July 12, 2016 - Mazak Corp., Florence, Kentucky, has announced that Brian Papke, long-time company president, has accepted a new position as Chairman, and Daniel Janka, former executive vice president, has been named company president. As of July 1, Janka will assume the normal operating functions of Mazak’s North American operations

July 6, 2016 - Jack Berg, founder and retired president of Service Filtration Corp., was a tireless supporter of the technical and educational missions of the AES, AESF and NAMF for more than 50 years.

June 29, 2016 - Dengensha México has increased its resistance welding support capabilities by adding Raul Ramiro Flores Rodriguez as Technical Service Engineer. Adding Flores is a direct result of México’s automotive industry growth and DGM’s direct response to that growth with increased customer service and sales support.

June 28, 2016 - Reyes is a 33-year steel industry veteran and began his career at Olympic Steel in 1999 as a Sales Manager. He served as General Manager — Minneapolis for 12 years and was promoted in 2014 to Vice President, Sales and Marketing — Flat Rolled.

June 23, 2016 - John Bugh will have global responsibility for the division, which includes ECi M1 ERP software, and will be based at ECi headquarters in Fort Worth, Texas.

June 10, 2016 - Jeff Moe joins the Christy Metals sales group with over 40 years of sales experience in metals and metal finishing.

June 7, 2016 - John Martinez, sales and purchasing director for TCI Precision Metals, died May 24, according to the Gardena, California-based metal processor and distributor.

May 31, 2016 - CENTRIA Architectural Systems is pleased to announce that Ralph Smillie and Pat Baker have been promoted to Vice President, CAS Distribution and National Accounts Manager, respectively.

May 26, 2016 - Rolled Alloys is pleased to announce that Marc Glasser, Director of Metallurgical Services, has been named to the 2016 Industrial Heating Executive Committee. The 2016 Industrial Heating Executive Committee is an elite group of senior level managers from the thermal process industry. This committee was created to discuss market conditions, industry news, upcoming shows/events and related topics to the industry.

May 17, 2016 - Mr. Dockey is a proven and talented 20-year veteran in the coil coating industry, including previously serving as president for the National Coil Coating Association.

May 4, 2016 - The Board of Directors of the American Iron and Steel Institute (AISI) has elected John Ferriola, chairman, president and CEO of Nucor Corp., to serve as chairman of the Institute until May 2017.

May 4, 2016 - CENTRIA Architectural Systems, an industry leader in the design, development and manufacture of metal wall and roof systems, is pleased to announce that Brad Johnson has been named Executive Vice President, Sales.

April 27, 2016 - Koike Aronson announces the appointment of James McAuliffe Jr. to the positions of President and Chief Operations Officer. Jerry Leary, formerly the President and CEO of the company, will remain Chief Executive Officer until March of 2017.

April 27, 2016 - Novelis announced that Kevin Shutt has been named Plant Manager of its Oswego plant, effective immediately.

April 25, 2016 -  Norsk Titanium AS today announced the appointment of Carl O. Johnson to the position of Senior Vice President – Technology, Engineering and Quality, and Rebecca A. McGrane to the position of Vice President and General Manager – Technology Center.

April 21, 2016 - Brian Thompson was appointed Chief Financial Officer and Todd Hoeft was appointed Regional Sales Manager for Feed Lease Corp.

April 13, 2016 - This appointment keeps pace with the company's growth and strategic development under the leadership and direction of David Samrick, CEO and Chairman.

April 12, 2016 - The Association for Iron & Steel Technology has named Nucor Corp. chairman and chief executive officer John J. Ferriola as its 2016 Steelmaker of the Year, the association has announced.

April 11, 2016 - As Vice President of Engineering Joe will be assisting Doug Harris, President/CEO of HE&M Saw and other department heads to move the company forward, designing new models using new processes that will enable HE&M Saw to meet the evolving needs of the metal working industry.

April 11, 2016 - Dengensha America recently added Jack Zhang as Technical Service Engineer. Zhang will have responsibility for providing customer service and support assistance for new and existing resistance welding customers in the United States and Canada.

April 1, 2016 - Precision Marshall Steel, supplier of deluxe tool steel and alloy plate, has named Rena Moore Deluxe Plate Product Manager, and Matt Warco and Dustin Gazda account managers.

April 1, 2016 - Satpute has nearly 30 years of experience in the aluminum industry and previously served as Chief Marketing Officer, Hindalco Industries Limited. Prior to his role with Hindalco, Satpute held roles of increasing responsibility within Novelis, including Director, Business Development & Innovation for Novelis Asia; Vice President, Sales, Marketing & Technical Services for Novelis Asia; and Managing Director of Aluminium Company of Malaysia Berhad (ALCOM).

March 29, 2016 - As engineering manager, Chordas will assist Talan’s customers in, among other things, designing products for manufacturability – one of our company’s major differentiators in the marketplace.

March 22, 2016 - Brian K. Bishop has been named Vice President, Carbon Steel Operations and Michael A. Kercsmar has been named Vice President, Specialty Steel Operations.

March 9, 2016 - Citing impressive gains in growth and sales, TigerStop has promoted Mike Anderson from Southeastern Regional Sales Manager to Product Manager of Saw Systems. Kevin Trowell, formerly with Beisse America Inc., will be TigerStop’s new Southeastern Regional Sales Manager.

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