Wes Piatt

Wes Piatt, founder and owner of Sixteen Penny Construction, is a native to Charlotte, and has over 20 years in the construction industry. Wes’ passion for building started at a young age as he visited job sites with his father and learned to appreciate the fine details of building. He has a passion for design, inventive construction, and building relationships and homes that families will treasure and enjoy for years.

He is a licensed General Contractor in both North and South Carolina. Wes is a member of the Remodelers Council in Charlotte and has received multiple awards for his excellence in building from this group: 2011 Gold Award Whole House, 2008 Silver Award Whole House, 2008 Silver Award Kitchen. Wes has been actively involved in Charlotte’s Executive Association of Charlotte (EAC) since 2012 is serving as Vice President at EAC 2015-2016. He was chosen as a participant in the Charlotte Leadership Forum (2010-2012).

Tim Metcalf

Tim Metcalf is a wonderful addition to the Sixteen Penny Team as he brings over 30 years of experience in construction. Before joining Sixteen Penny in 2013, Tim ran his own remodel construction company in Columbus, NC and Asheville, NC. He comes from 3 generations of builders and grew up learning the ropes from his father and uncles. Tim brings invaluable experience and a wealth of construction knowledge to the team.


Chris Beaubien

Chris discovered his passion for construction in high school when he was given the opportunity to compete in ‘VICA’ team build competitions, his team ranking #2 in the state. He has been involved in the industry ever since and also became a Licensed Builder in Michigan in 2004. Chris has owned and operated a successful remodel business for over 9 years in the northwest before relocating to Matthews, NC and joining the Sixteen Penny team. Chris believes in making the experience of creating a new home as enjoyable and rewarding as possible for the homeowner.