From children to industry veterans, the recipients of the awards given out at the National Ready Mixed Concrete Association's (NRMCA) annual convention in San Diego varied greatly. One of the many awards that was given during the convention was the NRMCA Chairman's Award which was awarded Karl Watson Jr.:
This award is given in appreciation of extraordinary dedication to NRMCA. This year’s recipient is Karl Watson, Jr., who followed his namesake father into the ready mix industry and rose steadily to the top of his profession, including senior management positions at Rinker Materials and CEMEX along with being a former chairman of the Board of NRMCA.
Watson was just one of a myriad of award winners: