customer, vendor, distributor or supplier has customarily done or contemplates doing with the Company or such affiliate, whether or not the relationship between the Company or its affiliate and such customer, vendor, distributor or supplier was originally established in whole or in part through Executives efforts. For purposes of this Section 5.2(b) only, during the Covered Time, the terms customer, vendor, distributor and supplier shall mean a customer, vendor, distributor or supplier who has done business with the Group within twelve (12) months preceding the termination of Executives employment.
(c) Executive understands that the provisions of this Section 5.2 may limit his ability to earn a livelihood in a business similar to the business of the Group but nevertheless agrees and hereby acknowledges that the consideration provided under this Agreement, including any amounts or benefits provided under Sections 3 and 4 hereof and other obligations undertaken by the Company hereunder, is sufficient to justify the restrictions contained in such provisions. In consideration thereof and in light of Executives education, skills and abilities, which may allow Executive to sufficiently earn a living in other available industries, Executive agrees that he will not assert in any forum that any provisions of this Agreement prevent him from earning a living or otherwise are void or unenforceable or should be held void or unenforceable. Executive further affirms that Executive has had an opportunity to review this provision, as well as this Agreement in its entirety, with counsel of Executives choosing.
(d) For purposes of this Agreement, Competing Business shall mean (i) any business in which the Group is currently engaged, including, but not limited to, renting and selling equipment and merchandise to the commercial and general public, including construction equipment, earthmoving equipment, aerial work platforms, traffic safety equipment, trench safety equipment, pumps, tanks, filtration, power and HVAC equipment, industrial equipment, sanitation equipment, landscaping equipment, home repair equipment, maintenance equipment, contractor supplies, general tools, light equipment and specialty equipment, as well as the buying of companies that engage in such activities, along with the training and computer systems designed, developed and utilized with respect to support any of the foregoing; (ii) any other future business which the Group engages, or has planned to engage, in to a material extent during Executives employment with the Company; and (iii) any entities such as, but not limited to 1) Aggreko, 2) Ahern Rentals, 3) Caterpillar, 4) CAT Rental, 5) Deere & Co., 6) H & E Equipment, 7) Herc Rentals, 8) Home Depot, 9) Mobile Mini, 10) Sunstate Equipment, 11) Sunbelt Rentals, 12) Synergy Equipment, 13) any company on the RER 100 list, and 14) any affiliate or dealer of any of the foregoing.
(e) For purposes of this Agreement, Restricted Area means (i) the (A) states of: 1) Alabama, 2) Alaska, 3) Arizona, 4) Arkansas, 5) California, 6) Colorado, 7) Connecticut, 8) Delaware, 9) Florida, 10) Georgia, 11) Hawaii, 12) Idaho, 13) Illinois, 14) Indiana, 15) Iowa, 16) Kansas, 17) Kentucky, 18) Louisiana, 19) Maine, 20) Maryland (including the District of Columbia), 21) Massachusetts, 22) Michigan, 23) Minnesota, 24) Mississippi, 25) Missouri, 26) Montana, 27) Nebraska, 28) Nevada, 29) New Hampshire, 30) New Jersey, 31) New Mexico, 32) New York, 33) North Carolina, 34) North Dakota, 35) Ohio, 36) Oklahoma, 37) Oregon, 38) Pennsylvania, 39) Rhode Island, 40) South Carolina, 41) South Dakota, 42) Tennessee, 43) Texas, 44) Utah, 45) Vermont, 46) Virginia, 47) Washington, 48) West Virginia, 49) Wisconsin, and 50) Wyoming; (B) the Canadian Provinces of 1) New Brunswick, 2) Newfoundland and Labrador, 3) Nova Scotia, 4) Ontario, 5) Prince Edward Island, 6) Quebec,