Braidy Industries, Inc., an Ashland, Kentucky-based manufacturer of metals for the global transportation and defense industries, has named Tom Modrowski as President of its subsidiary, Braidy Atlas. Having served as Executive Vice President of Construction for Braidy Industries since June 2017, Tom will head Braidy Atlas’ operations, overseeing mill completion and integrated aluminum sheet production.
Tom has extensive leadership experience at leading steel, coating technology, and merchandising companies. As an employee of US Steel from 1985-1995, Mr. Modrowski managed a team that directed the design, installation, setup and subsequent management of Double Eagle, a producer of nearly 900k tons annually of exposed coated metal sheet product for the automotive industry. As President of Electric Coating Technologies, he spearheaded the re-opening of its processing facility that was later acquired by Esmark Steel Group. He later served as President of Esmark Steel. Tom has served on the boards of Mountain State Carbon, LLC, Wheeling Nisshin, Inc., Ohio Coatings Company, Great Western Steel and Wheeling Specialty Processing.