Ohio Coatings Company (OCC) today announced the appointment of Ms. Lori Clark to vice president of commercial, effective October 1, 2020. In this role, she will be responsible for all marketing activity including customers, suppliers, distributors, and customer support functions.
“Lori brings a tremendous amount of value to the OCC organization through her vast experience and leadership capabilities,” said, Jim Tennant, OCC president. “She understands the customer needs, and she has a long-standing history of exceeding customer expectations.”
Clark has more than 30 years of experience in the steel business. Prior to this new role, she was the general manager of marketing and quality. She joined OCC in 1994 as part of the design and development team. During her 25-year tenure with OCC she was responsible for purchasing, sustainability, engineering, safety and quality. She began her career with Wheeling-Pittsburgh Steel Corporation as an area engineer in the Mingo Junction facility.
Clark earned a B.S. in mechanical engineering from West Virginia University.
About Ohio Coatings Company
Ohio Coatings Company is a world-class producer of tin plate steel, focusing on electrolytic tin coating lines for the sanitary food can and aerosol packaging markets. Headquartered in Yorkville, Ohio, OCC is a 50/50 joint venture owned by Esmark, Inc., and TCC Steel.
About TCC Steel
TCC Steel is the premier tin plater in South Korea servicing the domestic and primarily Asian markets for over 60 years. Established in 1959, TCC Steel was the first to produce electrolytic tin plate in Korea.
About Esmark, Inc.
Esmark, Inc. is a diversified, privately-held family company with a portfolio of industrial companies with strong roots in the steel industry. Over the years, Esmark has diversified its interests and operations into a number of businesses engaged in the industrial and commodity sectors. Esmark (a former publicly traded company on NASDAQ: ESMK) has focused on several key industries including steel services, oil and gas exploration, aviation, real estate, professional services, technology and youth sports development. The company is also an active corporate citizen in the communities it serves, having committed more than $5 million in philanthropic support a wide range of humanitarian, education, family wellness and youth sports programs in Pennsylvania, Illinois and internationally. www.esmark.com
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