Tim Donahue leads the engineered support structures (ESS) division as group president. He joined Valmont® in April 2018 as the vice president and general manager of the ESS North America structures region. In his current role, Tim is responsible for developing and implementing global ESS strategy and profitability improvement, which transcends 23 countries and 35 manufacturing facilities. The portfolio of products encompasses engineered structures in the lighting, traffic, communications and transportation segments.

Tim gained a wealth of experience in senior level sales and marketing roles for Fortune 500 companies, both in business-to-consumer and business-to-business environments. Prior to joining Valmont, Tim worked for Sprint Corporation in Overland Park, KS, where he led various business units domestically and internationally. In his 20-year career with Sprint, Tim served in a variety of positions, including regional president, vice president sales and CMO of Sprint Business.

Tim received his master’s degree in business administration from Harvard University and his Bachelor of Science degree in business management from McNeese State University in Lake Charles, LA.