…After 18 years, we continue to forge into our Bumpers, Guards, Headache Racks, and Step Products, the most crucial component responsible for our success; our American Values. Unquestionably, they are solely responsible for why so many truck owners around the world, feel we construct the toughest, safest, most innovative, and best looking bumpers around…The Pratka Brothers
Founder of Mark’s Machine Company
Began Mark’s Machine Company, the parent company of Tough Country, in 1979 in his garage with one machine. Grew to what the business is now. Father of Brent, Kurt and Clay
CFO/VP of Mark’s Machine Company
Married Mark Pratka in 1970. Began Mark’s Machine Company in 1979. Mother of Brent, Kurt and Clay
Has been working in sales since high school for major name companies, Practices the art of “Poi” fire spinning as a hobby.
Been with TC for 10 years. Plays the drums on his time off.
General Manager at TC Outfitters
Avid outdoorsman and fisherman.
Installation Manager at TC Outfitters
Been with Tough Country for 10 years.