BY ALLAN HEYDORN, EDITOR
25 Years...and Counting
wenty-five years ago this maga- National Pavement Expo West, sister to contractors themselves to tell their
zine published for the first time, website www.forconstructionpros.com, stories to the rest of the industry. We
providing the paving and pave- and our E-newsletter enable us to pro- know our readers are the experts in
ment maintenance industry with its vide a broad variety of information in paving and pavement maintenance,
first and only trade magazine. The just about any way you want to receive and we appreciate your willingness to
goal, according to the first writer in it (“in print, Internet and in person” explain what you do and how you do
this space, was to “make our profits to quote our recent marketing). In it to others in the industry so they can
through helping you do more business fact, you can already read back issues, do it, too. So while we’re proud of what
and make more profit. If we’re good research equipment and materials pur- we’ve accomplished over the last quar-
at it we’ll become an essential part of chases, and connect to manufactur- ter century, and while we’re well along
your business.” ers’ websites at www.pavementonline. making plans for the next 25 years, we
Well, we’re still here. We hope that com. Plus, we’re utilizing the website want to make sure to thank all those
means we’ve helped you grow your to expand the articles you find in the who have helped us along the way.
business and become more profitable, magazine. We wouldn’t be here without you.
and we plan on continuing to be the But there’s way more to our 25-year
trade magazine contractors of all sizes success story than what we have done
and services rely on. We’ll be work- and what we plan to do. Over the years
ing for you a little differently in the we have turned to equipment manu-
months and years ahead, though. Our facturers, material producers, indus-
ties with National Pavement Expo, try consultants, and most frequently
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