John Irvine accepted the position of executive vice president of Astec, Inc. and assumed his new role on August 24, 2015. He will have responsibility for all of Astec’s Sales and Marketing functions and for Operations.
John comes to us from Roadtec where he was serving as vice president, operations. John joined the Astec Industries family at Roadtec in 2004 as vice president, sales and marketing. Even before his productive contributions at Roadtec, through his leadership of sales and manufacturing, John already had a substantial history of success in the asphalt/road-building equipment business in executive level positions with Wirtgen, Terex, and Cedarapids. John was also, at one time, a paving contractor. He has established many strong relationships with contractors and customers and is widely known and respected throughout the industry. John is an alumnus of the University of Iowa, which makes him a Hawkeye!BACK TO ISSUE