Irving Materials, Inc. Appoints Director of Marketing/Business Development

Indianapolis, IN, December 06, 2013 --( Irving Materials, Inc., a construction industry material supplier and contractor, announced the appointment of Jason Richmond, 36, as its Director of Marketing and Business Development, a new position within the organization.

Richmond will be responsible for creating and directing corporate-wide marketing and business development programs for IMI Concrete and IMI Aggregates, E&B Paving, Inc. and Specialties Company.

Richmond joins Irving Materials, Inc. from E&B Paving where he most recently served as their business development manager responsible for a wide range of business development and marketing initiatives, including corporate sales and marketing strategies, local office marketing and sales support, corporate communications and customer relationship management programs.

Richmond’s E&B career began in 1995 as a laborer and includes experience in the firm’s Noblesville office as an estimator/project manager. He also previously worked at Floyd Burroughs & Associates as a resident project representative.

“We are very pleased to welcome Jason to this new role and elevate his responsibilities within our Group of Companies,” says Vice President of Sales and Marketing Jeff McPherson. “He brings a wealth of construction experience and public/private-sector customer relationships to this position. We will capitalize upon his knowledge and networks to enhance our corporate brand and develop strategic approaches with clients and other critical stakeholders.”

A graduate of Anderson University where he earned a bachelor's degree in organizational leadership and a master's in business administration, Richmond is also involved in leadership and volunteer positions for such construction industry groups as the Indiana Construction Association, Build Indiana Council and the Indiana Ready Mix Concrete Association.

Irving Materials, Inc.
Founded in 1946 and headquartered in Greenfield, Ind., Irving Materials, Inc. is one of the largest building materials suppliers in the Midwest and South. Its companies include:

- IMI Concrete, which delivers ready mix concrete to customers in Indiana, Kentucky, southwestern Ohio, southeastern Illinois, Tennessee and northern Alabama
- IMI Aggregates, which mines and delivers limestone, gravel and sand in Indiana
- E&B Paving, Inc., an asphalt and concrete paving contractor for public and private sector customers throughout the Midwest
- Specialties Company, which delivers specialized construction services to customers worldwide
Jason Richmond