Mike Doxey is the President and Chief Executive Officer of the DSS group of companies, including DirecTank Environmental Products, Direct Scaffold Supply, and Beric Valves. His responsibilities include strategic planning, financial oversight, and establishing and communicating the corporate mission and vision.
Mike is a proven leader and executive with over 35 years of experience in the aboveground storage tank industry. He brings a wealth of expertise in many key aspects of the business, having spent time in roles ranging from steel fabrication shop laborer to international operations manager. His expertise includes project management, manufacturing, supply chain management, and product engineering. Mike brings a strong understanding of the international side of the business, including the Middle East, Asia, and Euro-African markets. Mike is passionate about providing customers with not just a premium product but also a premium experience through unparalleled customer service. This is evidenced by the relationships that he has built and maintained throughout his career.
Mike started his career in the AST industry with a large tank contractor in their steel fabrication shop. This lead to positions in Engineering, Project Management, and Sales. From there he served in various management roles, including an international assignment in Singapore as the Asia-Pacific Region Manager for HMT, Inc. After that, Mike returned to Houston in an executive capacity for HMT to lead their Engineering and Manufacturing division, and it was during this time that they experienced peak growth and profitability. In 2012 Mike came to Direct Scaffold Supply in the role of Chief Operating Officer, and subsequently to Chief Executive Offer. During this time, he has lead the company to a period of growth and expansion unprecedented in their 20-year history, resulting in their status as the leading scaffold supplier in North America.
Mike earned his Bachelor of Science in Civil Engineering from the University of Utah. He is a licensed Professional Engineer in the state of Texas and a certified Project Management Professional (PMP).