NEW YORK United
Performance Metals Inc. (UPM) has named Kathy Esquerra regional
account manager at its La Mirada, Calif., service center.
"will continue to strengthen United Performance Metals
presence on the West Coast," Hamilton, Ohio-based UPM said,
noting that she will represent the company in Arizona, Nevada,
New Mexico, and northern and central California.
Esquerra formerly served as a
sales representative at Orange, Calif.-based Altemp Alloys Inc.
and Exton, Pa.-based TW Metals Inc., according to her LinkedIn
UPM, a subsidiary of Birmingham,
Ala.-based ONeal Industries Inc., focuses on the supply
of specialty stainless steel and high-temperature alloys.