STAR Concrete Pumping Hires New General Manager
Released on: October 19, 2011, 3:54 pm
STAR Concrete Pumping
STAR Concrete Pumping Company is pleased to announce the promotion of Mr. Barclay Branch from Regional Sales Manager to General Manager. Mr. Branch is a native Houstonian with 22 years of experience in the concrete industry providing STAR with a wealth of practical experience as it continues its expansion
into new and challenging markets. The responsibilities of the highly
coveted leadership position include strategic planning, corporate team
building, equipment delivery logistics, and organizational
accountability, while focusing on improving company services, growth,
and sustained profitability.
Since its acquisition by Abacus Financial [http://www.Abacus-Financial.net] in early 2011, STAR Concrete Pumping continues its pursuit as a national leader in the concrete delivery and placement services industry. Mr. Branch will champion the companyís rapid growth while continuing its transition into new industry technologies. STAR Concrete Pumping is the 3rd largest concrete
delivery and placement service in the United States.
At STAR Concrete Pumping,
Mr. Branch has served various leadership positions in sales, operations, and
management, excelling in every field throughout the entire organization.
Upon acceptance of his new position, Mr. Branch stated, “I am humbled to have been
selected to this leadership position of trust. It is my personal goal to further
organize and develop STAR into Americaís single source concrete placement provider, while pursuing the highest levels of professionalism and technology within the concrete pumping industry.Ē With Mr. Branchís years of experience, leadership, and talents, STAR may now focus on capitalizing and sustaining
its vertical growth success.
His passion for the industry started while working part time for his father Clair
Branch at Hydro Conduit during summers throughout high school and college. In 1989,
he relocated to Delaware to assist with the construction of Middletown Concrete
Products and managed production of the small bore machine. He returned to Houston
in 1993 and held various positions with increasing responsibility and developed a
specialty in the concrete pumping industry. In 1998 he started Branch Concrete
Pumping, LLC with Gary Nichols and Rusty Hicks and served as managing partner and
General Manager until 2005.
Mr. Branch maintains strong ties with the local community, devoting personal time
and precious resources to a variety of needed charities. He is a lifetime member of
the Houston Livestock Show and Rodeo, a Vice Chairman on the Breeders Greeters
Committee and Committeeman on the Speakers Committee with his wife Lauri. He is an
avid horseman and enjoys riding with his daughter Shelby Claire.
Contact Details: 24223 FM 2978 Road
Tomball, TX 77375
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