Allegheny Tech Names President
PITTSBURGH (AP) _ Allegheny Technologies Inc. on Wednesday named Chief Executive Officer Robert P. Bozzone chairman and president.
Bozzone succeeds Thomas A. Corcoran, who is leaving at the end of the month.
``Allegheny Technologies is a strong and diversified specialty materials company, well-positioned for growth, and I am excited about leading it to the next level of success,″ Bozzone said.
The company’s board of directors said it will search for a permanent chief executive officer to succeed Bozzone.
Bozzone was vice chairman of Allegheny Ludlum Corp., the predecessor to Allegheny Technologies, beginning in 1994. Previously, he had served as president and chief executive of Allegheny Ludlum and became a director of that company in 1981.
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