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Olympic Promotes Wolfort to VP Specialty Metals

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Andrew Wolfort has  been appointed vice president  of specialty metals for Olympic Steel, Cleveland. He will lead the teams at Olympic’s Schaumburg, Ill., and Gary, Ind., facilities, plus the Berlin Metals business. He will also support the Streetsboro, Ohio, and Latrobe, Pa., facilities that make up the company’s Integrity Stainless business.

"We have a clear vision for the growth of our specialty metals business segment, and Andrew has been instrumental in developing and executing that strategy," said Andy Markowitz, president of the specialty metals business. "In this expanded role, he will continue to ensure the safe, profitable and collaborative growth of our specialty metals locations and commercial teams."

Wolfort joined Olympic Steel in 2007 and has held roles of increasing commercial and leadership responsibility in several of the company's carbon and specialty metals processing facilities. Most recently, he led three of the organization's specialty metals locations as regional vice president.