Allen Engineering Corporation Names New President

Tue September 04, 2007 - National Edition

Allen Engineering Corporation has promoted J. Dewayne Allen to chief executive officer and chairman of the board. Allen has been president of Allen Engineering since its inception in 1964. He was the recipient of the prestigious “Sam” Golden Trowel Award in 2005.

Jay M. Allen is now the president. Jay was previously the vice president of sales and marketing of the firm with more than 10 years of experience.

Scott Sugg is now the vice president of operations. Sugg was previously the manufacturing manager of Allen. Before joining the firm, he held operations positions in the automotive and consumer products industries.

The remaining officers of Allen Engineering are: Mary Ann Allen, secretary/treasurer; Bill Barnhill, senior vice president; and Jack Wilson, vice president of research and development.

Allen Engineering Corporation is headquartered in Paragould, Ark. The company engineers, manufactures, and markets concrete equipment under two different brands — Allen Concrete Equipment and Allen Concrete Pavers.

Allen Engineering Corporation is family owned and its equipment is American made. Allen Equipment is sold through a network of “concrete-focused” distributors and dealers around the world.