Editor, Rock Products and Cement Americas
Mark S. Kuhar, editor of Rock Products and Cement Americas, began his editorial career in 1987 as an assistant editor on Pit & Quarry and Concrete magazines. After leaving construction journalism from 1990-1995, he returned in 1996 as editor-in-chief of Pit & Quarry. Under his editorial direction, Pit & Quarry became the aggregates industry's leading magazine. In his more than 10 years at the helm, Mark developed a number of ancillary media products, such as the Market Reference Guide, Equipment & Technology Handbook, and The Cement and Ready Mix Resource Guide; as well as Mining Equipment and Technology and Portable Plants & Equipment magazines. He helped usher the magazine into the digital age by overseeing the development of the magazine's first website, e-newsletter, online buyers guide and podcast, as well as Pit & Quarry University, an industry education resource.
Associate Editor, Rock Products, Cement Americas and Concrete Products
Based in Jacksonville, Fla., Josephine Smith is the assistant editor for Rock Products, Cement Americas and Concrete Products. Prior to joining Mining Media, she worked as an editor for a local publishing firm, specializing in industry-specific guides and directories. Josephine holds a bachelor's in Communication from the University of North Florida.