Congratulations to John Steele, recipient of the Paul E. Bradbury Corporate Achievement Award for 2018! This award is presented annually to an employee who demonstrates outstanding dedication, commitment, loyalty, and perseverance on behalf of Kanawha Scales & Systems; it is given in memory of Paul E. Bradbury who founded the company in 1954.
John was recently promoted to General Manager for our Poca & Pikeville locations. Steele started his career at KSS 19 years ago as a field service tech where he excelled and progressed, first to assistant service manager, then to service manager in 2012 where he served until 2019. John is a member of various internal strategic planning committees, including our Technician Training Program Committee and the Markets & Products Committee.
John and his wife, Candice, have two children – Haven, 13, and Clinton, 6. In his spare time he enjoys boating and golfing.