NASHVILLE, TN - November 23, 2021
SRM Concrete announced the promotion of three experienced leaders to the newly created roles of North, Central, and South Division Presidents. John Van Cheek (left) will lead the North Division locations of Kentucky, Indiana, Ohio, and Michigan. Eric Endsley (middle) will head up the Central division areas of Tennessee, Virginia, South Carolina, North Georgia, North Alabama, Arkansas, and the Block Division. Lastly, Gary Ware (right) will oversee the South Division areas of South Alabama, Florida, and the Charleston and Savannah markets.
CEO, Jeff Hollingshead, explained on the company's internal weekly podcast, "From an operational standpoint, we want to ensure we are in a strong position for the next wave of growth throughout the company by providing another layer of support to our team members and customers." He went on to say, "These people we've put in place have been with us for a long time, and we're excited for them to move into these roles."
This move comes at the end of a year that boasted the addition of over fifty plants through the acquisition of over a dozen companies.
SRM Concrete is the largest privately-owned ready-mix concrete manufacturer in the country. Founded in 1999 by Mike and Melissa Hollingshead in Smyrna, Tennessee, the family-owned company owns and operates a network of ready-mix concrete plants. SRM Concrete is focused on producing and delivering ready-mix concrete and providing ancillary services across the commercial and residential construction segments.
SRM Concrete has pursued an active acquisition strategy, having successfully acquired and integrated over sixty companies since 2005. SRM currently has over four thousand employees with locations that span across thirteen states.