The Innovation Builders Team
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Innovation Builders employs an experienced staff of professionals to make sure your new home becomes the reality you have been dreaming about.


The Innovation Builders Team


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Ray Nowicki – Managing Partner

Ray Nowicki, the founder and creative inspiration behind Innovation Builders, brings over twenty years of home design and construction experience. After seeing a need for custom homes at affordable prices, he established Innovation Builders. Because every detail is his concern, Ray offers constant involvement with the design, building, and construction process. This daily interaction with every facet of the building process ensures that all clients receive personalized service and unparalleled satisfaction. His team approach to challenges brings about quick and well-thought solutions to situations as they develop.

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Annette Colby – Managing Partner / VP of Sales & Marketing

As Managing Partner and co-owner of Innovation Builders with her husband Ray Nowicki, Annette is involved in every aspect of the development and growth of the company. She brings creative insight, extensive knowledge, and over 25 years business experience. She is passionate about a people-oriented team, realizing that pleasing homebuyers requires the ideas & dedication of talented employees, communication, team work, quality and service. Her responsibilities focus on professional sales-team management, marketing, enhancing customer satisfaction, and increasing repeat & referral homebuyers.

Luna Moon Flower - Builder Dog

Luna Moon Flower – Builder Dog

Meet Luna Moon Flower. All her friends simply call her Luna. She is an American Eskimo puppy who is proud and honored to join the Innovation Builders family. Luna is looking forward to a life of making dreams come true for new homeowners. She's often out visiting the construction site and if you happen to see her, please come over and introduce yourself. Luna is guaranteed to make you smile!



Adrienne Cocita – Vice President of Operations

Adrienne Cocita – Vice President of Operations

Adrienne provides high-level experience to coordinate the entire home-building process. Flexible, proactive, resourceful, and efficient, she helps generate a seamless home-building experience. She provides finance management, leads homebuyers through the initial "starts process", maintains budgets, manages human resources & warranty service, and keeps in constant contact with homeowners.



Ange Asplin - Purchasing Manager

Ange Asplin – Vice President of Purchasing

Ange brings over 20 years of homebuilding experience to the Innovation Builders team. Her extensive knowledge comes from years of purchasing, office, and field  management. Her passion for homebuilding comes from a love of seeing an individual’s dream start as a bare lot and transform into a beautiful home. A place where years of memories will be made. Outside of the office, Ange keeps busy with her three lovely daughters, husband and volunteering in her church and community.




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Lance Rainbolt - Construction Manager

Max Lewis – Purchasing Manager

Versed in all areas of new-home construction, Max is a welcome addition to the Innovation Builders' team. Many years in Project Management, Purchasing, Mechanical, Plumbing, and Construction Operations makes him an immediate contributor. When not building dream homes, Max loves spending time outdoors with his wife of 18 years, three children and two grand children.



Stephanie Hickfang - Construction Manager

Stephanie Hickfang – Director of Warranty

Stephanie comes to us with a rich background in construction, management, and real estate. She was raised in a real estate family business, has a Bachelors degree from UT Arlington, and 18 years experience in managing general contracting / residential construction companies. A firm believer that by putting customer service first, the result will be a positive home-buying experience.



Mary Spaulding - Purchasing Assistant

Mary Spaulding – Starts Coordinator

Mary is new to Dallas from Palm Springs California where she was a real estate agent. She is excited to bring her experience and attention to detail to the Purchasing team at Innovation Builders. Her passions include travel (she has been to 27 countries), wine, and running 5 k charity events. She is also an owner of a rescue dog, a sweet Bichon Frise.



Stephanee Stephens – Accounting CoordinatorStephanee Stephens – Accounting Coordinator

Stephanee joins the team with 7 years of homebuilding experience, and 15 years in accounting. She looks forward to working with a great team and is happy to be back in the homebuilding industry where she feels at home.  She is committed to her family, and has two beautiful boys that keep her busy. She enjoys going to her son’s baseball games, pilates, and spending time outside. She has two cats Trixie and Saki.





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Shauna Smith – Sales Consultant

Shauna Smith – Sales Manager

Shauna joins the Innovation Builders team with more than 13 years in the new home industry.  She came to Innovation because of their commitment to quality and clear vision for their valued customers.  Her knowledge and perseverance has helped numerous families turn their dreams into homes of lasting memories.  In her spare time, Shauna enjoys spending time with her family in a variety of outdoor sports from snow skiing to wake boarding.



Tammie Mabe – Sales Consultant

Tammie Mabe – Sales Manager

Tammie comes to Innovation Builders with 14 years of new-home sales. Her knowledge of the building process along with her excitement to create a unique home for each of her customers makes her ready to help you. "I love to help my customers imagine themselves living in their new home, with the features they have created" When Tammie's not selling new homes she loves to hang out with her daughter and their Chihuahuas.



Danny Mitchell – Sales Consultant

Danny Mitchell – Sales Manager

Danny joins Innovation Builders with the perfect balance of personality and intelligence. Danny will use more than 12 years of home-building experience to your benefit and will make your dream of a quality custom-built home his priority. Danny believes that a home is where your best memories happen and he will strive to help you find that perfect blend of form and function. When it comes to family Danny married his high school sweetheart, Stefanie. They have two perfect children. He's ready to help make your dream home a reality, call or come by to see him anytime!


Charla Logsdon – Sales ConsultantCharla Logsdon – Sales Manager

Charla comes to Innovation Builders with seven years new homes sales experience and winning many sales performance awards. She takes great pride in building client relationships based on integrity, trust, and dedication. A true team player focusing on the customer's needs, setting & meeting expectations, and confidently walking homebuyers through the exciting process of new-home ownership.



Heather Martin – Sales ConsultantHeather Martin – Sales Manager

Heather joins us with 10-plus years in New Home Sales. She understands that the purchase of a home is a major life event and with that, strives to educate her clients from contract to close. Heather's preference is to make the process as much fun as possible. She wants her clients to enjoy reaching this milestone in their lives and to look back with a smile. Heather possesses a knack for solving problems, and an attitude that seeks the positive in every situation. Heathers' down-time is spent with her husband (Dan) and their two dogs – Remy & Aston!




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Ariel Aguiar – Production Manager

Ariel Aguiar – Production Manager

Ariel graduated with a BS in Construction Management from Fresno State in 2003.  He has been in residential construction since, having built homes in many Texas communities including Allen, Burleson, & Ft. Worth.  He and his wife Suzanne are very busy with their three girls Jazeel, Abigail, & Mia and really enjoy music as part of their spiritual life.  They also enjoy traveling whenever possible.



Jose Aguiar - Construction Manager

Jose Aguiar – Construction Manager

Jose is excited to join the Innovation Builders family. He is dedicated to bringing excellent customer service to our new homeowners. Jose gives special attention to every home that's built. He prides himself on turning your dream home into a reality. His hobbies include music, sports and spending time with his lovely family.



Cesar Garza - Construction Manager

Cesar Garza – Construction Manager

In 2005, Cesar discovered home-building as a career. In particular, it's the building of custom-production homes that he is most passionate about. He loves meeting the new homeowners and watching their excitement as their dream home becomes reality. It's that personal connection and satisfaction that gives him great rewards. Always focused on detail and precision, Cesar is committed to keeping the high standards of Innovation Builders.



Robby Davis - Construction Manager

Robby Davis – Construction Manager

The rewards of building a new home for a family is paramount. It's what drives me to excel in the homebuilding industry and is only capped by the excitement in the eyes of a satisfied customer.  I have two great kids and, besides them, building new homes and creating joy in peoples lives is number one.  At home I spend most my time with my children. We are sports lovers and enjoy watching movies together.



Lance Rainbolt - Construction Manager

Lance Rainbolt – Construction Manager

Lance joins Innovation Builders with 12 years production and custom-home building experience. He really enjoys the home-building process and making homeowners' dreams come true. He's a strong communicator, and is always available for homeowner needs. When not on the job-site, he's an accomplished team-roper.  




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Randy Burgess - Architectural Designer

Randy Burgess – Residential Draftsman and Designer

Randy has been designing upscale custom homes for over 25 years. He and his wife Gigi own RGB Design Group, providing both residential building design and graphic design services (color renderings, signs, and graphic markings). To learn more about Randy's unique skills, visit:



Tim Fyfe – Design Consultant

Tim Fyfe – Design Consultant

Tim utilizes his years of design experience to collaborate with our clients on how best to bring the vision of their dream home into reality. There are lots of design decisions to be made when it comes to building a house and Tim is there to every step of the way.


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