SMYRNA, TN – August 26, 2022
SRM Concrete has named Bubba Connell as the GM in Central Texas. Bubba will oversee daily operations at 16 ready-mix concrete plants in a 50-mile radius around Waco, Texas. Prior to being promoted, Bubba served as SRM’s Operations Manager in the Central Texas market.
CEO, Jeff Hollingshead stated, “We are excited to have Bubba lead our team in Central Texas. Bubba’s experience and leadership were integral during the acquisition of the Central Texas plants, and we’re confident he will continue great job in this new role.”
Bubba, a Waco native and Texas Tech graduate, began working in the concrete industry in 2010 on a concrete reclamation team. He then led a maintenance division before settling into a role in operations.
SRM Concrete seeks to empower and advance team members by promoting internally, furthering training, and providing leadership growth materials. SRM made over 75 internal promotions in 2021 and is looking to continue to advance even more team members in 2022.
SRM Concrete is the largest privately-owned ready-mix concrete manufacturer in the country. Established in 1999 by Mike and Melissa Hollingshead in Smyrna, Tennessee, the family-owned company owns and operates an expansive network of ready-mix concrete plants, quarries, cement terminals, and other ancillary services. SRM Concrete focuses on producing and providing building material services across the commercial and residential construction segments.