New Placement: President of Waukegan Steel
Adams Partners has placed Bruce Bare with Waukegan Steel LLC as President. Here is the Waukegan Steel press release from their CFO Ed Wiertel:
I am pleased to announce that Bruce Bare has joined Waukegan Steel LLC as President. In this role, Bruce is responsible for successfully growing our structural steel fabrication business and driving operational excellence within Waukegan Steel. Bruce brings over twenty-five years of construction industry experience to Waukegan Steel and has a proven track record of business development, construction operations and leading large high profile projects across the United States.
Prior to joining Waukegan Steel, Bruce was the Regional Office Director for Barton Malow Company, where he led the Illinois operations which included Marketing, Project Management and Safety. In addition to Barton Malow Company, Bruce has held various positions within leading construction companies including Gilbane, F.H. Paschen, and Berglund Construction. Bruce currently resides in Elmhurst with his wife and three sons. Bruce earned his BS in Civil Engineering from the University of Illinois, Urbana-Champaign. Please join me in welcoming Bruce to the NMLP Team.
Wayne Griesbaum will assume the role of Vice President of Commercial Operations reporting directly to Bruce. Wayne will continue as a key member of the Waukegan Steel leadership team working closely with Bruce to drive profitable sales growth and manage our critical customer relationships. Wayne’s leadership has been crucial to Waukegan’s growth under National Material’s ownership and we appreciate his ongoing dedication to the business.