The first day was capped by an opening reception, which offered more time for convention attendees to visit the expo and network with others and participate in a live auction to benefit IAAP's political action committee.
IAAP Committee chairs reported their past accomplishments and future goals. Jason Schlee (Vulcan Materials) was recognized for serving as chair of the Safety Committee; Aaron Ozinga (Ozinga Materials) passed the IAAP President honors to Jack Keeler (LafargeHolcim); special recognition was given to Don Mikulic (Weis Earth Science Museum) for years of service to the industry and as a founding member of the IAAP's Teachers Workshop program.
The IAAP convention once again proved to be a great opportunity for members to socialize, network and make business contacts. CEG
The LafargeHolcim team
The IAAP convention once again proved to be a great opportunity for members to socialize, network and make business contacts.
The Illinois Association of Aggregate Producers’ 52nd Annual Convention combined with the Aggregate Miner Safety Conference was held in Springfield, Ill., March 4 to 5, 2020, at the Crowne Plaza Hotel.
Keith Henderson (R) accepts the award from Aaron Ozinga.
Steve Thelen (L) accepts the award from IAAP President Aaron Ozinga.
Hanson Material Service
Aaron Ozinga gave the keynote address and spoke about leaving a lasting legacy in the things we build and the people we interact with.
The IAAP Convention features various seminars on industry topics.
Wyatt Miller (R), winner of the 50/50 drawing.