AK CEO Named Steelmaker of the Year

Congratulations once again to AK Steel!

AK Steel’s CEO, Roger Newport, has been named the winner of the Association for Iron and Steel Technology’s (AIST) Steelmaker of the Year award. The award was established in 1991 and is given to leaders who create notable impact on the steel industry.

Newport is being recognized for his “strategic and dynamic leadership at AK Steel, engaging and empowering employees to drive innovation, quality, safety, environmental stewardship, and productivity,” AIST said.

AK Steel is the third-largest employer in Butler County. You can read more about Newport and the award here. 



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