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July 25, 2019 - New Sales Manager Justin Prillaman will Expand Blacklidge Emulsions’ Reach to Delaware, Maryland, Virginia and West Virginia
Gulfport, MS – Blacklidge Emulsions, Inc., a leader in innovative asphalt technologies, has announced that Justin Prillaman will be the Sales Manager for their new Mid-Atlantic Territory. This area includes Delaware, Maryland, Virginia and West Virginia. The creation of this sales territory supports Blacklidge’s ongoing commitment to expanding growth. An increasing number of state agencies recognize Blacklidge’s emerging innovative technologies for the asphalt paving industry, and these new sales territories will meet their needs.
Britt Ward, Vice President of Sales for Blacklidge, utilized the services of The PACE Group, a leading executive search group to recruit Prillaman. “We had a great experience working with The PACE Group. Wanda Sullivan, PACE’s Vice President, led the search for us, and we are excited to welcome Justin to Blacklidge Emulsions. Justin has the drive and passion needed for continuing to expand our market share in Delaware, Maryland, Virginia and West Virginia,” said Ward.
Prillaman graduated from Radford University and brings more than 20 years of experience in sales. “I am honored to have been selected to lead the Mid-Atlantic Territory for Blacklidge,” said Prillaman. “I have a genuine passion for sales, and I am looking forward to increasing the customer base with strategic marketing to help sell our pavement preservation products, asphalt cement products and other new products including those now in development.”
The PACE Group has also been chosen by Blacklidge to lead the executive search for a Sales Manager for Ohio, Michigan and Western Pennsylvania. This position will fill a new territory in Blacklidge’s ongoing geographic expansion.
About Blacklidge Emulsions
Blacklidge is a leading innovator, producer and distributor of asphalt products. Based in Gulfport, Mississippi, Blacklidge has several facilities across the Southern United States. Blacklidge manufactures several superior asphalt products—such as UltraTack® and UltraFuse®—with their proprietary technology, HiMod® as well as age-regenerating asphalt products—including ReGen® and ReGenX®—with their proprietary technology, ReSet®. Family-owned and operated since its inception in 1990, Blacklidge prides itself on its legacy of building safer, longer-lasting roads.
Mary Tveit, Media Relations