West Palm Beach, Florida
T: 561.713.1453 | F: 561.713.1455 | [email protected]
8401 Lake Worth Road, Suite 2-230 | Lake Worth, Florida 33467
Nielson, Rosenhaus & Associates
Managing Partner & Surety Bond Specialist
Brett Rosenhaus Managing Partner & Surety Bond Specialist
As a managing Partner of Nielson, Rosenhaus & Associates and one of the Principles of NHC, Brett brings with him 25 years of experience in the surety industry. Throughout those years, he has represented Sub and General Contractors with programs as small as start-ups to multiple ENR Top 400 Contractors. As a highly experienced surety professional, Brett has developed strategic relationships with many surety clients as well as the top Surety Companies. He is also passionate about helping his client’s business grow, working with them to overcome the challenges associated with both controlled and unexpected growth. His skill set came to good use for NHC as well when the company decided to expand their business, Brett played an integral part in opening both the Orlando and St. Petersburg offices for Nielson, Hoover & Company.
In addittion to his multiple positions with the Nielson Hoover Group, Brett is an active member of the East Cost Chapter of the AGC where he has served as a Director and is currently in charge of the membership committee. He is very active within the chapter and a regular participant in the events and functions as well as being committed to lending his voice when it comes to local and state legislative issues facing the industry.
Brett attended the University of Florida. He and his family recently made the move to Lighthouse Point, Florida so he could be closer to enjoying his passion for scuba diving and boating.
Contract Bond Specialist
Jackie Haynes Contract Bond Specialist
As a Contract Surety Specialist at Nielson, Hoover & Company, Jackie’s responsibilities include maintaining, renewing and growing a dedicated book of business. She services a broad range of clients from middle market to large accounts. Jackie is also responsible for issuing bonds, processing change requests, daily communication with insurance carriers as well as customers regarding the policies, assisting several producers, monitoring renewals, and invoicing.
She possesses more than 17 years in the surety industry and is committed to delivering exceptional customer service with a strong focus on providing personalized attention on surety bond needs. Her strengths include the ability to successfully multiple-task in a fast-paced environment, being highly organized, detail-oriented and possessing strong follow-through skills.
Jackie resides in West Palm Beach, Florida with her two daughters. She enjoys circuit weight training and all forms of intense cardio boot camp.
Contract Bond Specialist
Rita Lazarides Contract Bond Specialist
Rita started her career as an Account Manager/Contract Surety Specialist with the Nielson Hoover Group in 2008 when she moved from Jacksonville to Tampa, Florida to join Nielson, Wojtowicz, Neu & Associates. In 2016 she transferred to the West Palm Beach office of Nielson Rosenhaus & Associates.
In 2001 Rita received her 4040 license and earned her INS designation. Her responsibilities include issuing bonds and maintaining, renewing and growing a dedicated book of business.
Rita has been in the insurance field for over for 16 years, with the last 12 working solely in the surety industry.
Surety Bond Specialist
Richard Zimmerman Surety Bond Specialist
As a surety bond specialist, Richard utilizes his 20+ years of experience in the financial markets, his corporate executive background with Estee Lauder’s Aramis division, combined with his surety expertise at NHC, enables him to provide a comprehensive and diverse advantage to his clients. His expertise in these various fields has given him a competitive edge in the surety industry.
Richard has an in-depth knowledge of investment cash flow, economic conditions and how they affect the credit markets. With his expertise in these areas, he devises strategies and negotiates relentlessly on behalf of his clients. He is accustomed to working tirelessly, night and day, for the clients he represents. Richard also specializes in financial analysis with a concentration on balance sheets, as well as profit & loss management and analytics. Richard’s array of experience affords his clients significantly more than just your traditional bond agent. He provides guidance, manages expectations, and handles business quickly and efficiently – all while building strong relationships.
Richard attended Memphis State University and majored in Finance. He currently lives in Wellington, Florida with his wife Jacqueline and their four children, Ashla, Addison, Nason and Remi. He is an avid tennis and basketball player and attends LifeChurch of Wellington.