“Austin is unique because of the employee-ownership, which brings a culture of accountability and ownership. It’s great that this company has been shared. You own the company and it’s a privilege.”

Barry Babyak, President Of Industrial

Professional History

Mr. Babyak is president of Austin Industrial. He has been with Austin Industrial since 1982 and has expertise in engineering, maintenance and construction for the petrochemical and refining industries. As senior account executive, Mr. Babyak provided hands-on leadership working closely with Austin’s site superintendents.


He earned a B.S. in Civil Engineering from Louisiana Tech University where he graduated Magna Cum Laude. He attended the Advanced Management Program at Rice University and the Construction Management Program at Texas A&M University.