August 15, 2017 - The Steel Manufacturers Association has announced its annual Don B. Daily Achievement in Safety award recipients for 2017, recognizing the safety efforts of individuals and companies in the North American EAF steel industry. The 2017 recipients of the Don B. Daily Safety awards are: Peter Ossmann of North Star BlueScope, Tim Smith of Gerdau, Petersburg, and the TMK IPSCO facility in Geneva, Neb.

August 9, 2017 - As CIO, Celebuski will provide leadership in building and supporting the TW information technology infrastructure and business processes, and he will assume responsibility for all IT strategies.

August 8, 2017 - CENTRIA is pleased to announce a pair of exciting personnel enhancements to the product management team, including the promotion of CENTRIA’s own Jeff Peskowitz to oversee the product management department and the new hire of Kimberly Rager, Product Manager, Insulated Metal Panels.

July 31, 2017 - Armin Walther has been the Managing Director of Handtmann A-Punkt Automation GmbH since June 2017. With his many years of experience in the field of machine tools, he will drive the development of the company forwards.

July 27, 2017 - Roberto has been working at Bystronic since September of 2014, as Director of Global Key Account Management, where he strengthened the business relationships with global customers and developed new strategic accounts.

July 18, 2017 - In response to continued sales increases, Ohio Gratings, Inc., has named Shaun Eller as the new chief operating officer (COO). The move is designed to keep the company focused on growth around the customer and its commitment to “make it right and ship when promised.”

July 18, 2017 - Shawn Seanor, executive vice president of sales and business development, has announced his retirement. Tom Moline is assuming the role of executive vice president of commercial operations. Bill Bryan has been named executive vice president of manufacturing and supply chain.

July 10, 2017 - O’Neal Steel has appointed Tate Forrester to be the company’s Vice President of Sales and Marketing.  In this role, his focus will be on developing and executing strategic sales plans to promote sales growth and contribute to overall customer satisfaction.

July 10, 2017 - TW Metals has hired David Treglia as Branch Manager of the company’s Cincinnati branch and promoted Renee’ Burcham to Branch Manager of the Charleston, W. Va., branch.

July 6, 2017 - Walter Surface Technologies announces the promotion of three of its directors, Philip Tanious, Josée Coutu and Daimon Mussell.

June 28, 2017 - Farnan’s responsibility will entail managing the procurement and inventory control functions of CTI’s largest asset as they continue to grow the enterprise.

June 28, 2017 - The International Safety Equipment Association (ISEA) is pleased to announce that Charles D. Johnson has been named its new president, effective August 1, 2017. Mr. Johnson will succeed Daniel K. Shipp, who retires this year after serving as the Association’s president since 1993.

June 28, 2017 - With Ed and Reiner, Double Globus will have the expertise and the structure to serve its customers’ rapidly and directly, defining with them the most suitable technical solutions first, and then developing the design and managing the project locally.

June 19, 2017 - O’Neal Industries has hired Troy Lugo as its Vice President and Corporate Controller. In that role, Lugo will be responsible for all ONI holding-company financial reporting, accounting, treasury, and banking activities, as well as acting as a support resource for ONI affiliate companies on technical accounting and financial reporting issues.

June 7, 2017 - TW Metals has hired Jon Veurink as Vice President Finance and Chief Financial Officer. Veurink brings over 30 years of experience in leadership roles in finance, including Chief Financial Officer and Chief Accounting Officer in the energy and power generation markets, and Audit Partner at a Big Four accounting firm, working both in the U.S. and overseas.

June 2, 2017 - Andy comes with a wealth of experience within the industry, having spent the last seven years at the Precision Metalforming Association (PMA) where he was a key member of the organization’s leadership team. Andy had specific responsibility for leading PMA’s publishing and trade show operations, including launching a new publication serving the Additive Manufacturing market as well as starting several new events in the U.S. and Mexico.

June 1, 2017 - Melnkovic, who will be based at U. S. Steel's Pittsburgh headquarters, will report to Burritt and join the company's executive management team. In this position, he will be responsible for all facets of the company's human resources division as well as labor relations.

May 30, 2017 - The Association of Women in the Metal Industries is pleased to announce Sonya Malvick as 2016 Member of the Year. Ms. Malvick has been a member of AWMI for 22 years. In that time, she has held the position of Wisconsin Chapter Membership Chair, Programs Chair, Vice President and Chapter President. She currently serves as the International Vice-President after serving as the International Programs Chair for 6 years.

May 23, 2017 - Mr. Danjczek brings to Headwall his extensive strategic and operational leadership experience, including 15 years as President of the Steel Manufacturers Association (SMA), from which he retired in 2014.

May 18, 2017 - Mazak Corporation drew from the ranks of its highly capable and experienced management team and promoted Christopher Papke to the position of Southwest Regional General Manager. Papke will take over for Dana Scott who is set to retire after 19 years as the head of Mazak’s Southwest Technology Center in Houston, Texas.

May 15, 2017 - The Precision Metalforming Association (PMA) today announced that Roy Hardy has joined the organization as president, effective May 15, 2017. As president, Hardy will spearhead the association’s work including leading PMA’s 34-member staff; directing strategic planning, membership development and outreach; managing finances; and leading domestic and international advocacy efforts.

May 12, 2017 - Lauren Trebbien joined the staff of United Performance Metals as Human Resources Coordinator. In this role, she will support and administer the recruiting, new hire onboarding, record-keeping, report-writing, HR systems, training, and benefits processing efforts of the company.

May 9, 2017 - Roll-Kraft is pleased to announce the addition of Frank Mercuri as Chief Financial Officer. Richard Lazar, former Chief Financial Officer, has moved into the position of Director of Finance – Special Projects.

May 8, 2017 - BLM GROUP USA has announced the appointment of Russell Clark, Regional Sales Manager—Mid Atlantic. In this new capacity, Clark will direct BLM GROUP USA sales efforts in Kentucky, North Carolina, Tennessee and West Virginia for its complete line of laser tube cutting systems, benders and machining equipment.

May 5, 2017 - Mercurio has more than 20 years of experience at Mazak Optonics working in service, applications and now sales. Mercurio will be responsible for the Midwest Central territory which includes Illinois, Iowa, Nebraska and St. Louis.


mm mediakit 17 smbanner330px

MM Cover 0817 digital

vert-current-linewhiteAugust 2017


10th annual contest proves copper architectural features are stunning yet sustainable.


Instagram - @ModernMetalsMag

Modern Metals on Twitter


TrendPublishing 6 16 mm

Instagram Icon Large twitter facebook linkedin rss

MM 0817 brandingcovers2