A&A Paving Contractors, Inc. Roselle, Illinois
By Jeff Winke
WHO ARE WE?
A&A Paving in Roselle, Illinois is an asphalt paving and concrete company that has been in business for more than 63 years. Even with their long history, the company reports to operate like a startup, continually innovating and pushing boundaries designed to provide the best service possible. The company is led by owner Todd Eichholz, who is on the board of the National Pavement Expo and is a frequent expert speaker at industry events. He has instilled a servant-leadership mentality throughout the company, empowering employees to take ownership and make decisions that benefit both the company and the customer.
Interestingly, the company partners with Chicago-based Harper College, a community college with 35,000 students, to offer an on-the-job apprenticeship program where student-employees can earn an Associates of Applied Science (AAS) degree while learning A&A Paving front office roles such as project management, sales, and marketing through mentorship from the company’s well-established management team.
“We place a priority on our employees and their wellbeing,” stated Eichholz. He credits the employee-centric management approach with the company’s rapid growth, and profits increasing fivefold in the past few years.
Technology is also a major focus for A&A Paving, using the latest tools and software to streamline processes designed to improve efficiency. This technology-driven approach has been credited with the company’s success delivering high-quality work in less time, reducing costs and improving the customer experience.
WHAT WE DO
A&A Paving self performs asphalt paving, sealcoating, pavement maintenance and concrete services for commercial and industrial clients, office buildings, retail centers, financial institutions, community living facilities, schools, churches, HOAs, hospitals and other businesses throughout the Chicagoland market.
A&A Paving has received numerous accolades and awards throughout the years. Of note, the company has been named a “Top Contractor” by Pavement Maintenance and Reconstruction magazine nine times and were even named “Contractor of the Year” in 2021 and 2022. The company was also recognized as one of the “Best Contractors to Work for In Construction,” a testament to their commitment to their employees and their business culture.
A&A Paving places an emphasis on delivering quality results to its customers as evidenced in their current 225 and growing five-star Google Reviews.