Vice President, Marketing
John manages all marketing efforts for Hickory Construction, from planning and budgeting to overseeing the implementation of advertising and public relations campaigns. His day-to-day activities include coordinating with creative agencies in the development of ad/PR materials, company branding and online presence, all with the goal of effectively communicating Hickory’s strengths as a contractor and member of the community.
John began working for Hickory in 1987, starting out as a general laborer, then developing his construction skills as an apprentice, carpenter and craftsman. He later worked for several years as a field manager on both residential and commercial projects before stepping into his current role as vice president in charge of marketing in 2000.
Originally from Knoxville, John is a graduate of William Blount High School in Blount County and a veteran of the United States Army and Tennessee Army National Guard.