Mr. Dave Maddux


Ribbons and Badges

Division Honoree

Contact Details


David Maddux is currently a Regional Sales Manager with Valmet Automation. He has worked in the pulp and paper industry since 1990.


David has worked for both paper companies and automation suppliers in the Pulp and Paper Industry throughout his career as a QCS/DCS field engineer, project manager, process control engineer, business manager, and director of sales.  He has a Bachelor of Science Degree from Bryan College.


David is a published author with TAPPI and first became a member in 2001.   He is a proponent of getting students and young professionals interested in the engineering and automation aspect of the Paper Industry.  He had served as an engineering advisor board member of two local high schools and

previously led the charge for the Young Professional agenda for the Process Control Division Council.


Bryan College
Dayton, Tennessee, United States
Bachelor of Science, 2009
Business Management

Job History

Valmet Automation
Regional Sales Manager
June 2019 - present

Resolute Forest Products
Process Control Engineer
Calhoun, TN, United States
October 2018 - June 2019

GPA (Global Process Automation)
Director of Sales
October 2016 - October 2018

TSP (Technology Service Professionals)
Business Manager
April 2012 - September 2016

I&C Lead Field Engineer
August 2010 - April 2012

Advanced Service Providers
Technical Service Account Manager
April 2009 - May 2010

Quality Engineer
Shelbyville, TN, United States
March 2008 - April 2009

Chattanooga Police Department
Chattanooga, TN, United States
October 2003 - March 2008

International Paper
Process Control Engineer
Roanoke Rapids, NC, United States
June 2000 - June 2002

Field Service Engineer
United States
June 1998 - June 2000

Honeywell Measurex
QCS Field Service Engineer
United States
October 1990 - June 1998