Houston, TX, April 27, 2011 --(PR.com
)-- U.S .Concrete is proud to announce that the National Ready Mixed Concrete Association (NRMCA) has awarded its 2011 Chairman’s Award to Wally Johnson, U.S. Concrete’s Vice President of Sales and Marketing. The Chairman’s Award is one of the most prestigious awards in the industry and is granted each year in appreciation for extraordinary dedication to the National Ready Mixed Concrete Association and the industry.
Wally has been involved in the concrete industry for over 30 years, including 7 years with U.S. Concrete and 24 years with the construction products division of W.R. Grace where he served as the North American Sales Manager. He has been actively involved in numerous industry associations and committees over his career, as well as a key fundraiser for the Concrete Industry Management education program and the RMC Research and Education Foundation.
“Wally’s dedication to the industry is unparalleled,” said Michael W. Harlan, President and Chief Executive Officer of U.S Concrete, Inc. “The Chairman’s Award is well deserved for his outstanding and exemplary contribution to the concrete industry.”
About U.S. Concrete
U.S. Concrete services the construction industry in several major markets in the United States through its two business segments: ready-mixed concrete and concrete-related products; and precast concrete. The Company has 102 fixed and 11 portable ready-mixed concrete plants, seven precast concrete plants and seven producing aggregates facilities. During 2010, these plant facilities produced approximately 3.8 million cubic yards of ready-mixed concrete and 3.1 million tons of aggregates. For more information on U.S. Concrete, visit http://www.us-concrete.com.