Meet the team

Providing customers with a tailored service

DJT Surfacing has a strong management team whose combined skills and experience provides each of our Customers with a tailored service, innovative solutions and reliable delivery. Our team are ready to provide support and input to any project.

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DJT Surfacing Leadership Team

Jo Salmon

Jo Salmon

Managing Director

Jo has over 20 years’ experience in managing group service functions covering Health and Safety, HR, IT, business management systems and procurement; with the last three years working at Director level. As Managing Director, Jo is also responsible for the strategic direction of the business, combining her Group Services experience to build relationships with new Customers and enhance the relationships with our current Customers and stakeholders; whilst ensuring we continue to meet our safety, quality environmental objectives.

Jo is a Member of the Chartered Institute of Highways and Transportation (CIHT) and Institute of Asphalt Technology (IAT) and was previously a member of the Civil Engineering Contractors Association Midlands Region Council.

Ryan Lydon

Ryan Lydon

Operations Director

Ryan is a strong operational leader with excellent commercial and project management skills to coordinate our workforce in a safe and reliable manner. Ryan’s 20 years’ experience in asphalt surfacing and highway maintenance brings unrivalled capability that provides Customers with the right resources at the right time that are equipped to meet each individual project’s requirements.

Ryan takes a strategic role in identifying contract opportunities and directing our commercial and operational resources to provide an excellent level of service across each stage of a project or contract.

jamie thornton

Jamie Thornton

Company Owner

Jamie has over 25 years’ experience in asphalt surfacing and highway maintenance covering all sectors and types of Customers.

As the ultimate owner of DJT Surfacing and Operations Director; Jamie draws on his technical and operational knowledge to collaboratively develop innovative solutions for our Customers and maintains these relationships throughout the project or contract lifecycle to ensure excellent customer focus.

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