Aluminum Association President Heidi Brock Elected To Council Of Manufacturing Associations Board Of Directors

Arlington, VA.
Last week, Aluminum Association President Heidi Brock was elected to the Board of Directors of the National Association of Manufacturer’s (NAM) Council of Manufacturing Associations (CMA). The announcement was made during CMA’s Winter Leadership Conference in Annapolis, MD.

Aluminum Extruders Council and Aluminum Association Announce Extrusion Shipments and End Uses for 2012

(Wauconda, Illinois and Arlington, VA)

The Aluminum Extruders Council (AEC) and The Aluminum Association, Inc. (AAI) today released industry estimates of aluminum extrusion shipments in North America by major market for 2012. AEC and AAI have collaborated on reporting annual end use figures since 1999, resulting in a more accurate account of extrusion shipments, end uses, and value of the industry.

Aluminum Association Reaches Record Membership with Company Additions

Association Executive Committee Also Makes Three Additions

The Aluminum Association announced today the addition of three companies to the organization's membership.  Scotwood Industries, Page Transportation and Alloy Technology Innovations, each of which provides goods or services to the aluminum industry, will join the Association as Associate members.  These additions bring total membership of the Aluminum Association to a record 98 members, consisting of 51 producer and 47 associate members.

Joe Quinn Named Vice President of Public Affairs of the Aluminum Association

The Aluminum Association announced today the hiring of Joe Quinn as the Vice President of Public Affairs, effective July 15.  Quinn will oversee the policy communications, advocacy strategies and media relations for the trade group.

Prior to joining the Aluminum Association, Quinn served as Vice President at Edelman, the largest public relations firm in the world, where he led public affairs and corporate reputation programs for Walmart, Toyota and the American Petroleum Institute, among others. He previously held the role of Managing Director at Xenophon Strategies, Inc.

Doug Richman Named 2013 Marlan Boultinghouse Award Winner

Recognition for Richman's noted distinction, accomplishment and leadership

ARLINGTON, Va., Doug Richman, Vice President of Engineering and Technology at Kaiser Aluminum, was named this year' Marlan Boultinghouse Award winner at the Aluminum Association's 80th annual meeting. The Boultinghouse Award is the highest award given by the North American aluminum industry.

The Aluminum Association Signs MOU with the Aluminium Association of India

HYDERABAD, India, December 8, 2011 (News Release) - The Aluminum Association today signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MOU) with the Aluminium Association of India.

Aluminum Association Applauds Passage of Senate Resolution 251

ARLINGTON, Va.,The Aluminum Association today applauded the U.S. Senate for its passage, by unanimous consent, of Senate Resolution 251, "a resolution expressing support for improvement in the collection, processing, and consumption of recyclable materials throughout the United States."

The Aluminum Association Supports America Recycles Day and Offers Challenge

Recycle Every Aluminum Can You See and Use Tomorrow and Every Day
ARLINGTON, Va., The Aluminum Association supports America Recycles Day, tomorrow, November 15th and reminds everyone to recycle all the aluminum they use in their everyday lives.

Aluminum is infinitely recyclable meaning it can be eternally recycled with no loss in quality.  Aluminum’s recyclability and durability mean that 75% of all aluminum ever produced is still in use today.