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C. Paul Palmer Promoted at National Lime & Stone

PM091719 NationalIn addition to his title as president, C. Paul Palmer has been promoted to chief executive officer by the board of directors of the National Lime and Stone Co. The promotion was announced by current CEO Carleton P. Palmer, who will remain with the company as executive chairman.

In his new capacity, Paul Palmer is the primary executive responsible for all aspects of the company and its subsidiaries. 

As executive chairman of the board of directors, Carleton Palmer will be chiefly responsible for leading the board, working with the CEO on strategic initiatives, maintaining relationships and communications with shareholders, and mentoring.

Both will continue to dedicate themselves to maintaining the strong corporate culture of the 116-year-old company.

"While these actions do not represent a major change in the way we have operated the company in the last couple of years," Carleton Palmer said, "it serves to emphasize the confidence we have in Paul and the executive team."

National, which has its headquarters in Findlay, Ohio, operates quarries, manufacturing plants and distribution facilities in over 30 communities in three states.  This includes quarries, sand and gravel facilities, rail and water-based distribution facilities, ready-mixed concrete locations, asphalt plants and paving services.