Todd Pester

Area Manager

Todd is currently the Area Manager for the Vibra-Tech Ohio office. He is responsible for all day-to-day operations of the Ohio office including client development, field work, damage claim investigations, public relations, project bids and cost analysis. Todd works directly with clients to generate proposals from leads and subsequently manage their projects.


Education:

  • Associate of Architectural Engineering, Owens Community College, 2004
  • Associate of Marketing and Sales, Owens Community College, 1997

Professional Memberships:

  • Indiana Mineral Aggregates Association (IMAA), Associate Director, 2015-2016, 2019-2020
  • Ohio Aggregate & Industrial Mineral Association (OAIMA), Associate Director, 2017-2018
  • Ohio Contractors Association (OCA)
  • Michigan Aggregates Association (MAA)
  • Eagle Scout Award – 1991

Community Activities:

  • Board of Directors for the Big Brothers Big Sisters of Putnam County, Vice President
  • Ottawa Glandorf Jaycees
  • Ottawa Cub Scouts Activities Coordinator

Professional Experience:

Todd has served as the Area Manager of the Ohio office since 2008. He started at Vibra-Tech in 2007 as a Field Technician providing vibration management and recording for blasting and construction projects. Serving Ohio, Michigan and Indiana, Todd has recorded multiple project vibration sources and regularly completes pre- and post-inspections on structures.

Presentations:

  • Michigan Aggregates Association, “Dealing with Neighbor Complaints” – February 2020
  • Indiana Mineral Aggregates Association – Teacher Workshop, “Introduction to Vibration in Mining” – 2012, 2013, 2014, 2015, 2016
  • Eastern Pennsylvania  Chapter ISEE – Blasters Training, “Public Relations with New Twists on Conditions Commonly Blamed on Blasting” – June 2015
  • Ohio Blasters Conference, “Public Relations with New Twists on Conditions Commonly Blamed on Blasting” – March 2015
  • Indiana Mineral Aggregate Association, “Fundamentals of Vibration” – January 2015
  • Indiana Mining and Reclamation – Blaster Training, “Fundamentals of Vibration” – December 2013