Chris St. Cyr
Chris St. Cyr is head of B&B‘s finance and sourcing as well as supplier and client relationships. He grew up in Adams, MA and learned the carpentry trade from his partner, Mitch Bresett’s father (whom B&B is now named after). Chris graduated from Williams College with a degree in Economics and worked at hedge funds for the first 8 years of his career. A fortuitous meeting in 2016 led to partnering with Jason and Mitch on a tiny house property, after which the 3 quickly began putting a team together to build the houses in North Adams, MA.
Jason Koperniak heads B&B‘s Business Development. He works diligently to ensure the firm’s continuous improvement and outreach. Jason’s diverse real estate background in land development has aided B&B to be at the forefront of Tiny House and Accessory Dwelling Unit zoning reform. Jason, like his business partners, grew up in Adams, MA. He went on to graduate from Bowdoin College where he studied Economics and Anthropology. Jason spent 7 years working in the financial world prior to seizing the opportunity to launch B&B with his childhood friends.
Mitch Bresett is in charge of B&B’s production. He oversees 40 plus tradesmen, and ensures only the highest quality product leaves the shop. Mitch grew up in Adams, MA and learned the trade from his father, Mike Bresett, who the business is named after. Mitch went to trade school as a diesel mechanic, and his skill set ranges from helping to build armored trucks, to having built entire houses. Mitch has thousands of hours of tiny house building experience, and the ability to bring a simple hand drawn house to fruition.
Savannah Dodge does everything from conceptual & interior design to graphic/web design, while also running our human resources department. She grew up in Pittsfield, MA., and recently graduated from Suffolk University with a degree in Interior Design. Savannah is most passionate about sustainable and innovative design. Having done her senior thesis on minimalism, she takes a great deal of inspiration from the pioneers of modern architecture, such as Le Corbusier & Mies Van Der Rohe.
J. Ben Trimarchi
Ben Trimarchi is the foremen / tiny house designer at B&B. He grew up in Adams, MA, and was originally exposed to design practices by his father, a local landscape architect. He received a degree in renewable energy, ecological design, and systems thinking from Green Mountain College. While in college, he helped design and build a tiny house using a computer numerically controlled (CNC) router. Ben is an integral part of B&B and is the bridge between our client’s desires and the hard-working crew that turns it into reality.