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Braidy Industries announces Bouchard to step down; president Tom Modrowski named interim CEO

By Mark Maynard Kentucky Today Braidy Industries Chairman and CEO Craig Bouchard will step down from his position, the company announced Thursday. Bouchard, the company founder, will remain a member of the Braidy Industries Board of Directors. The company is named after one of Bouchard’s daughters. The company still plans on building the $1.7 billion rolling aluminum mill near Ashland. President...

Braidy Industries names executive vice president Tom Modrowski to head Atlas mill operations

By Mark Maynard Kentucky Today Braidy Industries, Inc., has named a veteran of the steel industry to head its Braidy Atlas mill operations, the company announced Monday. Tom Modrowski, who served as executive vice president of construction for Braidy Industries since 2017, will oversee mill completion and integrated aluminum sheet production. Tom Modrowski, a veteran in the steel industry, will lead...