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DEC 2018

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Page 20 of 99 ROCKproducts • December 2018 • 19 Luck Stone, the crushed stone and aggregates division of Luck Companies, has significantly broadened its footprint into new areas of the southeastern U.S. following the acquisitions of Stephens Industries in Atlanta and Willow Oak Quarry in Kershaw County, S.C. " T h e s e m a j o r acquisitions pres- ent tremendous opportunities for our associates, our business and our industry part- ners," said Charlie Luck, president and CEO of Luck Companies. "This exciting expan- sion into Georgia and South Carolina launches a new period of strategic, accelerated growth for our company and aligns with our long-term mission to make a positive impact on the lives of people and on the welfare of communi- ties we serve." As a result of the company's expanded geographic footprint, Luck Stone announced the creation of a new South- east Region within their business. Joe Carnahan, general manager at Luck Stone, was named regional vice presi- dent of the new region. John Pullen, chief growth officer for Luck Companies, shared that extending the company's portfolio of operations into the Southeast achieves a number of corporate growth objectives. "South Carolina recently passed legislation to jump-start road and construction projects that will improve the state's infrastructure and Luck Stone is poised to be an active partner in that economic development effort," he said. Pullen also noted that Georgia was ranked as the top state for business for five consecutive years (2013-2017) by Site Selection. "We look forward to Luck Stone Expands Operations Deeper Into Southeast FAST FACT Luck Stone announced the creation of a new Southeast Region within their business. Charlie Luck Learn. Connect. Exchange. Leading the explosives industry in education, training and networking International Society of Explosives Engineers Tel: (440) 349-4400 Gaylord Opryland Resort Register Now!

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