Justin Strader

President

 Justin Strader

Born and raised in Danville, IL, Justin and wife Abbi moved back to Bloomington-Normal in 2011 after attending Illinois State in the early 2000s.  With 2 children, Carter(10) & Nora(7) plus a yellow lab Elvis(12), they like to stay active in the community as much as possible.  They enjoy finding new places to taste the local favorite flavors.  Being outside is also important to them as they spend time golfing, riding bikes, camping and tailgating at ISU Football Games.  Abbi is Family Coordinator at Oakdale Elementary School, which is where Carter and Nora are enrolled.  Carter is active in sports and school clubs, he plays hockey, baseball and basketball while also being in Student Council, Art Club, Life Club & Safety Patrol at Oakdale.  Nora loves doing her makeup and nails before heading off to Gymnastics and is also in Art Club and Life Club at Oakdale.  

Justin is Vice President of Operations at B&B Amusement of Illinois, LLC(B&B), overseeing Illinois operations since 2012.  B&B is a Terminal Operator of amusement games and slot machines with 24/7 service to our 45+ locations throughout the State of Illinois. Brewer Amusement, the parent company was founded by the Brewer family in McMinnville, Tennessee in 1979 and has grown to be in 25+ states nationwide.  Video Gaming operations began for B&B after years of amusement route operations, in Illinois in 2012 after the Video Gaming Act was enacted in July 2009.  B&B continuously strives to be the premier operator of Amusement and Gaming devices in Illinois.  

Justin believes it is an honor to be a part of the 2020 BNYP Board and looks forward to growing along side great local professionals who are making a major impact in this community.