About Bigfork Rentals, Inc.

Mission Statement

Bigfork Rentals, Inc. is dedicated to providing an exceptional rental experience through integrity, hard work and stellar customer service. We want to be your go-to equipment store. Whether it’s rentals, sales or repairs, think of Bigfork Rentals. If we don’t have it, we can find it.

About Bigfork Rentals

Bigfork Rentals is a general equipment and tool rental company with a vast inventory ranging from pressure washers to boom lifts and excavators. From new construction to do-it-yourself projects, we have the tools and equipment you need to get your jobs done.

As a servicing Stihl dealer, we carry a full line of Stihl power equipment and parts. If you are looking to buy a new chainsaw or other Stihl equipment, our in-store sales professionals can help you find the perfect model to match your needs. Own a blower or other equipment and need repair? We’ve got you covered; our Shop is second-to-none for Stihl maintenance and repairs.

Owners of Bigfork Rentals, Inc.


New owners Steve & Annie Ricci moved to Bigfork in 2013 with their six-month-old son, Hunter, from Washington State. Steve has worked in the equipment rental and construction industry for over 33 years. Annie is a certified business and leadership coach and works with clients across the globe. Hunter enjoys jujitsu and playing baseball. As a family, we enjoy all the recreation this state has to offer such as camping, boating, hunting, fishing, skiing and snowshoeing. You can expect to see our dog, Birch, with us on our adventures and at the rental shop.

Store Manager at Bigfork Rentals, Inc.

Store Manager

Rob Ward was born and raised in The Valley and has been married to Tami for 32 years and they have two grown children. When he’s not providing stellar customer service at the rental shop, Rob enjoys fishing, boating and sports. Rob’s broad experience in several industries (trucking, grocery, lawn care) makes him an ideal Store Manager for Bigfork Rentals, Inc.

Assistant Manager of Bigfork Rentals, Inc.

Assistant Manager

Rita Pierce is the Assistant Manager at Bigfork Rentals. Born and raised in Kalispell, she has over 30 years of experience in the trucking and trailer industry. Rita raises and shows quarter horses and loves camping, hunting, and fishing.

We are grateful to add Rita’s positive energy and dedication to customer service to the Bigfork Rentals Team.

Yard Manager at Bigfork Rentals, Inc.

Yard Manager

Troy Sams is our Yard Manager & Lead CDL Driver. Troy’s extensive knowledge and experience come from his years on the family farm and working as a lineman on the Highline. When he’s not at the rental store, he enjoys hiking, camping and fishing with his wife, Tina. They operate an outfitting business in eastern Montana and are able to pursue their passion for hunting and share it with their customers.

Bigfork Rentals appreciates Troy’s enthusiasm, work ethic, and positive attitude. We are excited to welcome him to the team.