Featured Management Team Member
at A-1 INDUSTRIES
John Herring co-founded A-1 Roof Trusses in 1977. Beginning as a minor stockholder, he purchased controlling stock in 1986 and became the sole owner and operator. After selling the company in 2004, John retired for two years before taking over the business again in 2008. He serves as the Company’s President and C.E.O, and has 42 years of experience in the Truss Manufacturing Industry.
Along with his title of President of A-1 Roof Trusses, Mr. Herring also serves as President of J.R. Herring Enterprises Inc., BetKor Properties, BetKor III, LLC, Jenack III, LLC, Whole House Engineering, LLC, and Integrated Performance Systems, LLC.
Mr. Herring received his Bachelors of Arts degree from St. Michael’s College in Winooski, Vermont, where he studied Political Science, Pre-Law and Liberal Arts. John has been inducted into the Wood Truss Council Hall of Fame, and has been a presenter numerous times for the Building Component and Machinery Conference. In the past 37 years, Mr. Herring has designed and built 10 truss manufacturing facilities across the nation, including A-1’s current 100,000 square foot state of the art facility.
In addition to manufacturing, John has many interests in the aeronautical field. He is a Certified Private Pilot with experience in over 25 aircraft types. Mr. Herring serves as a Lifetime Board Member with the Wellington Boys & Girls Club. John resides in Wellington, FL, with his wife, Linda Herring.
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