U. S. Steel Names Burt Caldwell General Manager - Sales
PITTSBURGH, Feb. 21, 2013
PITTSBURGH, Feb. 21, 2013 /PRNewswire/ --United States Steel Corporation
(NYSE: X) today announced that Burt Caldwell has been named general manager –
Sales for its North American flat-rolled sales team based in Chicago,
effective March 1. Caldwell will replace Michael Meyers, who is retiring
after more than 38 years of service with the company. In his new position,
Caldwell will assume responsibility for the sales activities for U. S. Steel's
service center, pipe and tube converter, agricultural and industrial equipment
customers. He will report to Joseph R. Scherrbaum, vice-president – Sales.
Caldwell, 54, joined U.S.Steel in 1980 as a management trainee at
National-Duquesne Works near Pittsburgh, Pa. In 1982, he advanced to an
industrial engineering position at the Oilwell Division in Oil City, Pa. From
1983 through 1993, he advanced through a series of increasingly responsible
roles in inside and outside sales andflat-rolled marketing positions. In
1993, Caldwell became the Southern Area sales office district sales manager
for a geographic region that included Alabama, Tennessee, and parts of Florida
and Mississippi. In 1999, he was promoted to head the newly formed
construction commercial organization focused on the construction and related
industries for flat-rolled products. Caldwell relocated to Chicago in 2004,
when he was named as manager - Sales and Service. He served in this capacity
until 2012, when he was named director – Sales.
Caldwell earned a bachelor's degree in management engineering from Grove City
College in 1980. He is an associate member of the Metals Service Center
Institute, a past board member of the Steel Framing Alliance, and a past
member of the Metal Building Manufacturer's Association Associate Members
For more information about U.S.Steel, visit www.ussteel.com.
SOURCE United States Steel Corporation
Contact: Courtney Boone, +1-412-433-6791 or Sarah Cassella, +1-412-433-6777
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