FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Media Contacts: Bill Keegan, Esmark 312.927.8424 billkeegan07@gmail.com Dan Murphy, Heritage Valley Health System 412.749.7403 dmurphy@hvhs.org PITTSBURGH, PA— April 4, 2012— Nearly nine months before its scheduled completion, space in the $9-million, 40,000-square-foot, state-of-the-art Esmark global headquarters building has now been fully committed. Heritage Valley Health System, a frequent partner in a variety of community activities with Esmark, plans to establish a medical mall to be called “Heritage Valley Edgeworth” at the Esmark building. A “medical mall” is a one-stop shopping concept and design that provides patients with the convenience of accessing primary care, as well as ambulatory and diagnostic services in one easy to access community...

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Former Majestic Steel Executive To Join With New Executive Vice President of Sales, Mark Schwertner, In Growing Esmark Steel Group’s Business In The Northeastern U.S. CHICAGO, IL, January 10, 2012 – Esmark Steel Group, the steel services subsidiary of diversified holding company Esmark Inc., today announced that steel industry veteran Peter Doyle has been named President of the company’s Ohio operations. Doyle, who will be based in Esmark Steel Group’s Cleveland office, will be joined with current company executive Mark Schwertner, who has been named Executive Vice President of Sales, a new position. With more than 25 years of diversified...

October 6, 2011, CNBC.com, By: Jennifer Leigh Parker, Writer The recession forced many US companies to get lean. Will they be ready to meet demand when the global economy picks up again? Maybe not, said Jim Bouchard, Chairman & CEO steelmaking company Esmark, on a panel discussion of mid-sized business leaders. “If the consumer market takes off here, we’ll have a huge shortage of [staff]. We’re scrapping 14 million cars a year and we're only producing 13.5 million. China, where consumer markets are very strong, is already ahead of us. When it swings it will swing fast. We’re not ready,” warns Bouchard, whose...

[button size='small' style='' text='To Frampton Event Page' icon='' icon_color='' link='/community/frampton-photos/' target='_self' color='' hover_color='' border_color='' hover_border_color='' background_color='' hover_background_color='' font_style='' font_weight='' text_align='left' margin='20px 20px 20px 20px'] Organizers estimate around 1,000 attended Sunday’s concert Local News, Sewickley, PA By Alie Gensheimer June 30, 2011 Credit Courtesy of Rebekah Zeffiro Grammy Award-winner Peter Frampton drew a crowd on Sunday at Stage AE in Pittsburgh for a benefit concert that raised thousands of dollars for charity and honored Sewickley philanthropist Jim Bouchard. Jim Bouchard, CEO of Esmark Inc., has donated generously to Sewickley-area organizations for many years. Bouchard’s company wanted to honor his efforts through a charity event that would be fun...

[button size='small' style='' text='To Frampton Event Page' icon='' icon_color='' link='/community/frampton-photos/' target='_self' color='' hover_color='' border_color='' hover_border_color='' background_color='' hover_background_color='' font_style='' font_weight='' text_align='left' margin='20px 20px 20px 20px'] Peter Frampton wows Sewickley-area concertgoers Sunday night. June 27, 2011, Local News, Sewickley, PA, By Laura Tomana Credit Courtesy of Rebekah Zeffiro A benefit concert at Stage AE in Pittsburgh Sunday evening included an opening performance by Bon Journey, a Bon Jovi and Journey tribute band, followed by Grammy Award-winning artist Peter Frampton. Esmark hosted the special event in honor of Jim Bouchard, CEO and founder of Esmark, Inc. and his family. Jim helped the Quaker Valley community dramatically by donating...

June 23, 2011, Sewickley Herald (yoursewickley.com) Grammy Award-winning artist Peter Frampton will perform a concert benefiting local charities and honoring a Sewickley couple Sunday at Stage AE adjacent to Heinz Field. Esmark Inc. is hosting the special evening honoring founder and CEO Jim Bouchard to benefit Quaker Valley Recreation Association; the City of Champions for Haiti Relief Effort; and the Imani Christian Academy. Doors open at 4 p.m. An opening concert by Bon Journey, a Bon Jovi and Journey tribute band, begins at 5 p.m. Frampton will take to the stage at 7 p.m. Food, refreshments and games will be featured at the family...

June 23, 2011, Local News, Sewickley, PA, By Laura Tomana Jim Bouchard, CEO and founder of Esmark, Inc. and his family have helped the Quaker Valley community dramatically by donating to and supporting the area for several years. Now Esmark is hosting a special event to honor the Bouchards. On Sunday, June 26, Peter Frampton will be playing a free concert at Stage AE in Pittsburgh in honor of Jim Bouchard. Doors open at 4 p.m. and the concert will begin at 5 p.m. with an opening performance by Bon Journey, a Bon Jovi and Journey tribute band. Grammy Award-winning artist Peter Frampton is scheduled...

October 20, 2010, Pittsburgh Tribune-Review, By Joe Napsha A Sewickley-based businessman who amassed a steel industry empire that included 10 service centers and the former Wheeling-Pittsburgh Steel Co. before selling it two years ago, is again rebuilding his steel industry holdings. James P. Bouchard’s Esmark Steel Group in Chicago this week announced it acquired the assets of Kelco Metals Inc., a steel service center in Schaumburg, Ill., for more than $9 million. The company, with plants in Illinois and South Carolina, has annual revenue of $45 million. “The valuations are pretty strong,” CEO Bouchard said of the deal to expand his new...

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Esmark Steel Group Completes Third Steel Acquisition In Past Year; Addition of Kelco Strengthens U.S. Market Share And Contributes $45 Million in Revenue Toward ESG’s 2011 Revenue Goal of $300 Million CHICAGO, IL, October 18, 2010 – Esmark Steel Group, the wholly-owned steel services subsidiary of diversified holding company Esmark Inc., today announced that it has acquired the assets of Schaumburg, Illinois-based value-added steel distributor Kelco Metals Inc. for more than $9 million. With annual revenue of approximately $45 million, Kelco Metals Inc. specializes in hot-rolled, cold-rolled and coated steel products serving OEM manufacturers engaged in the agricultural equipment, office...

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Names Industry Veteran Scott Sternheimer As Vice President of Sales To Lead Company’s Growth Initiatives; Former Esmark Executives Michael Ogrizovich and John Krupinski Rejoin Company As Senior Executives CHICAGO, September 28, 2010 – Esmark Steel Group, the wholly owned steel services subsidiary of diversified holding company Esmark, Inc., today announced that it is consolidating its U.S. service center operations under the Esmark Steel Group banner to better serve its growing customer base and streamline operations. Under the operations consolidation Century Steel and Sun Steel in Chicago Heights, Illinois; Chicago Steel & Iron in University Park, Illinois; and Independent Steel in...