The ACPA, Mid-Atlantic Chapter announces Ray Seipp has been appointed as its President, effective June 1. In this position, he will be responsible for technical service, project development, and advocacy for concrete pavements throughout the Mid-Atlantic Chapter region and across all markets.
Prior to his appointment with the Chapter, Seipp was the Corporate Vice President of Marketing, Promotion & Government Affairs for Buzzi Unicem USA, an ACPA member company. Seipp retired from the company in July 2016, after serving in key positions for 45 years. While with the company, he served in sales management positions for the majority of his career.
“Ray Seipp brings a vast amount of valuable experience and expertise to the Chapter and to our customers in the state highway departments and with other agencies/owners in Virginia, West Virginia, Maryland, Delaware, and the District of Columbia,” said Mike Miller, Vice President of Concrete General, Inc., an ACPA member company. Miller also serves as the Chairman of the Mid-Atlantic Chapter, ACPA. “Ray is widely known and respected as an expert promoter and tireless advocate for concrete pavements. We are confident that he will be a great asset to association members and customers alike.”
In addition to his service with Buzzi Unicem, Seipp also served in a number of volunteer leadership positions in support of the cement and concrete industries. Just a few of the organizations with which he has held leadership positions include the ACPA, RMC Research and Education Foundation, Portland Cement Association’s (PCA’s) Southeast and Northeast Regions, and ACPA-Southeast Chapter. He also has served on the Pennsylvania Transportation Construction Industries PAC; Pennsylvania Concrete and Aggregates Board of Directors; Concrete Industry Management Program National Advisory Board; and Associated Builders & Contractors, Knoxville Chapter.
He has also been recognized by ACPA and PCA for his exceptional track record as a promoter. His long list of accomplishments include double-digit growth in market share increases, introduction and advocacy of new concrete technologies (including overlays, pervious concrete, and roller compacted concrete); and strong relationships with customers at all levels.
Seipp holds a Bachelor’s degree in Psychology from the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill.
The ACPA Mid-Atlantic Chapter is a trade association representing concrete paving contractors, cement companies, equipment manufacturers, material suppliers, consultants, and others with an interest in concrete pavements. The Chapter is an affiliate of the American Concrete Pavement Association in Rosemont, Ill., and Washington, D.C.
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