Bob Schickedanz was elected as President of the Ontario Home Builders Association to serve a one-year term from September 2019 to September 2020 and is Immediate Past President of Simcoe County Home Builders Association. However, with the challenging and uncertain times our industry faced, Bob continued to serve a second term as President of OHBA.
Bob grew up in a family home construction and land development business (2nd generation) and is very proud to have a 3rd generation now working and contributing to the success of FarSight Homes. Bob’s brother Rick, Founder and President of FarSight Homes, works alongside Bob as partner from 2001- present. Responsibilities include land acquisition, development approvals & site servicing.
Bob previously worked as Land Development Manager for Schickedanz Bros Limited (a family-run business since 1951) from 1982 – 2001 and before that, as a Professional Civil Engineer, with MMM Group from 1980 – 1982.