BIRMINGHAM, Ala., May 16, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Vulcan Materials Company (NYSE: VMC) today announced that C. Wes Burton, Jr. (45) has been elected treasurer.
Mr. Burton is a graduate of the Georgia Institute of Technology and recently served as management consultant with the Enterprise Performance Management Strategy practice group of Accenture LLP. Prior to that he was Senior Vice President and Treasurer with Saks Incorporated.
Donald M. James, Chairman and CEO of Vulcan, commented, "We are pleased to have Wes join the Vulcan organization. His education and experience make him well qualified to fill this important role at Vulcan."
Vulcan Materials Company, a member of the S&P 500 index, is the nation's foremost producer of construction aggregates and a major producer of other construction materials.
For additional information about Vulcan Materials Company, see www.vulcanmaterials.com.
SOURCE Vulcan Materials Company