Since 1974
One Mission
To help North American mine operators deliver more tons, lower costs, improve safety and enhance operational efficiencies.

Our Company

National Account Team

  1. John Hubbard

    John Hubbard
    National Account Manager

    As National Account Manager for United Central, Mr. Hubbard is part of a team that is responsible for directing the interaction, service and fulfillment of national accounts throughout the US and Canadian markets.

    Prior to joining United Central, Mr. Hubbard spent 26 years working the Appalachian Coalfields representing Persinger Supply Company in the capacity of Salesman, Mining Sales Manager to Vice President of Sales of the Mining Division.

    Mr. Hubbard earned his Bachelor of Business Administration degree in Marketing from Eastern Kentucky University in 1978.

  2. Tom Pendergraft

    Tom Pendergraft
    Strategic Account Manager

    As Strategic Account Manager for United Central, Mr. Pendergraft is responsible for key account relationships, service and fulfillment.

    Mr. Pendergraft spent 35 years of his career managing United Central branches throughout the Eastern Kentucky market.

    Prior to joining United Central, Mr. Pendergraft served as a United States Air Force Inventory Management Specialist. He is a graduate of Jonesville High School in Jonesville, VA and has completed business classes at the University of South Carolina and the University of Kentucky.