Joe Davis is Vice President and General Manager of L.C. Eldridge Sales Co., Inc. and Eldridge Engineering Group (div). He has over 30 years of experience in operations management, project management, sales engineering, industrial acoustics, ventilation, and design. In these positions, Joe has supervised the construction of manufacturing facilities, scheduled and managed production of equipment, managed application engineering and design groups, and managed a nationwide sales representative network.
Joe is a graduate of Grantham University with a Bachelor of Science in Engineering Management. He has been a member of the American Society of Mechanical Engineers for 25 years. In addition he is a graduate of Fluor Engineers School of Advanced Refinery and Chemical Plant Design and the Bolt, Beranek and Newman School on Noise Control for Buildings, Manufacturing Plants, Equipment, and Products.
As the General Manager of Eldridge, Joe oversees the day-to-day operations. He trains the team, reviews orders, and ensures projects will meet company standards. In addition to industrial/marine ventilation systems, Joe specializes in airborne acoustic and noise control system engineering and design.
Joe is regularly invited to lead workshops on ventilation and acoustics in Houston and across the US to familiarize others with his passion. Recently, he co-authored a paper presented at the Arctic Technology Conference on ventilation on arctic drill ships.
Joe is co-inventor on seven patents issued by the United States Patent Office for Industrial and Marine Ventilation and Filtration Equipment, as well as four international patents with three more pending.
In his time off, Joe enjoys working on cars and spending time at the family farm with his wife and children. He is also an active member of Cornerstone Community Bible Church and currently serves as Treasurer on the Fort Bend Christian Academy Board of Trustees.