When we mentioned that Ron Pratte was going to
sell his car collection at the Scottsdale auction,
a lot of people had never heard of him. Since the
sale many want to know more about him.
Well, we don’t know much about the man but will
share what we have authenticated. He is a Viet Nam
vet who made his money in the construction industry.
Ron Pratte was founder and CEO of the Pratte
Development Company, Inc., a privately held
company in Arizona that manufactured structural
wood products and concrete foundations.
At the peak of the housing boom, and before the
bubble burst, he sold his company to Pulte Homes
and never looked back. We don’t know what he got
from the sale, but he is now worth an estimated
And here is another look at the collection he
Comments are always welcome.