Meet our Team of Contracting Professionals

Learn about our skilled team of professionals that help bring your construction dreams to life.

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Ryan Nehls, general contractor, owner and President of Neelz Contracting, is a Jupiter resident and Florida native. He graduated from the University of South Florida with a Bachelor of Science degree in Finance. After completing his degree, he entered the wholesale plumbing and construction market as a sales representative, working with architects and engineers in product specifications and estimating construction projects.

In 2014, Ryan received his certification as a licensed real estate agent and took his talents to the residential market, buying, improving, and selling homes. He was later employed by a luxury home builder where he refined his construction experience as a superintendent, overseeing the entire construction process for each client. After realizing he had a passion for building and renovating spaces, Ryan earned his general contractor license from the State of Florida and established Neelz Contracting in 2017. His knowledge and experience provide him with a unique and well-rounded perspective on all construction projects, from new construction to historic renovations.

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Ariana Williams handles all business development for Neelz Contracting. She began her career in the construction industry after graduating from the University of Central Florida with a Bachelor of Arts Degree in Marketing and Communications. She began working as a marketing and development professional for a large sitework contractor, bringing with her a fresh perspective on new prospects and job development. In 2017, she switched gears to the healthcare and assisted living industry, working as a marketing manager for one of the largest home healthcare companies in Florida. There she led a team of marketing professionals, managed all traditional and digital marketing strategies, and oversaw all charity fundraising events for the company’s non-profit sector. With over seven years of experience in marketing and client relations, Ariana brings a full spectrum of valuable skills and assets to our company.