T.C.E. Team Profile

Adam Kent

“AK 47”

At 5′ 11″ 175 lbs Manscore 95 Adam “Hold My Beer” Kent starts at the Flex Position at our Dickson location. With a black belt in line dancing and equipment operation, Scuba Steve makes sure this well-oiled machine is right on time and the right price for the big store out West. This cow girl’s dream has a wealth of experience in operations and there is very little he can’t fix with a bull dozer. While he has never met a mud puddle he didn’t attempt to drive through, we are proud to have him as an integral part of our operation. Adam hangs his hat in Dickson, but sorry ladies, he is already spoken for by the lovely Dr. Jen.

Eddie Cooper

6′ 0″ 192 lbs Man Score: 93, Eddie has been around the construction business for over twenty years either delivering bricks or hauling roll off dumpsters. He has decided to come off the road and bless TCE with his presence behind the counter in Hendersonville. He has three boys and resides in White House with his lovely wife Melinda.

Brett Buttrey

Brett “iBRETT”
6′ 0″ 230 lbs Man Score: 92, Starting at lead man in Nashville, Brett is our resident technological champion. He is a gifted salesman and has an incredible Myers Briggs classification as an “ESTP.” He can be found primarily in the woods during deer and turkey season. Brett lives in Kingston Springs with his sweet wife Crystal.

Jason Baggett

6′ 0″ 200 lbs Man Score: 94, Starting at Lead Man for the Dickson Store, Jason brings a wealth of talent to our operation. He has expertise in rental equipment and is a positive addition to the life of anyone he comes in contact with. He resides in Burns, Tennessee with his sweet wife Desiree and their newest addition Maggie Kate.

Ken Monaghan

Ken Monaghan “BIG LOVIN”
6′ 2″ 294 lbs Man Score: 96, Starting at Mechanic in Dickson, Big Ken brings a lot to the TCE table in the way of fixing things and overall handsomeness. Between Ken & Jarod, not only do they keep our equipment running smoothly, but they will work on your stuff too. Ken is married to Mrs. Sarah Monaghan and they reside in Burns, TN.

Collin Bosworth


6’1″ 227 lbs Man Score: 95, Starting at mechanic for the Nashville Store, Collin is a burley man full of awesome. Collin is the finest thing to come out of Ashland City, since Stratton’s closed. He enjoys riding his Ranger and the outdoors in general.

Robert Petty

Robert Petty “DUGGER”
5′ 6″ 230 lbs Man Score: 98 Known for his honest and straight forword style, he is a part of the Tennessee Tool history, and we are glad to have him as part of the Tennessee Contractors future. Robert has four grown boys and resides in Kingston Springs with his sweet wife Debbie.

Jared Cathey


At 6′ 1″ 245 with a Manscore of 95 Jared is our latest wrench turner getting it done at the big store in Dickson. Like many of us at TCE, he enjoys hunting, fishing, and the outdoors in general. Jared lives with his family in White Bluff, Tennessee.

Chris Owen


At 6′ 2″ 195 with a Manscore of 82 (see ear rings) Starting at lead Stihl Mechanic for the Nashville Store, Chris keeps your equipment running as well as his jacked up two wheel drive Toyota. Originally from Gulf Shores, Chris makes his home in Kingston Springs, TN. He can randomly be heard singing lead vocals on whatever song is currently playing on the radio…just not very well.

Chris Hite


At 6′ 3″ 240 Manscore 89 Starting at Flex Position for the Nashville Store, Chris Hite is the pride of Hickman County (Although He drives a Prius). Hite brings a “can do” attitude for our customers and is in general, a positive addition to team. Chris lives in Lyles, TN with his sweet wife Molly and their new born baby Lillian.

Jason Petty


At 5′ 9″ 215 Manscore of 90 Starting at Flex Position for Hendersonville, Jason brings a smile to our face and often leaves us standing in wonderment. Jason enjoys hunting, fishing, and pickin up girls at the Ashland City Wal*Mart. He specializes in story telling and customer service. Jason resides in Kingston Springs with his pet bass and his dog Maggie.

Josh Cummings

“Cummings Diesel”

At 5′ 9 3/4″ weighing in at 189 lbs Josh starts at delivery driver for our Nashville Location. With epertise in running equipment as well as an ability to cleverly place blue berries in his salad, Josh keeps your company moving on time. The only thing tighter than his deadlines are his jeans. Josh lives in Chapmansboro, TN with his wife Raegan and son Bodhi, and we are blessed to have him working with us.

John Forrest

John Forrest “THE HAMMER”

6′ 2″ 220 lbs Man Score 95, Starting at Operations Manager, John enjoys a good challenge and has expertise in operating equipment. He sometimes makes us laugh, sometimes makes us curse. John hales from Pegram, Tennessee and he is married to the sweet Anna of Manchester. They live in Pegram with their daughter Bristol and their son Gunner.

Brian “Bud” Petty


5’9″ 250 lbs Man Score 93, At Owner, Bud Petty has construction equipment in his blood. With experience as a Project Engineer & Estimator for Bovis, and a stint working with The Hannah Company, Brian returned to the family business several years ago and is currently at the helm of the operation. Brian is married to Tara Petty and they have four children. They reside in Kingston Springs, Tennessee.

Ken Petty

5′ 6″ 180 Man Score: 97, At Owner, Ken Petty is the Mastermind Behind the operation. T.C.E. is the second successful rental company Mr. Petty has built. He brings a wealth of business knowledge, sales experience, and people skills to our organization. Ken is married to Carol Petty, they have four grown children, and they reside in Kingston Springs, Tennessee.

Why choose us?

  • We Offer Competitive Pricing
  • Over 10 Years of Experience
  • Hundreds of Rental Equipment Pieces Available
  • Expert Advice on Construction Projects