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Jay Fernandes is a distinguished military Veteran who has spent 15 years serving our nation as a Combat Engineer and Heavy Equipment Operator. During his military career, Jay honed his skills in operating a wide array of heavy construction equipment, including dozers, bobcats, case loaders, hyex, scrapers, and dump trucks, among others. His specialization in demolition as a combat engineer showcases his attention to detail and his ability to work under high-pressure situations with precision and efficiency.

Education and Expertise: Jay's educational journey is equally impressive. He holds a Bachelor's degree in Business Management from California State University, Long Beach, and is currently pursuing a Master's degree, demonstrating his dedication to continuous learning and professional growth. This solid academic foundation, coupled with his extensive real-world experience, equips him with a comprehensive understanding of business strategies, project management, and operational intricacies within the construction industry.

A Commitment to Excellence: Under Jay Fernandes' leadership, GOFER Industries is driven by a commitment to delivering projects with unwavering quality, attention to detail, and timely execution. With his military background, Jay instills a strong sense of discipline, teamwork, and accountability into every aspect of the company's operations, ensuring that each project is executed with precision and purpose.

Beyond GOFER Industries: Outside of the entrepreneurial arena, Jay Fernandes is a devoted individual with a passion for multiple pursuits. A dedicated boxer, he approaches challenges in the ring with the same determination he applies to his projects. Furthermore, his dedication to family time underscores his belief in the importance of balance and maintaining strong personal connections. Jay's dedication extends beyond the professional and personal realms. He also runs a nonprofit organization called

"Be My Milagros," which focuses on providing invaluable resources to children residing in underserved communities. This endeavor exemplifies his commitment to giving back to society and fostering positive change in the lives of those who need it most.

Jay Fernandes

Founder/Chief Executive Officer


Rudy Gomez is a dedicated Army Veteran who served his country with honor and valor. Born and raised in Los Angeles, during his years of service, Rudy underwent rigorous training and demonstrated exceptional leadership skills. He was deployed various times, including active combat zones, where he exhibited unwavering bravery and commitment to his fellow soldiers. Throughout his military career, Rudy received several awards and accolades for his exemplary service, including the Purple Heart for injuries sustained in the line of duty. After completing multiple tours of duty, he made the difficult decision to retire from the military, transitioning to civilian life. With over a decade of hands-on experience in the construction industry, Rudy is a seasoned professional known for delivering exceptional results. Starting as an apprentice, Rudy quickly gained expertise in various aspects of construction, including project planning, site preparation, material sourcing, and team coordination.


Experience: throughout his career, Rudy has successfully contributed to a wide range of construction projects, from residential developments to commercial complexes. His keen attention to detail, strong problem-solving skills, and dedication to safety have consistently ensured projects are completed on time and within budget. Rudy has also demonstrated leadership abilities by effectively managing teams of skilled workers and subcontractors. Their ability to communicate complex technical concepts to both team members and clients has been a cornerstone of their success, fostering positive working relationships and exceeding client expectations. Whether overseeing large-scale construction ventures or executing intricate remodeling projects, Rudy brings passion and proficiency to every endeavor. His track record of transforming blueprints into reality showcases his unwavering dedication to the art and science of construction.

Rudy Gomez

Founder/Managing Member

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