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Big Rentz Tom Belmont

BigRentz Names Tom Belmont Chief Operating Officer to Drive Operational Excellence

Jan. 15, 2021
BigRentz, the nation’s largest online equipment rental network, announced that Tom Belmont has been appointed chief operating officer reporting to Scott Cannon, chairman and CEO.

BigRentz, the nation’s largest online equipment rental network, announced that Tom Belmont has been appointed chief operating officer reporting to Scott Cannon, chairman and CEO. Belmont brings more than 30 years of experience to BigRentz with areas of expertise in operations, quality, business development, strategy, integrations, and mergers and acquisitions.

Belmont will be responsible for the alignment and prioritization of company investments and ensuring operational excellence across the company. Belmont comes to BigRentz from MNX Global Logistics where he and Cannon previously worked together. 

“Tom is a seasoned and trusted leader who consistently delivers customer-centric results,” said Cannon. “With a laser-focus on operational excellence, he is uniquely qualified to drive strategic prioritization and accountability within BigRentz. I have tremendous confidence in Tom’s ability to align BigRentz’s innovative rental technology with industry-leading operational best practices."

In addition to his focus on mergers and acquisitions, Belmont has significant experience expanding companies globally, all while sustaining their high growth and profitability. This experience will be invaluable to BigRentz strategic goals.

Belmont said, “I am truly excited to join the BigRentz team and to reconnect with Scott. I am most impressed with the BigRentz team and culture as well as the superior technology offering we provide to the equipment rental industry.”

Belmont has a Bachelor of Science in Business Management/Legal from St. John’s University, New York.

BigRentz is an online construction equipment rental marketplace. It has 2,000 rental partners and 10,000 partner locations. BigRentz rents aerial lift equipment, forklifts and material handlers, earthmoving, compaction equipment, and site services to customers in a variety of industries. Based in Irvine, Calif., BigRentz is No. 78 on the RER 100.