February 14, 2017 - BLM GROUP USA has announced the appointment of Andrew Dodd as North American Sales Director. The announcement was made by Dr. Jeffrey Ahrstrom, President and Chief Operating Officer. In this new capacity, Dodd will direct BLM GROUP USA’s regional sales team in laser, bender and machining systems applications.
February 3, 2017 - As Process Engineering Manager, Elidia will provide leadership and direction to the Fabrication Division to ensure the efficient processing and delivery of products that meet our customer’s expectations. She will also coordinate the estimating and processing of products that flow through the CTI Fabrication Division.
February 1, 2017 - Today, Katharine “Kathie” Morgan began serving as president of ASTM International, one of the world’s largest standards development organizations. Morgan will lead a team thatsupports thousands of members, customers, partners, and other stakeholders worldwide. She succeeds James A. Thomas, who served in the role for 25 years.
January 30, 2017 - NBM Metals Inc. is pleased to announce the appointment of Tom Bobish as Vice President of Operations. Tom will be responsible for the leadership of the NBM sales team, developing new business and marketing opportunities and creating customized solutions to customer needs.
January 25, 2017 - Dan comes to Axalta with 25 years of experience in sales, marketing and R&D management in the coil and extrusion coatings markets. Dan will work directly with Dr. Hong, President of Dura Coat Products, to continue to integrate the Dura Coat business into Axalta while working to expand the business both in North America and globally.
January 24, 2017 - Stefan has been with the company since 1997 when he started out as an apprentice for 4 years in electrical engineering.
January 23, 2017 - Ziegler has over 30 years of experience in the aluminum extrusion and fabrication industry and has been with Gateway Extrusions for 11 years. Coming on board in 2006, Ziegler previously held the titles of General Manager and Vice President.
January 23, 2017 - O’Neal Industries names Kirk Moore President and CEO of TW Metals. Jack Elrod to assume advisory role after 15 years of exceptional leadership
January 19, 2017 - Lapham-Hickey Steel has promoted Michele Summey to Vice President of Corporate Procurement. Summey brings 33 years of purchasing experience with Lapham-Hickey to a new role, in which she will negotiate and coordinate the buying activities among all 7 service centers.
January 18, 2017 - TigerStop LLC has just announced that it has hired Rakesh Sridharan, formerly of the Leatherman Tool Group, as the company’s new CEO of worldwide operations. Sridharan brings a deep understanding of the importance of manufacturing to the economy and to the communities where manufacturers do business. He is uniquely suited to leading TigerStop towards its mission of empowering local manufacturers and their communities to compete globally.
January 11, 2017 - Custom Rollforming Corporation., based in Moundridge, Kan., is pleased to announce that Collin Peck has been hired as their new National Accounts Manager. Collin will market and oversee the sales of CRC’s custom roll forming services.
January 11, 2017 - The Bradbury Group of companies, headquartered in Moundridge, Kan., is pleased to announce Caner Dogruyol has been hired as a Business Development Manager. Caner, based in Kuopio, Finland, will market Bradbury’s roll forming and insulated panel equipment in the Nordic region, Eastern Europe, Middle East, and Northern Africa.
January 6, 2016 - HGG Profiling Equipment has appointed David Harris to manage customer sales and service for a seven state region (New Mexico, Texas, Oklahoma, Arkansas, Louisiana, Mississippi, and Alabama). With ongoing offshore and oil activity, the Gulf States region continues to be a hot spot for tube and pipe cutting. Along with customer sales and support, HGG will count on Harris to provide nearby support for HGG’s growing network of agents.
January 4, 2016 - The Board of Directors of Simonds International is pleased to announce that David Miles has been named President of Simonds Saw L.L.C. effective January 1. Miles succeeds Ray Martino in the role of President. Martino will continue to serve as CEO of Simonds Saw and as President and CEO of Simonds International.
January 4, 2016 - The American Iron and Steel Institute today announced the appointment of Raphael Goodstein as director of tax and trade policy. Goodstein has 15 years of Congressional and government affairs experience, including 10 years representing the common policy interests of the domestic auto industry as legislative director with the American Automotive Policy Council.
December 12, 2016 - The Association of Women in the Metal Industries has held its 2017-2018 elections. Two year term positions that were voted on include the President and Vice-President of the AWMI. Voting took place at the 2016 Annual Conference held in Orland Florida last month.
December 12, 2016 - Bell will relocate from Europe to Camfil APC corporate headquarters in Jonesboro, Arkansas, where he will hold full responsibility for the manufacturing, technical and training facility here as well as North and South American sales operations for the company's dust, mist and fume collection products.
December 9, 2016 - Foerster Instruments has hired Jason Wilburn as their new president to handle all operations and oversee all facilities in North America.
December 6, 2016 - Alcoa Corporation today announced that Molly Beerman has been named Vice President and Controller of the Company, and she will serve as principal accounting officer, effective Dec. 9.
December 6, 2016 - Poghosyan comes to Roll-Kraft from Dahlstrom Roll Form, where he was the Vice President of Operations. He has held previous positions as CIS Executive Director and Chief Development Engineer for the Harwal Group of manufacturing companies. He was also the General Project Manager, overseeing 55 personnel at Ararat Group in Armenia.
December 1, 2016 - Nucor Corp. announced today that its board of directors has elected Patrick J. Dempsey as a director effective immediately. Mr. Dempsey, 52, is President and Chief Executive Officer of Barnes Group Inc., an international industrial and aerospace manufacturer and services provider.
November 10, 2016 - Mazak Optonics Corporation has announced that effective immediately Al Bohlen has been promoted to President of their North American operations. Bohlen has been Vice President and General Manager since 2013.
October 31, 2016 - McNichols Co. is sad to announce the passing of long-time McNichols Co. Executive Vice President, David J. “Dave” Brenneman. A legend at McNichols Co. who faithfully served the company for 40 years, Brenneman passed following a short, but aggressive battle with esophageal cancer.
October 28, 2016 - AK Steel said today that Dwayne A. Wilson and Arlene M. Yocum have been elected to its Board of Directors, effective January 9, 2017.
October 17, 2016 - Dale Badger has been named president of Blue Grass Metals Inc., a metal forming, stamping, fabrication and assembly Company headquartered in Independence, Ky., effective October 17, 2016.