VP Operations - Industrial Air Filtration
Joshua Saxon is an experienced leader, manager, and operator known for pragmatic, thoughtful decisions. He is well rehearsed in GAAP, financial analysis, cost accounting and possess acute problem solving skills.Saxon is an Army veteran with thirteen years of service with domestic and foreign missions to include Afghanistan as an instructor and Infantryman. He is Jump Master, Pathfinder, Air Assault and Rappel Master Certified.
After separating from Active Duty, Saxon started his career in filtration with TVS Filters in Bessemer, Alabama as an Associate. He was then quickly elevated to COO of TVS where he helped double the size of the company in just three short years. TVS was acquired by Pleatco in November of 2019 and Saxon took the lead in the integration of TVS into Pleatco HQ in Louisville, Kentucky and accomplished the move in just 45 days.
Since joining Pleatco, he has been instrumental for the operations team with manufacturing, planning, process improvement, and inventory. Saxon took over Operations in October for Industrial Air.
Saxon holds a Bachelor of Science in Accounting and an Master of Business Administration from the University of Alabama at Birmingham. He lives in Louisville, Kentucky with his wife Sara, and his two sons Bo and Shep. Josh is a passionate wood worker and an average golfer.