2023 Officer Announcement

San Antonio, TX- Closner Equipment Co. Inc. announces another phase in its leadership succession plan. Underway since 2016, our long-term plan has created a solid cadre of executives that are leading our geographic, brand and organizational growth. 

Effective June 16, 2023, JB Closner will assume the dual role of President & Chief Operating Officer. JB is currently COO with oversight of Machine, Product Support, Safety, Accounting, and Human Resource activities. Prior to that role, he served in a variety of management roles since joining the dealership’s Austin branch in 2006 after graduating from the University of Alabama. He is now based at the Dallas-Ft. Worth Regional office. 

“As an Officer, Board member and major shareholder, JB has been instrumental in our evolution from a South Texas focus to a statewide footprint with facilities now in DFW, Austin, San Antonio, and Houston” said Bennett Closner, who is assuming the role of CEO. “I look forward to continued involvement. It has been a great 40 plus years in the Texas Highway/Heavy industry, and I have great confidence in the operational team that we have assembled, our valued customers, manufacturer partners, and our strategic vision”.

About Closner Equipment Company, Inc. Closner Equipment (www.closner.com), founded in 1946, is a 3rd generation Texas based construction equipment dealer. Closner focuses on the sale, rental & support of concrete, asphalt, compaction, reclamation, and road maintenance machinery throughout Texas and Louisiana.


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