101 Construction Company, Inc.
761 Old Hickory Boulevard, Suite 104
Brentwood, Tennessee  37027
(615) 377-3830
(615) 371-1050
info@101ConstructionCompany.com

Our Team

 

SAEED SASSAN

CHIEF EXCECUTIVE OFFICER

Born in Tehran, Iran, Mr. Sassan graduated from the National University School of Architecture and Urban Design of Iran in 1974, completing a Master of Arts program in Architecture and Urban Design.  Mr. Sassan became an U. S. Naturalized Citizen in 1986.

Mr. Sassan is highly experienced in architectural design, construction techniques, project management, accounting, administration, computer skills and overall business administration and actively oversees the day-to-day business of 101 Construction Company.  Mr. Sassan understands each project from the viewpoint of the owner, architects, financial institutions, and the contractor.

1993-Present:  CEO of 101 Construction Company - involved in all aspects of construction and management activities. Competitive governmental and private bids, restaurants, amphitheater at Nashville Zoo, tenant build-outs, office buildings, and hotel/motels are just a few of the projects to be mentioned as the company’s accomplishments.  Additionally, a custom home located at Granny White Pike has been drawing national interest.

1986 - 1993:    President of Unicon Construction Company.  Active in competitive bid market for governmental and private sector projects as well as the negotiating process to contract a variety of projects.  Some of his achievements included Metro Southeast Library, an office building at Arnold Air Force Base, renovation of Metro Jail, recycling plant in Williamson County, a 50,000 sq. ft. electronic manufacturing facility, three motels, more than 36 restaurants newly built or remodeled, total renovation of a 93,000 sq. ft. shopping center, completion of a multi-family dwelling and numerous office space tenant buildouts.  The company’s revenue increased from $350,000 to $5,000,000 in five years.

1980 - 1986:    Construction Manager and Purchasing Director of N.R.C.  Responsible for supervision of all company construction including new construction, remodeling and all the equipment required.  Major projects consisted of restaurants such as Pizza Hut, Fiesta Cantina, Stable Steakhouse, Brentwood Executive Center office building and the Hendersonville Plaza shopping center.

1973 - 1980:    NUKAR construction Company, Tehran, Iran.  Staff Architect and construction site supervisor for a number of government projects, such as a 600 unit multi-family dwelling in the port of Bandar-Abbas for the Air Force, two libraries in Isfahan, a 200-bed hospital in Ahwaz for the Army, a multi-family dwelling in Khoramshar for the Air Force.

 

 

KATHY AMINMADANI

PRESIDENT

Born in Tehran, Iran, Ms. Aminmadani graduated from the National University of Iran, completing a Master of Arts program in Architecture and Urban Design, 1974.  Prior to her University education, Ms. Aminmadani completed high school with a diploma majoring in pre-Engineering Studies.

During the spring of 1986, she completed a three-hour course in drawing in order to familiarize herself with U. S. standards.

Ms. Aminmadani became a Naturalized U. S. citizen in 1996.

1996 - Present:  101 Construction Company, Brentwood, TN.  Ms. Aminmadani is presently the President and oversees the direction of the CAD operators in their day-to-day operations.  Ms. Aminmadani has worked on all major building projects including motels, office buildings, restaurants, subdivisions, housing, and the custom home, which is drawing national attention.

1995 - 1996:  Hayes & Associates, Nashville, TN.  Design work involving commercial and industrial projects.

1990 - 1992:  Unicon Construction Company, Brentwood, TN.  Design work involving libraries, office buildings, jail renovation, motels, restaurants, shopping center renovation, and tenant build-outs.

1986 - 1990:  MG & Associates, Nashville, TN.  Principal responsibility was in design and working drawings for residential and light industrial projects.

1976 - 1979:  Ministry of Agriculture, Tehran, Iran.  Architect in charge of Department for Design and Engineering involved with large scale residential projects as well as small motels.

1974 - 1976:  Ministry of Agriculture, Tehran, Iran.  Staff Architect involving design, contractor coordination and field inspection.

1969 - 1974:  Design Assistant and creating working drawings in several architectural firms.

 

 

LONNIE HARPER

CONTROLLER

Mr. Lonnie Harper has a degree in Accounting and Business Administration from Austin Peay State University in Clarksville, TN.  Mr. Harper joined 101 Construction in 1998, and his extensive knowledge and experience in accounting, the construction industry, and our company itself is invaluable in our daily operations.  Responsible for all financial transactions, management, and reporting, Mr. Harper also serves as System Administrator for our in house network. 

PRESENTLY:  As Controller, Mr. Harper is responsible for all accounting functions for 101 Construction Company, including job management, budgeting, cash flow, and financial statements. 

PAST EXPERIENCE:

1993 - 1998:  Controller, Commonwealth Brands, Inc., Bowling Green, KY.  As the Accounting Manager/Controller, Mr. Harper selected and implemented the network accounting package for this medium sized manufacturing company and was responsible for supervision of all phases of the accounting cycle.

1992 - 1993:  Production Accountant, Hail & Cotton, Inc., Springfield, TN.  Responsibilities included collection of information and reporting on production yields, direct and indirect labor costs, and indepth cost analysis.

1989 - 1992:  Accountant, O.B. Lane & Son, Nashville, TN.  As Accountant for a steel fabrication and towing equipment installation facility, Mr. Harper was responsible for preparation of financial statements, sales & payroll tax returns, and maintenance of fixed asset and depreciation schedules.

1988 - 1989:  Revenue Agent.  Internal Revenue Service, Nashville, TN.  Conducted field examinations of individual, proprietorship, and corporate tax returns.

1986 - 1988:  Accountant, Auto Bumper, Inc., Nashville, TN.  Prepared monthly journal entries, financial statements, and account reconciliations.  Filed sales and payroll tax returns, and prepared payroll.

1983 - 1986:  Financial Staff Accountant, State Industries, Inc., Ashland City, TN.  Responsible for monthly journal entries and financial statements, general ledger account audits, bank reconciliations.

 

 

 

RON NOCITI

CONSTRUCTION MANAGER

Mr. Ron Nociti has a degree in Civil Engineering Technology from Murray State University and received the Dale Carnegie Award for Highest Achievement. Mr. Nociti joined 101 Construction in 2013 and has been an active part of several policy revisions and created a direction for project safety procedures. We have already seen the improvement to our efficiency since his joining our team and we look forward to a bright future working alongside him. The main focus on the Construction Manager position is the daily operational management of active projects, subcontractor management and estimating. An accomplished track record of providing quality on time and under budget projects, he is an invalueable asset and further extends 101 Construction Company experience level. Lastly and one of the most important aspects  is, Mr. Nociti is a Veteran and we thank him for his service to our country!

PRESENTLY:  Mr. Nociti oversees the Project Management and Estimating departments. In addition he supervises Project Superintendents and Subcontractors.

PAST EXPERIENCE:

1993 - 2010:  Project Manager/Senior Project Manager, Venture Construction Company, Memphis, TN..  As the Project Manager, Mr. Nociti identified and hired subcontractors, performed take offs, negotiated Owner contracts, prepared subcontracts and purchase orders, coordinated with Building Departments for permits, worked alongside regulatory agencies, prepared construction schedules, attended job site meetings and activities.

2010-2013:  Project Manager, The Conseco Group, Nashville, TN.  As the Project Manager, Mr. Nociti used the PASKR system to enter estimaitng and project related data. Performed take off, prepared subcontract agreements, prepared Owner bids and contracts, coordinated project schedules.

 

 

DANIEL GILBERT

PROJECT MANAGER

Mr. Daniel Gilbert is an experienced Commercial Project Superintendent with a thirty plus year track record of success. Managing multi-family and complex commercial projects, Mr. Gilbert is in touch with the daily responsibilites of a proven manager and has the tact and diplomacy to lead subcontractors, material suppliers and vendors on each project to produce an end result that exceeds our clients expectations. Additional skills for Mr. Gilbert include, bi-lingual, crew foreman, CDL driver, Certified Roofer. He is a diamond in the rough and we are so glad to have him on our team.

PRESENTLY:  Mr. Gilbert manages Commercial Projects in the field in the capacity of Superintendent.

PAST EXPERIENCE:

2008-2013:    Superintendent- Cloud Construction Company

2002-2008:    Superintendent- Cross Driven Construction

 

 

JAMES MARTIN

PROJECT MANAGER

Mr. Jamie Martin brings over twenty years of experience to our team in the commerical construction sector. After receiving certification from the Associated General Contracors of America Apprecticeship program in 1995, Mr. Martin went on to become an instructor with AGC, he would also have a seat on the board of Directors for AGC Middle Tennessee Chapter. Mr. Martin holds himself to high moral standards and enjoys a new challenge! Some of the commercial projects he completed include hospitals, retail centers, locker rooms, churches and apartments.

PRESENTLY:  Mr. Martin manages Commercial Projects in the field in the capacity of Superintendent.

PAST EXPERIENCE:

2008-2014:  Project Manager- The Building Group

2006-2008:  Project Manager- J and K Construction

2003-2006:  Superintendent- Capital Builders

2001-2003:  Superintendent, Flow Construction