. He has directed initiatives that have revitalized over 3.5 million square feet of commercial space and more than 1,000 multi-family residences, with a cumulative worth exceeding $50 million in the San Antonio, Austin, and Dallas regions.

A graduate of The University of Texas at San Antonio, Josh holds a Bachelor’s degree in Business Finance and Marketing and has contributed to the university’s legacy through service on the UTSA Alumni Association Executive Board. His diverse professional background includes a stint with United Fashions as a Project Manager and a leadership role at UPS, where he was a Finance/Operations Supervisor managing a team of 170 across Central Texas.


Eric Goodwin

Director of Business Development

With more than 26 years in Senior Project Management, Eric focuses his time on business development and operations management. A performance-driven leader, Eric has an impressive track record in sales acquisition and a strategic approach to client relationship cultivation. His expertise lies in his ability to not only understand the nuanced needs of his clients but also in fostering long-term partnerships that drive mutual success.

His approach is characterized by a keen eye for detail and a commitment to operational efficiency, which has consistently resulted in the successful execution of projects and the expansion of business portfolios.

Eric has worked successfully on projects of all types including commercial, K-12, higher education, healthcare, hospitality, industrial, multifamily, student housing, office, retail, restaurant, and sports.

John Clark

Vice President of Operations

John Clark, the Vice President of Operations at Forge Constructors, is a highly experienced construction management professional with a 30-year track record of outstanding performance. He has a proven history of successfully managing and improving construction companies, handling projects for startups and Fortune 500 firms across multiple states, and excelling in various construction sectors, including Commercial, Multifamily, Retail, Hospitality, Medical, and Restaurants. With comprehensive expertise in budgeting and finance, strategic planning, subcontractor/vendor relationships, and resource allocation, John is a results-driven leader. His multiple-state General Contracting licenses reflect his commitment to the highest quality standards. Under his guidance, Forge Constructors consistently delivers exceptional construction projects from start to finish.

Christian Foster

Director of Human Resources

Christian Foster is an accomplished HR professional with a strong foundation in people management and talent acquisition. With a background that combines academic excellence and real-world experience, Christian has proven expertise in building and nurturing HR departments to foster healthy and thriving workplaces. Christian is a graduate of Stephen F. Austin State University and is a certified Professional in Human Resources (PHR) through the Human Resources Certification Institute (HRCI). With a passion for creating happy and productive work environments, Christian’s career journey includes key roles that have significantly impacted
both teams and organizations.

As the Director of Human Resources at Forge Constructors, Christian is dedicated to procuring and retaining top-tier talent that aligns with the company’s vision. With a focus on recruiting, performance management, and solid HR foundations, Christian ensures that the team thrives and remains productive. Christian’s commitment to creating happy and healthy workplaces is not only a professional aspiration but a driving force that underlines her role as a strategic HR leader.

Trusted by Our Clients

Our dedicated leadership team combines years of hands-on experience with a passion for building not just structures, but stronger communities. Together, they model Forge Constructor’s core values of safety, integrity, efficiency, and partnership.

We believe that leadership is not just about directing teams; it’s about inspiring innovation, fostering an environment where talent thrives, and leading the charge in exceptional customer service. Our commitment to building excellence starts at the very top.