July 26, 2011
BMG has named Ken Snover as vice president of the Fort Wayne, IN-based strategic direction, sales development, channel management, research, marketing and international expansion firm specializing in the North American and global construction, mining/quarrying and demolition/recycling industries. BMG works with industry manufacturers, associations and technology firms. Snover brings with him 25 years experience working at Ingersoll-Rand, where he managed brand-marketing initiatives, new product launches, trade show exhibitions and a multi-million dollar budget. He then moved to Vice President for 3 years with the Association of Equipment Manufacturers (AEM) and then spent 5 years with High Velocity Communications. While with AEM, Snover worked as the Managing Director for CONEXPO-CON/AGG 2005, which remains the largest trade show in the Western Hemisphere.
“We are certainly excited to have Ken onboard,” BMG President/CEO Brian Barlow said in a press release. “Ken’s extensive experiences within the construction, aggregate, mining, recycle and environmental markets will add additional depth to BMG’s knowledge, capabilities and global initiatives. Ken fits right in with the strategic value we provide clients: Your Growth Is Our Focus.”
Celebrating its 20th anniversary, BMG has worked with more than 75 manufacturers, associations and technology companies, providing a powerful blend of expertise and integrated services. It actively supports several industry associations, including AEM; Associated Equipment Distributors (AED); the National Stone, Sand & Gravel Association (NSSGA); and the U.S. Green Building Council (USGBC). The new BMG Green division helps clients identify, develop, promote and sell their green technologies, equipment and products to the right customers, addressing a world-wide demand for sustainable construction. BMG also employs a Leadership in Energy and Environmental Design (LEED) Green Associate.
“I am delighted to join the BMG team and become a part of the excitement surrounding the company and their clients’ successes,” commented Snover. “I am proud to be a part of a team that understands the industry and investigates new and unique solutions to help their clients grow.”