Jon, an aeronautical engineer in a prior life, founded Backcountry Containers in February 2016. Designing unique and simple solutions to complex problems has always been one of his strongest attributes. Like most engineers, he has always enjoyed taking things apart and putting them back together. Jon uses his engineering background to design and develop unique, functional, and structurally sound custom container builds. His custom builds have been featured on networks such as HGTV and DIY. Jon and his wife Kristen were featured on their own DIY Network TV show ‘Containables’, which was centered around Backcountry Containers. Jon holds a Bachelor of Science in Aerospace, Aeronautical Engineering from Purdue University.
CPA by trade, Brant spent four years in public accounting at PriceWaterhouseCoopers before spending the next six years in the construction industry. Brant oversees the standard model offering. He brings strategic leadership and a growth-oriented vision to Backcountry Containers centered around his approach of delivering an exceptional product while providing exceptional customer service. Brant earned a Bachelor of Business Administration in Accounting and a Master of Science in Accounting from Rawls College of Business, Texas Tech University, Lubbock, Texas.
Michael Eggert is the Executive VP of Finance at Backcountry Containers and has held similar CFO level positions for other companies, both large and small, over the term of his career. Michael holds a Bachelor of Business Administration in Accounting & Finance from the University of Texas McCombs School of Business and an MBA, with a concentration in Finance & International Business from University of St. Thomas, Cameron School of Business.
Regis has over 5 years of experience in the logistics industry, providing creative and cost-effective logistical solutions in all spaces from local to international. His customer relationships and team management skills are unmatched in the industry, especially related to providing container delivery solutions across the Continental United States. Regis holds a Bachelor of Business Administration in Accounting & Finance from University of the Incarnate Word, San Antonio, Texas.
George Flowers is the President, Founder and Owner of several businesses in the logistics industry that are based out of Houston, TX. George has been successful at developing teams and facilitating their focus on customer goals and objectives. George is a CPA and was an Accounting and Finance Assistant Professor at Houston Baptist University for 15 years. George holds a Bachelor of Science in Accounting from Purdue University and an MBA, with a concentration in Finance from University of Wisconsin School of Business.