As the Chairman at Nello, Gino is responsible for the overall direction and operations of Nello Construction. Gino is directly responsible for financial oversight, executive project management, bonding, and contracts. He serves the firm’s valued clients to ensure projects meet their expectations.
As President, Jake oversees all aspects of Nello’s construction operations, including hands-on management of all Nello’s projects. He also oversees and manages all aspects of Nello’s estimating, purchasing, project start up, high- level project oversight, project closeout, company oversight, and pre-construction services.
Executive Vice President
As the Executive Vice President - General Counsel of Nello Construction, Dean manages the day-to-day legal affairs of Nello, and oversees administrative, risk management, business development, and human resource matters. Dean has been named Pennsylvania Super Lawyer for five years in a row, and he has advised contractors and corporations on legal matters for over a decade. He enjoys analyzing and solving problems to help Nello better service its customers. Dean is a licensed General Contractor in West Virginia and a licensed attorney in Pennsylvania, West Virginia, and Ohio.
Senior Project Advisor -
George has spent his entire career in the construction industry, and for over 2 decades, he served as Nello’s President – guiding Nello through years of growth and productivity. As Senior Project Advisor, George now uses his years of success and experience to advise Nello on all areas of project completion and customer service.
As Nello Construction’s Chief Estimator, Marty utilizes his thirty-five years of estimating experience to provide planning, coordinating, and supervision of the functions of the estimating department. He is also the prime contact for providing conceptual and hard bid estimating for projects up to $30M. In addition to his estimating tasks, Marty also assists in design-build presentations to clients and helps our Project Management team with pricing of change orders and value engineering.
Don Brown has proven to be successful at providing organized and detailed construction estimates for higher education, retail, office fit-outs, new construction, financial institutions, and industrial facilities in an organized and timely manner. A few of his strengths include being flexible and seeing a project from estimation to completion while being on schedule and under budget. He has significant experience maintaining project flow sheets, keeping track of project costs, and change management on projects ranging from $10K to $10M.
Senior Project Manager
Mr. Stein has more than (30) years experience in the construction industry. He has managed in excess of 500 million dollars’ worth of commercial construction with numerous single contracts exceeding 20 million dollars. Mr. Stein has extensive experience with renovation projects to convert and refurbish vacant structures into useable retail lease space.
Tom Laird has been with the Nello Construction team since 2017. He is a results oriented, hands on developed professional. He has a verifiable track record for the successful completion of multi-million dollar projects through coordinating trades, developing partnerships, and building positive rapport with architects, engineers, local officials, vendors, and clients while maintaining costs.
Tom is versed in contract negotiations, project estimating, document preparation, building code and regulations, material purchasing, and site management through certification of occupancy.
ERIC SMITH, PMP
In his 10 years as a Project Manager, Eric has managed projects ranging from $5,000 to $40 million. His experience includes renovations, build-outs, and ground-up construction in multi-family, restaurants, and retail. He is focused on creating and maintaining excellent client relationships and refining processes to improve cost, schedule, and quality.
As the Controller at Nello, Stephanie is responsible for taking care of day-to-day accounting tasks. When she first started at Nello in 2012, she was hired as a Contract Administrator. She is grateful for the opportunity Nello has given her to grow and advance her career. One of her personal goals is to visit Scotland, experience the culture and see all of the beautiful architecture. In the warmer months, you may find her on the golf course with her golf league.
In her role as Executive Assistant at Nello, Kayla provides a wide range of support to the Administrative, Executive, Business Development and Legal teams at Nello. Outside of work, Kayla enjoys going to the gym, traveling, and spending time with her family.
As Construction Coordinator, Michelle works closely with all Project Managers to ensure all project submittals are handled properly and are submitted on time. She also corresponds with all subcontractors on the basis of submittals and RFI’s.
As Nello’s Marketing Coordinator, Jordyn is responsible for content creation, event planning, social media, business development and everything in between. Jordyn has worked in a marketing role in the technology, real estate, start up development, and local economic research fields. She says, “The most inspiring part of the marketing role at Nello Construction is being able to see a project come from a simple idea to the final product.”