Our History & Team

Since 2010, The Dan Company has provided Nashville, Tennessee with high-quality home remodeling and general contracting services. We specialize in additions, full gut and remodels, historic renovations, kitchen and bathroom remodeling, master suites, screened-in porches, decks, handyman projects, custom carpentry, and more!

Building with integrity is our top priority. As a seasoned team of professional carpenters, builders, and home remodelers, we approach each project with the utmost care and attention to detail. We partner with interior designers and architects to bring your home to the next level, ensuring you are informed at every stage with a streamlined process from start to finish. From single room remodels to expansive additions and beyond, we are here to help you craft a space that is uniquely you.

Business owner and general contractor for home renovations

Daniel Bird

Dan has been in the construction industry for over 25 years, cutting his teeth in the trades as a carpenter, painter, plumber, and all-around handyman. After years of traveling and fixing homes across the US from Alaska to Maine, Dan settled in Nashville in 2004. He saw the need for honest construction practices and wanted to build a haven for a talented workforce. With these goals in mind, Dan has created a better business model for his employees to have a career, not just a job, and he believes his customers’ needs and homes are sacred. Since founding The Dan Company LLC and receiving his General Contracting license, Dan has helped many clients achieve their home renovation dreams. When he’s not out in the field, Dan enjoys playing guitar  and spending time with his wife, Karen, and their three sons.

Office manager for general contractor

Valerie Adams

Office Manager | [email protected]

Valerie brings a variety of experience to The Dan Company, from working in the service industry at high-end celebrity restaurants to teaching music on flute and piano. She got her start in the world of administration after starting her own business as a virtual assistant from the ground up. She is solution-oriented with a knack for organization and order, and loves to plug in wherever she can to help a business function as a well-oiled machine. She has an eye for design and is experienced in social media branding and content creation. Her best memory is marrying her husband, Brandon. Off the clock, you can find her hiking, cooking, or singing in their prog rock band, Proteus.

Project coordinator for Nashville general contractor, The Dan Company

Stephan Slowey

Project Coordinator | [email protected]

Joining the team in the summer of 2023, Stephan is a Nashville native who brings a diverse background with both a BBA in accounting and a masters in mathematics as well as lifelong experience in the renovation industry. From renovating homes with his father in his youth to serving as a superintendent, project manager, and construction manager, he is versed in every aspect and trade involved in the remodeling process. Being able to watch a project grow and change from week to week as the homeowner’s dreams become reality in their home is what he loves most about his work. He is loyal and enthusiastic, and brings transparent and direct communication to every interaction. Outside of the office, you can find him golfing, boating, playing guitar, and playing all kinds of games with his wife and three children.

Client account manager for general contractor

Perry Lines

Client Account Manager | [email protected]

Born and raised in Austin, TX, Perry moved to Nashville in 2011 to pursue a music degree. In the process, she discovered her true passion for psychotherapy. Now, as a board-certified music therapist and licensed marriage and family therapist, she feels right at home working with our clients to ensure their experience is as smooth and stress-free as possible. Perry enjoys interacting with our clients, whether it’s scheduling an initial estimate appointment, helping to coordinate meetings, handling contracts, or general troubleshooting. She loves seeing clients happy and ensuring they have the best experience possible with The Dan Company. She loves walking, writing, art, spending time in nature, and eating plenty of ice cream. Perry is proud to be part of a team of hardworking, dedicated, and genuine individuals.

Administrative assistant for Nashville general contractor, The Dan Company

Hannah Holbrook

Administrative Assistant | [email protected]

Hannah joins The Dan Company team with a rich background in the music industry both as a professional performer and skilled songwriter, hailing from Colorado where she studied at Colorado State University. Her entrepreneurial experience and creative personality contribute to her passion for learning new systems and skill sets. She loves to help improve the lives of others in any way she can with thoroughness and care, and these strengths make her a driving force in the office. When she isn’t filing receipts and onboarding subcontractors, you can find her enjoying wildlife on a hike, playing piano, and studying the Bible.

Kevin Kennedy

Project Manager | [email protected]
Project manager for general contractor

Jake Varilek

Project Manager | [email protected]
Project manager for general contractor

Robert Brightup

Project Manager | [email protected]

Robert joined The Dan Company in the spring of 2023 having managed multiple projects concurrently for his own home remodeling and home improvement company. He takes pride in seeing a job through to completion, getting it done on time and maintaining good relationships with every person he interacts with. He takes pride in working hard and executing his job with excellence. In his free time, you might find him doing home improvement projects at his own house or at the lake, the ball field, vacationing or enjoying a concert. Rob is a proud husband and father of four boys and two dogs.

Field coordinator for general contractor

Adam Record

Field Coordinator | [email protected]
Carpentry foreman for general contractor

Logan Mulloy

Carpentry Foreman
Carpenter for general contractor

Blake Redmon

Carpenter for general contractor

Morgen Layne

Carpenter for general contractor

Johnny Caldwell


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