Tag: Steve Zelnak

Says The Sunrock Group’s Bryan Pfohl: “When it comes to maintenance, we like to plan for events. And it’s all about the relationship with those you do business with. If they haven’t got it – and sometimes they don’t – it becomes ‘when can you get it?’” Photo: P&Q Staff

Sunrock, Sykes Supply leaders reflect on the industry (Part 2)

December 4, 2023 By

The conversation between The Sunrock Group’s Bryan Pfohl and Sykes Supply’s Steve Zelnak continues with more reflections on the past and insights about today’s industry.

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Sykes Supply’s Steve Zelnak, left, and The Sunrock Group’s Bryan Pfohl offered P&Q an exclusive interview late this summer. Photo: P&Q Staff

Sunrock, Sykes Supply leaders reflect on the industry (Part 1)

November 1, 2023 By

Longtime business rivals Bryan Pfohl and Steve Zelnak reminisce about the aggregate industry they came into decades ago and how it’s evolved for the better.

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Steve Zelnak, pictured at center in 1987 at Martin Marietta’s Belgrade Quarry in Maysville, North Carolina, is now with Sykes Supply. Photo: Steve Zelnak

Where Are They Now: Steve Zelnak

May 13, 2021 By

Steve Zelnak guided Martin Marietta for decades. Now, he finds himself back in the industry to a degree, albeit from a new angle.

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According to EJ Burke, the most noticeable difference in blasting today versus 50 years ago is there are better products and technology available. Photo by Kevin Yanik

P&Q Profile: Dyno Nobel’s EJ Burke

September 10, 2018 By

P&Q caught up with Dyno Nobel’s EJ Burke to capture his perspective on the aggregate industry’s evolution and how blasting has changed over the years.

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2016 Pit & Quarry Hall of Fame inductee: Steve Zelnak

May 1, 2016 By

Steve Zelnak, whose career in the aggregates industry began in 1974, grew Martin Marietta revenues from $450 million […]

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2016 Pit & Quarry Hall of Fame videos

April 27, 2016 By

Rick Feltes Don James Steve Zelnak

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Perspective: James, Zelnak were industry ‘titans’

April 12, 2016 By

Gus Edwards, who devoted 16 years of his career to the National Stone, Sand and Gravel Association (NSSGA), […]

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Feltes, James and Zelnak enshrined into Hall of Fame

March 20, 2016 By

Aggregates industry leaders gathered Sunday night for the fourth annual Pit & Quarry Hall of Fame Induction Ceremony […]

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Pit & Quarry announces 2016 Hall of Fame class

January 13, 2016 By

Pit & Quarry’s 2016 Hall of Fame class includes Rick Feltes of Feltes Sand & Gravel Co., Don […]

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