Orlando Fernandez
Orlando FernandezPresident
Former Cuban Engineer and professor, Mr. Fernandez is the founder and president of Cunano Builders Corp. Since his arrival to the United States in 1995, Mr. Fernandez worked alongside large prime contractors, such as Lemartec and Lennar Homes. Thus, with over 20 years of experience in construction, Mr. Fernandez sought to become an independent contractor and open his first small business venture in 2004–Cunano Builders Corp. Mr. Fernandez possesses strong knowledge in project management, budgeting, estimating, and field supervision. He is a state general contractor, and has performed construction services for both residential and commercial clients ranging from Martin County down to Monroe County. He is best known for his quality workmanship and craft in construction. Mr. Fernandez appreciates precision and accuracy, as it is reflective of his services and strives to receive acknowledgment in each job he performs.


Joseph Business School – Chicaco
Associates of Science in Business Administration, c/o 2012

Higher Pedagogical Institute for Technical and Professional Development
Mechanical Engineering, c/o 1993

Brenda Fernandez
Brenda FernandezMarketing and Sales Director
Ms. Fernandez oversees the marketing and sales accounts of Cunano Builders Corp. She is a recent graduate of University of Miami’s School of Communication, and has since been engaged in providing Cunano Builders Corp. access to new clients and development opportunities. Ms. Fernandez is a vital part of bidding, certifications, subcontractor relations, advertising, and handling of new personnel. Ms. Fernandez is the daughter of Orlando Fernandez, and prides herself in establishing a well-recognized familial stamp for the firm’s name.


University of Miami School of Communications
Bachelor of Science in Communication Studies c/o 2014

Florida International University, School of Journalism and Mass Communications
Masters of Science in Mass Communications c/o 2017

Vanessa I. Lopez
Vanessa I. LopezREO Property Manager
Ms. Lopez has worked with Cunano Builders Corp. for two years, and runs the REO properties division. Alongside her years spent with our firm, Ms. Lopez has also worked with her son, Alexis Merlo.

Ms. Lopez has been a vital part of the growth of Cunano Builders Corp. and we value her workmanship and skill set, as she is most admirable in her interpersonal relations with our clients and strong understanding of business management.


Broward College
Bachelor of Science in Business Management and Supervision c/o 2012

Florida Atlantic University
Masters in Executive Business Administration c/o 2015

Alexis Merlo
Alexis MerloREO and Asset Manager
Alexis Merlo manages the REO Property Preservation division as well as the Rental Service division of Cunano Builders Corp. In the REO division, Alexis oversees property inspections, rekeys, evictions, trash outs, lawn service, pool start up & Service, property security, emergency services, code violations and further. He also manages the Rental Service division from A-Z. He has become a peace of mind for our clients. Alexis takes leadership from coordinating tenant’s requests within minutes to supervising vendor’s repairs for a timely completion and customer satisfaction.

Palm Beach State College, Major in Engineering c/o 2018
Certified Pool Operator
Mold Remediation Specialist
Water Damage Specialist