MMFX Steel Corporation of America has expanded its regional support structure with the addition of Jeff Girard as regional sales manager, covering the states of Mich., Ind., Wis. and Ohio.
Girard has experience working with engineers in the public and private sectors to provide solutions for technical problems using value added products such as MMFX2 reinforcing steel. At MMFX, Girard, a civil engineer, will further the growth of MMFX2 in the uncoated corrosion-resistant and high-strength reinforcing steel market.
“Jeff adds a key dynamic to the sales team, as MMFX grows with the rise in demand for products that increase life cycles of infrastructure,” said Kevin Bates, vice president of sales and marketing. “Jeff represents another step forward in growing local support for our products and will help us serve more customers as we expand into new territories.”
Girard was most recently a corporate sales engineer for Davis Wire in Calif. Prior to that he was with U.S. Bridge, a national steel truss bridge manufacturer, where he worked as regional sales manager. He was responsible for launching the U.S. Bridge product offering into the Western U.S. Girard was also the national specifications director for NDS Inc. in Los Angeles.
He has been an active member of the American Society of Civil Engineers (ASCE) Government Relations and Government Affairs committees, where he had insight on local, state and federal legislation. Girard is a Mich. native with a Bachelor of Science in civil engineering from Lawrence Technological University in Mich.