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Management Team

    More information about Pat Murley  Patrick J. Murley
             Chief Executive Officer

      Mr. Murley was appointed the Chief Executive Officer of New Star Metals, Inc. in May 2010 when Aurora Resurgence acquired the Company's four divisions from NSG, a division of Severstal. Mr. Murley had been the CEO of NSG since November 2008 and previously was the Vice President of Strategy and Business Development for Severstal. Prior to working at Severstal, Mr. Murley spent twenty years at Worthington Steel Company in various capacities until the last six years where he was Vice President of Operations.

    More information about Michael Noble  Michael E. Noble
             Vice President and Chief Commercial Officer

      Mr. Noble was appointed Chief Commercial Officer of New Star Metals in February, 2011. Previously, he served as President of Premier Resource Group (PRG) which he cofounded in 2001 with William Stapleton. Prior to launching PRG, Mr. Noble spent sixteen years with Interstate Steel Company (ISC) in several positions, including various sales and purchasing management roles. Mr. Noble began his career in the steel industry at National Steel Corporation where he worked in production and inventory control departments.

    More information about Alexi Touloumis  Alexi G. Touloumis
             Chief Information Officer

      Mr. Touloumis served as IT Director under NSG in March 2008, and continued in this role after the formation of New Star Metals. Prior to joining New Star Metals, Mr. Touloumis spent six years (five years in the role of CIO/Director of Information Technology) working for K2 Industrial Services, a $200 million multi-divisional industrial services organization, with over 25 locations nationwide. Mr. Touloumis cofounded an ISP and web-hosting company from May, 1997 through March, 2002. Additionally, he held various other Information Technology & infrastructure support roles at Motorola, Inc., Elek-Tek, Inc., and JP Morgan Chase, NA (NBD).

    More information about James L. Todd  James L. Todd
             Chief Financial Officer

      Mr. Todd was appointed as Director - Finance for New Star Metals in August 2012. Previously, Mr. Todd was the Assistant Corporate Controller under Northern Steel Group and has been with the company as part of the finance team for over five years. Prior to working for NSG, Mr. Todd worked as the Director of Internal Audit with the AMA and as the financial manager of a family owned business. Mr. Todd is a CPA and has an MBA in Finance.

    More information about Pat Murley  Steve Tatalovich
             Senior VP of Operations

      Mr. Tatalovich was appointed to Senior VP of Operations for New Star Metals in March 2014. Prior to assuming his current position, Mr. Tatalovich was ECT's President from 2010 to 2014, General Manager from 2004 to 2010, Operations Manager from 2001 to 2004, and Production Manager from 1998 to 2001.

    More information about Pat Murley  Leslie Boyle-Zickuhr
             Purchasing Manager

      Mrs. Boyle was appointed Purchasing Manager of New Star Metals in September, 2012. In her role Mrs. Boyle coordinates steel procurement for the New Star Metals portfolio of companies. Previously Mrs. Boyle worked in Purchasing and Inside Sales for Premier Resource Group, a division of New Star Metals since 2010. Prior to 2010, Mrs. Boyle spent 7 years with North American Steel in various roles.

Our Story

    To remain competitive in today's industry, a company must align itself with a supplier that can offer outstanding service with quality products at competitive prices. New Star Metals is a flat-roll specialist that sets the standards for strategic consolidation, operating efficiency, and management excellence.

    At New Star Metals, our mission is to achieve 100% customer satisfaction. We have committed professionals in our supply-chain management to complement our industry experience. This partnership helps us provide the support and confidence in your supply chain that can be used as a tool when bringing your products to market. We pride ourselves in our ability to execute quality, service, and competitive prices – all the time. We realize that our customers' success, growth, and profitability is measured by how well we respond to your needs.

    New Star Metals operates in the Chicagoland area close to the major integrated steel mills. Our state-of-the-art coating line offers unparalleled quality, advantageous lead times, and an experienced team of steel processing specialists. As the largest independently owned electrogalvanizing company in the world, New Star Metals has gained a solid reputation as the leader and developer of coated product solutions.

Industry Affiliations

Internation Standards Organization Metals Service Center Institute Can Manufacturers Institute
National Coil Coaters Association National Frame Builders Association