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Steel company executive

Brian William Hugh Marsden, Welsh, American steel company executive. Member Mayor's Task Force on Steel in Southeast Chicago, Chicago, 1984-1986; co-chairman Chicago Public Schools Science Fair, 1987. Member American Iron and Steel Institute (board directors since 1986), American Society Metals (chairman Northern Ontario chapter 1959), International Iron and Steel Institute (Canada representative to committee on technical 1973-1975).

Background

Marsden, Brian William Hugh was born on February 9, 1932 in Swansea, Wales. Came to the United States, 1977. Son of Frederick W. and F. Edna (Gay) Marsden.

Education

Bachelor of Science magna cum laude, University Wales, Swansea, 1952.

Career

From junior engineer to general superintendent steelworks, The Algoma Steel Corporation, Sault Ste. Marie, Ontario, Canada, 1952-1969;vice president administration, The Algoma Steel Corporation, Sault Ste. Marie, Ontario, Canada, 1970-1973;vice president operations, The Algoma Steel Corporation, Sault Ste.

Marie, Ontario, Canada, 1973-1976;vice president iron and steel operations, Interlake Inc., Oakbrook, Illinois, 1976-1978;director corporation engineering and research, Interlake Inc., Oakbrook, Illinois, 1978-1980;president iron and stell division, Interlake Inc., Oakbrook, Illinois, 1980-1986;president, chief Executive officer, Acme Steel Company, Riverdale, Illinois, since 1986.

Works

  • Other Work

    • Patentee in field.

Membership

Member Mayor's Task Force on Steel in Southeast Chicago, Chicago, 1984-1986. Co-chairman Chicago Public Schools Science Fair, 1987. Member American Iron and Steel Institute (board directors since 1986), American Society Metals (chairman Northern Ontario chapter 1959), International Iron and Steel Institute (Canada representative to committee on technical 1973-1975).

Clubs: Midlothian (Illinois) Country.

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Avocations: tennis, golf, music, history.

Connections

Married Eileen May Martin, April 28, 1955. Children: Hu W., David W., Alun B., Peter G.

father:
Frederick W. Marsden

mother:
F. Edna (Gay) Marsden

spouse:
Eileen May Martin

child:
Hu W. Marsden

child:
David W. Marsden

child:
Alun B. Marsden

child:
Peter G. Marsden