Brad Nickel


With his extensive background and experience in healthcare, commercial, and residential construction, Brad proudly assumed the role of president at Benchmark General Contracting in 2021. He is already working to continue building on the strong legacy of excellence that he inherited. Brad brings tremendous proficiency to the team between his time in the Air Force, studying building construction in college, and becoming a certified healthcare constructor. Brad is a seasoned leader having already been involved in over $600 million worth of healthcare construction ranging from ground up construction to the phased interior renovations of multiple healthcare facilities. From project management to business development and writing estimates, his functions are currently widespread as the team continues to expand. Brad’s passion lies in seeing two-dimensional drawings built to life; helping companies and homeowners realize their visions. With an understanding that there are numerous internal and external parties necessary to completing a project efficiently and on time, Brad values and appreciates his teams and recognizes that they are all a part of what makes Benchmark the preferred builder in Southwest Florida.