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NRMCA Elects New Board Chairman, Officers

Also Recognizes Industry Award Winners


Contact: Frank Cavaliere

fcavaliere@nrmca.org or 703-706-4841


Alexandria, VA – March 31, 2020 – The National Ready Mixed Concrete Association (NRMCA) has elected the following slate of officers during its annual convention held earlier this month in Las Vegas. The Association’s new chairman is John Carew, Carew Concrete & Supply Co., Appleton, WI., succeeding William Sandbrook of U.S. Concrete, Inc., Euless, TX. Elected vice chairman was Abbott Lawrence, Martin Marietta, Lakewood, CO. John Holliday of Holliday Rock Co., Upland, CA, is the new secretary/treasurer, replacing Mr. Lawrence. Each of the three new officers has begun serving a one-year term which concludes at NRMCA’s 2021 convention.


During the convention, NRMCA presented the following awards:

  • State Association of the Year Award
  • Richard D. Gaynor Award
  • William B. Allen Award
  • Buildings Promoter of the Year Award
  • Pavement Promoter of the Year Award
  • State Affiliate Promoter of the Year Award
  • John Roberts Lifetime Achievement Award for Promotion
  • Concrete Cares Award
  • Shydlowski-Turner Materials Leadership Award
  • Bruno Benna Advocacy Award
  • Joseph E. Carpenter Award
  • Robert A. Garbini Chairman's Award
  • NRMCA Driver of the Year Award


Please click here to read more about each winner. Also please note that the link does not list the winners of the Robert A. Garbini Chairman's Award. This year the co-winners were Tim Becken of Cemstone Products, Mendota Heights, MN, and Henry Batten of Concrete Supply Company, Charlotte, NC. Each was honored for his longstanding commitment to NRMCA, having served on multiple committees and playing critical roles in developing many of the programs and services used by members today. More information on Mr. Becken and Mr. Batten will be posted here shortly.


Created in 1930, NRMCA, a non-profit organization based in Alexandria, VA, represents the producers of ready mixed concrete and the companies that provide materials, equipment and support to the industry. It conducts education, training, promotion, research, engineering, safety, environmental, technological, lobbying and regulatory programs.





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