Navy Captain Kent ‘Eagle’ Ewing to headline CSDA annual convention

Published 27/12, 2018 at 11:09

The Concrete Sawing & Drilling Association (CSDA) is proud to announce that Captain Kent Ewing, a retired naval officer, will be its keynote speaker during the association's 2019 convention in St. Petersburg, Florida, from 11-15 March 2019.

Captain Ewing was commanding officer of the USS America (CV-66) during operation Desert Storm, and has also flown over 18,500h in over 100 different military aircraft.  He holds a Bachelor of Science degree in Economics from the University of California, and a Master of Science in Systems Management from the University of Southern California.  Captain Ewing will share stories of his unique experiences leading over 4,000 sailors in wartime, and what lessons on leadership he learned from the navy. By successfully commanding men and women ranging from those in their teens to experienced veterans, he will provide CSDA convention attendees with a new perspective on ways to lead and motivate their employees, as well as provide some entertaining stories about life on an air craft carrier.

The CSDA annual convention and technical fair is attended by owners, managers and operators from concrete cutting, polishing and imaging companies, as well as representatives from manufacturers and distributors who support the industry with products and services. Anyone who is a part of this industry should join CSDA for this action packed event. For more information or to register,, call 727-577-5004 or email

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