The Paragon Management Team

Committed. Professional. Experienced.

At Paragon, we've assembled a group of dedicated professionals, each with a broad and diverse business background. From sales to leasing to parts to equipment and repair, our team offers you the experience, resources and knowledge needed to assist you with all of your tank trailer needs.

Rick Irons

President, Paragon Enterprises LLC

As President of Paragon Enterprises LLC and its subsidiaries, Rick Irons has over 35 years of experience in sales, leasing and manufacturing in the tank trailer industry. Rick started Paragon Trailer Center LLC in Cartersville, Georgia in 1996, and assumed his current position in 2001.

Peter Goodier

VP, Paragon Tank Truck Equipment

As Vice President of Paragon Tank Truck Equipment, Peter Goodier has over 26 years of experience in designing and selling equipment to discharge dry and liquid tank trucks equipment. Peter started Paragon Tank Truck Equipment in 2008.

Gayle Griffin

Secretary, Treasurer and Controller, Paragon Enterprises, LLC

As Secretary, Treasurer and Controller for Paragon Enterprises, LLC, Gayle Griffin has over 39 years of experience in accounting and 26 years experience as a controller. Gayle earned her BS Degree in Accounting from Jacksonville State University, Jacksonville, Alabama, and her MBA in Accounting from Berry College, Rome, Georgia.

Drake Miller

National Sales Director, Paragon Tank Truck Equipment

As National Sales Director for Paragon Tank Truck Equipment, Drake Miller has over 30 years of experience in sales management of PTO's, driveline components and hydraulic equipment.

Ray Canup

Director of Shop Services, Paragon Trailer Center, LLC

As Director of Shop Services for Paragon Trailer Center, LLC, Ray Canup has been a member of the Paragon team for over 9 years. Ray is a Certified Inspector, as well as the company's Quality Control Manager.

Pam Buck

Inside Sales Manager, Paragon Tank Truck Equipment

As inside Sales Manager for Paragon Tank Truck Equipment, Pam Buck is a valued member of the Paragon management team. Prior to joining Paragon, Pam spent 33 years in distribution for the automotive aftermarket.