September 30, 2015 - In his new position, Welker will be the company’s chief contact for contractor and distributor sales of SAF Aluminum Extrusions and Sheet, in addition to anodizing and paint finishing orders, and metal fabrication services.

September 29, 2015 - Electralloy has announced the retirement of Tom Atkinson, district sales manager after 43 years of service since joining the company as field salesman. Atkinson’s position will be filled by Stelios Trikoulis, who will serve Electralloy as sales manager for Northeastern US and Eastern Canada.

September 28, 2015 - Pioneer Steel Corp., a Detroit based service center, has named Craig Elliott as sales manager for the Detroit division. Pioneer has locations in Detroit, Nashville, Tenn., and a die set division in Grand Rapids, Mich.

September 28, 2015 - “Lynn has been a valuable member of the Central Steel and Wire team for sixteen years and we’ve seen her generous spirit and the positive impact it has had on those around her first hand,” said Specialty Metals Director, Jim Carroll. “We can’t imagine anyone more deserving of this honor.”

September 24, 2015 - MC Machinery Systems Inc. announces the hire of Kevin Piedimonte for the position of Northeast Regional Sales Manager, Machining. He will be overseeing sales of MC Machinery’s broad offering of milling, turning and EDM machinery in the region.

September 10, 2015 - Brown Gibbons Lang & Company is pleased to announce the addition of Vincent J. Pappalardo as managing director. He will lead BGL's Metals Industry practice and brings nearly 20 years of investment banking experience to the firm.

September 9, 2015 - Alex Gorosito to direct machine sales in Texas. Appointment continues company’s direct sales team expansion.

September 9, 2015 - Tubelite Inc. has named David Fye as a client development manager serving Houston. He reports to Tubelite’s regional sales manager, Terry Robinholt. They work closely with glazing contractors and architectural teams across the region to provide assistance with storefront, curtainwall, entrances and daylight control systems.

September 9, 2015 - Chris is a graduate of DePaul University where he received a B.S. in Information Systems. In addition, Chris has successfully completed the MSCI’s Strategic Metals Management Program at Washington University in St. Louis.

September 3, 2015 - The International Titanium Association has selected Walter E. Herman as the recipient of its prestigious 2015 Lifetime Achievement Award, honoring his many accomplishments during a distinguished 60-year career in the titanium industry.

August 27, 2015 - Mary A. Wardle, Sales Manager, Western Region, for Steelscape has been named Member of the Year by the Association of Women in the Metal Industries (AWMI), the highest honor awarded by the organization that supports and encourages leadership roles of women in the metal industries.

August 26, 2015 - Nordson Corp. announced the addition of Julio Cruz to its Industrial Coating Systems Group as a powder account specialist. Christian Mejia also joins the company as a field customer service representative for powder coating systems.

August 26, 2015 - Ayse Hoops has several years’ experience of industrial sales and tremendous knowledge in heat treatment to the aerospace, defense and energy industries. She will be based in Dallas and responsible for the Texas, Oklahoma and Louisiana region.

August 26, 2015 - Mr. Huskamp is an advanced automotive and aerospace materials expert and has been with the Company since 2011, initially as a consultant, and since 2014, as Vice President of Business and Technical Development.

August 25, 2015 - The board of directors of Sapa AS has appointed Egil Hogna as the company's new president and chief executive officer. He will replace Svein Tore Holsether on September 1, 2015.

August 24, 2015 - JMT recently hired three new Regional Sales Managers who will work out of local offices to better serve customers across the country.

August 19, 2015 - Dallas Industries has announced the appointment of John Heuring as Regional Sales Manager. Heuring will join the sales team in promoting Dallas’ equipment to both end-users and OEMs, as well as developing future marketing plans for the company.

August 18, 2015 - In this newly created position, he will assume the global leadership of Houghton specialty product lines for the major metal industries, including steel and aluminum.

August 13, 2015 - Quality Industries Inc., a precision metalworks company headquartered in La Vergne, Tenn., has named Mike Swift as production manager for its Tennessee operations and Ricky Chaney as plant manager for its expanding operations in Texas.

August 11, 2015 - Romeiser has more than 30 years of experience in manufacturing. In that time, he rose from a tool and die shop apprentice to President of the U.S. subsidiary of Spanish-based machine tool manufacturer ONA EDM

August 11, 2015 - Mr. Zahner joins Metals Inc with over 23 years of professional experience in the metals industry, most recently serving as General Manager at Ryerson, a leading global distributor and processor of metals.

August 7, 2015 - Jeff Albee will be responsible for the sales and service centers in the eastern region for Bohler-Uddeholm Corp. He will be based in our new Middleburgh Heights, Ohio, service center.

August 7, 2015 - The company is pleased to announce that Colin Osborne will be joining its Manufacturing Division as President, Samuel Manufacturing effective August 4. Current President John Morton will be retiring as of May 1, 2016 and during the transition period leading up to his retirement, John will play a valuable role focusing on Samuel’s strategic initiatives for the manufacturing division of Samuel.

August 6, 2015 - BLM GROUP USA has announced the appointment of Jeff Ahrstrom as President and Chief Operating Officer. Ahrstrom comes to BLM GROUP USA with over 30 years experience in positions of within the machine tool industry.

July 31, 2015 - Terrence Norris joins Fronius as Application Technician for the Portage, Ind., headquarters

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