President, Novak Commercial Development

Andy Heard

Andy Heard is the President of Novak Commercial Development and Partner in Novak Bros. and in this role will lead new development and acquisition strategies across a variety of commercial property types. Andy comes to Novak Bros with more than 15 years of experience in the real estate industry having spent the last 13 years with Hines Interests where he was most recently the Managing Director and City Leader for the Austin/San Antonio markets.

President, Novak Land Development

Jim Cramer

Jim Cramer has more than 30 years' experience in designing, building and developing exceptional residential and commercial properties for nationally-known builders, including NVHomes, Zaring and Regency Homes. As an NCARB-certified licensed architect, he is intimately involved in the design and construction of Novak Brothers properties. Focusing on rich details and welcoming spaces, he believes in the power of comfortable, relaxing environments to bring balance to the chaos of modern life.

President, Novak Commercial Construction

Bill Paetznick

Bill Paetznick is the President of Novak Commercial Construction and has more than 30 years of experience in construction, design, prototype adaptation, construction management, and program management for various national retailers and building owners. Bill spent 15 years with Embree Construction Group where he was a Sr. Vice President managing a construction division with annual revenue of over 100 million dollars.

Bill has extensive experience managing various high end and quick serve restaurants, multi-level storage facilities, specialty retail, automotive, medical/dental, assisted living centers and industrial facilities. Prior to Embree Construction, Bill spent nine years with an affiliate of Simon Property Group managing construction divisions and physical facilities operations within multiple super regional shopping centers across the US.


Cody Davis

Mr. Davis was raised in the oil and gas producing region around Elk City, Oklahoma. A third generation oilman, Mr. Davis has fond memories as a youngster visiting well sights across Oklahoma with his grandfathers. His love for the oil and gas industry was generated through family influence, and resulted in Davis becoming an oil and gas executive approximately a decade ago. During that time, Mr. Davis has been instrumental in developing three successful exploration companies responsible for drilling, completing, and producing oil and natural gas wells across a multitude of states.

Mr. Davis currently resides in McKinney, Texas where his extracurricular activities include involvement with CEO based mentoring and personal development organization. When he is not searching for his next business venture he enjoys spending time with his family as well as golfing, boating, and hunting.