PITTSBURGH Walt Wilson has been promoted to regional manager at Sims Brothers Recycling.
Wilson will oversee operations at the Marion, Ohio-based companys Delaware and Columbus, Ohio, locations including purchasing and shipping of materials, facility maintenance and management of the work force.
Wilson will report to Gary Sims, president and chief executive officer. Wilson started in the scrap industry in 1991 working for a company that was purchased by Sims in 2004.
"Walt is one of the most energetic and gregarious people in the company. His concern for his customers is part of his very fiber, and his teammates appreciate his no-nonsense family approach to the scrap business," Sims said. "Walt is a tremendous asset to the company."