Tom Slabe
Executive Vice President, Stormwater & Pipe

Slabe joined Contech in 2006 as Vice President of Marketing for the Stormwater Division and was a significant contributor to the development and execution of the Stormwater business strategy and functional organization. Slabe has diverse sales and marketing experience previously serving as Director of Strategic Account Management and Marketing/Product Management at Dayton Superior Corporation. Prior to that, he was Director of Corporate and Strategic Accounts at SIP Corporation. Slabe holds BBA and MBA degrees from Cleveland State University. 

Jeff Gilkinson
Senior Vice President, Pipe

Gilkinson joined Contech in 1998. Prior to his current role, Gilkinson was Contech’s Vice President for the Armortec and Keystone businesses. He has also served as Vice President of Engineering & Customer Solutions, Vice President of Technical and Field Marketing, as well as Regional Vice President for the Atlantic Region. Gilkinson holds a B.S.degree in Environmental Engineering from Cornell University and an MBA from the University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill.

Ed Zax
Senior Vice President, Structures

Zax joined Contech in 2005 as the President of Bridge Technologies. Prior to founding BridgeTek LLC in 1994, Zax was General Manager of the Southeast region of ESSROC Materials whose total domestic revenues exceeded $1 Billion. Zax holds both his B.S. and M. Eng. degrees from the University of Louisville.