Allegheny Technologies Inc. (ATI) has named Kevin B. Kramer
senior vice president and chief commercial and marketing
officer, the specialty steel producer announced Jan. 28.
Kramer will "lead the
alignment and coordination of ATIs global commercial and
marketing strategies across all business units" effective Feb.
3, the Pittsburgh-based company said in a statement.
president and chief executive officer Richard J. Harshman
described Kramers role as a "new corporate commercial and
marketing leadership position ... focused on enhancing,
developing and implementing global market development and
commercial strategies across ATIs businesses."
The company cited
Kramers 30 years of business experience, including eight
years with Pittsburgh-based Alcoa Inc., where he served as
president of growth initiatives and president of wheel and
Kramer also spent 21
years with Akron, Ohio-based Goodyear Tire & Rubber Co.,
where he served as vice president of original equipment sales.
He was most recently president of the wiring division at
Warren, Ohio-based manufacturer Stoneridge Inc.